Why Join ISM–Madison?

Educational Opportunities

Enhance your skills by attending our local meetings and seminars, led by experienced instructors on topics like supplier selection, e-commerce, purchase planning, cost-price analysis, and more.

Professional Certification

The internationally recognized Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) and the Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD) programs demonstrate your competency of purchasing and materials management. Learn more about the certification programs here.

Networking Opportunities

Open the doors to valuable contacts within the purchasing community at local meetings and educational functions.

Committee Participation

Acquire new skills and build your existing in planning, managing, and organizing while developing your leadership potential. Learn more about committee opportunities.

Professional Development Resources

Get member-only access to:

  • Online courses.
  • Affiliate and group webcasts.
  • Self-study workbooks.
  • Webinars and podcasts.
  • Professional certification study materials.

More information about these resources is available on the ISM web site.


Membership in ISM-Madison is open to all persons involved in purchasing, supply management or other related fields. For more information about membership, contact Kim Sandstrom at info@ismmadison.org.