ISM2018
Global Vision. Peak Performance.
May 6 - 9th | Nashville, TN

Participate in a photo opportunity with our keynote speakers: Arianna Huffington, Gen. Keith Alexander (RET) and John Brennan. The event is from 11:15-11:45 a.m. on Monday and Tuesday. You must be pre-registered to participate.  Location details will be sent later; we ask that you arrive promptly. Registration is US$200.

2018 Pricing

Online pre-registration for ISM2018 has ended. Onsite registration will be available in Nashville.
Member
Individual Price $1,995
Group* Price
$1,795
Nonmember
Individual Price $2,395
Group* Price
$2,095

*Price reflects a discount of $200 per person when registering 5 or more. Additional discounts not applicable with group pricing.

Schedule at a Glance

Sunday, May 6

Monday, May 7

Tuesday, May 8

Wednesday, May 9

Navigating & Networking

12:30 – 1:30pm

Signature Sessions

4:00 – 6:00pm

Breakout Sessions

5:00 – 6:00pm

Picture

Welcome Party

6:30 – 8:30pm

Sponsored by: ADTRAV


Continental Breakfast

7:30 – 8:30am

Sponsored by: AMM

Arianna Huffington Keynote

8:30 – 9:45am

Signature Sessions

10:00am – 12:00pm

Breakout Sessions

10:00 – 11:00am

Breakout Sessions

11:15am – 12:15pm

Lunch/ Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

12:00 – 2:30pm

Sponsored by: Mastercard

Breakout Sessions

2:30 – 3:30pm

Breakout Sessions

3:45 – 4:45pm

Exhibit Hall Reception

5:00 – 7:30pm

Sponsored by: Jaggaer


Continental Breakfast

7:30 – 8:30am

Gen. Alexander & John Brennan Keynote

8:30 – 9:45am

Signature Sessions

10:00am – 12:00pm

Breakout Sessions

10:00 – 11:00am

Breakout Sessions

11:15am – 12:15pm

Lunch/ Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

12:00 – 2:30pm

Sponsored by: Mastercard

Breakout Sessions

2:30 – 3:30pm

Breakout Sessions

3:45 – 4:45pm

Exhibit Hall Reception

5:00 – 7:30pm


Continental Breakfast

7:30 – 8:30am

Breakout Sessions

8:30 – 9:30am

Breakout Sessions

9:45 – 10:45am

John Rossman Keynote

11:00am – 12:00pm


SESSIONS AND EXPERIENCES

ISM2018 is the must-attend professional development conference of the year. C-suite-level practitioners have developed content focused on supplying you with actionable ideas, standards and best practices for your career and company. Maximize your Conference by participating in all that ISM2018 offers.

Learning Tracks

Breakout sessions are categorized into specific learning tracks, giving attendees a clear direction throughout the Conference. Hear from industry leading speakers who will challenge and inform you.

Signature Sessions

Participate in sessions featuring speakers from Fortune 500 companies. These sessions will address the biggest challenges facing the profession.

CPSM
Testing

Begin your journey to becoming a CPSM®. Take CPSM Exam 1 onsite. Leave Nashville with actionable ideas while being one step closer to this distinguished recognition.

Emerging Pro Experience

Ideal for those with 1-8 years of work experience. Participate in specialized sessions and exclusive networking sessions. You will also be eligible to take CPSM Exam 1 at no charge.

Team Experience

Discover new connections, inspire your team and transform your business. Gain Access to preferred seating, exclusive networking, and team building opportunities.

Location

 
Nashville, TN
 
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
The Inn at Opryland, A Gaylord Hotel
 

Sponsorship and Exhibiting

ISM2018 will drive traffic and relationships directly to you with events, receptions and food gatherings for more than 2,500 attendees on the exhibit floor. ISM members spend more than US$1 trillion in procurement annually. That means purchasing power. Last year, 94 percent of ISM2018 attendees had direct conversations with exhibitors, and 76 percent of attendees surveyed said they plan to do business with an exhibitor they met at ISM2017.

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