Local Training

ISM—Chicago is here to help members obtain and maintain their professional certifications and provide pertinent educational opportunities to purchasing and supply professionals and those interested in learning more about the profession.   

Our chapter offers a variety of events that develop and educate while fostering the need to network. We stay on top of trends and changes to keep our training relevant to what our members expect and need for success.

Organizations looking to do on-site education or training should reach out to us to discuss your needs. Please contact our Training Executive at or our office at  


Upcoming Events




Chapter Meeting

ISM-Chicago Supply Chain Management and Strategic Sourcing Competition

Each team will choose a case study developed by ISM-Chicago, Inc. and work together to create a detailed solution to the problem. The solution shall be presented via PowerPoint or any creative way the team chooses in front of a panel of judges (industry experts). The presentations will be judged on the creativity of the solution, the level of research performed, the effectiveness of the solution, presentation skills, and use of strategic sourcing strategies.

Teams of 4 are welcome to register to compete for a $1,000 cash prize and other incentives.

We are looking forward to you joining us during this exciting event!

Sponsor: 120 ISM-Chicago, Inc.
Chicago, IL