October Dinner Meeting

Apart from exceptional teaching, amazing learning and great food, our monthly ISM-Arizona meetings and events bring our members remarkable networking opportunities.


Continuing Education Hours (CEH) can be earned by attending ISM-Arizona meetings and professional development programs. Each member is responsible for signing the attendance sheet for a CEH.  * ISM-Arizona routinely takes pictures during the meetings.

Members: Log-in to the Members Portal to RSVP and receive special member pricing. 


U-Haul Corporate Conference Room

2727 N Central Avenue

Phoenix AZ 85004

*See MAP below and attached PARKING DETAILS

*Please don not register until you have confirmed attendance, we will need to have an accurate headcount to make sure we have seating and dinner costs covered

Wednesday, October 23rd at 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

“Cost Modeling” 

presented by David Sebesta

A how-to for building goods and services cost models, and harnessing the power of cost models.


David has over 15 years of experience in strategic sourcing across a wide variety of categories, including indirect, professional services, direct materials, and new product development.  He has worked in the plumbing, consumer goods, hospitality, vending, industrial manufacturing, and transportation industries.


David has a Bachelor of Science, Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University and has attained the CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M., A.P.P., and CPIM credentials.

Meeting Credits (CEHs) and Cancellations


CEH Credits Available:

You can receive one CEH for each hour of learning. CEH's for our year (June through May) are available after the May meeting.  A reminder email will be sent to each member that they are available upon request. 


Meeting Cancellations:

To cancel your RSVP, please contact ismazinc@gmail.com two or more days prior to event. If cancellation is necessary, a credit will remain on file for use within the next two months (meeting/event).  After that, your credit will no longer be available.


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