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Speaker Notes

Speaker presentations from past events can be found here. ISM-Philadelphia membership log in required. If you attended an event as a paid guest and would like to receive the presentation, please contact

Topics and Speakers

Check back soon! We’re busy planning monthly dinner events for the year. Topics, speakers, and locations will be updated on a continuous basis as we make arrangements. Some potential topics include:

  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Economic Outlook
  • Supplier Diversity
  • Negotiation Training
  • Supplier Development
  • Procurement Metrics
  • Contract Clauses
  • Contract Management
  • Cost analysis
  • Make / Lease vs Buy Analysis
  • RFPs, RFIs, and RFQs
  • MRO Spend Management
  • Green Procurement
  • Capital Equipment Sourcing
  • Risk Management
  • Six Sigma
  • Government / Public Contracting
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Project Management
  • Career Development


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Join ISM-Philadelphia within 30 days of attending an ISM-Philadelphia educational dinner meeting and we will credit the cost of the meeting towards your membership dues. That's a $55 discount on your dues!