Indiana University of Pennsylvania and the Institute for
Supply Management–Pittsburgh are partnering to present the
Women Who Lead Conference on August 24, 2018. The one-day event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Rivers Club,
301 Grant Street, Suite 411, Pittsburgh. IUP employees, alumni, and students are invited to register.
Seven Pittsburgh area women business leaders, including Suzy Teele, head of
marketing and communications, Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing, will
be part of the program, presenting on topics designed to inspire participants
and champion the unique talents and abilities of women leaders in the
Teele, a 1982 graduate of IUP who has been honored with the IUP
Distinguished Alumni Award and has been selected for the IUP Eberly College of
Business and Information Technology Hall of Distinction, will be the keynote
speaker for this event. Her presentation, set for 9:00 a.m. is titled “The Time
The schedule of speakers and topics for the remainder of the day are:
Networking breaks will be offered in the morning and afternoon. Cost is $225
for general admission, which includes breakfast and lunch, and $175 for
ISM–Pittsburgh members and IUP employees, alumni, and students. Seven CEH
credits can be earned, and group discounts are available.
For more information or to register, persons may contact ISM-Pittsburgh
Executive Director Lisa Romango at firstname.lastname@example.org, or
registration is also being accepted at the ISM–Pittsburgh website. Space is limited, so early registration is
Sponsors for the event include Stand Energy Corporation, Doing Better
Business, PNC Bank, and Staples.
For more than a century, ISM–Pittsburgh
has impacted supply management and the purchasing profession through best in
class education, certification, communication, and networking
opportunities. Its mission is to enhance the supply management profession,
its image, and its ethical standards while maximizing membership value. The
organization offers innovative and dynamic professional
enrichment programs and continues to build collaborative
relationships with local colleges and universities to promote professional
development and enable access to the latest strategies and thought
processes in supply management.
ISM–Pittsburgh is one of the
founding affiliates of the Institute for Supply Management and is
recognized as one of the leading affiliates in the ISM global
enterprise. More information about ISM–Pittsburgh is available at the ISM-Pittsburgh website.
Founded in 1875, IUP is
one of only four public, doctoral research universities in Pennsylvania. It is
a vibrant, comprehensive, research-based, teaching-focused, student-centered
learning community. With almost 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students
enrolled in more than 140 undergraduate programs, 55 master’s degree programs,
and 14 doctoral programs, IUP combines the academic opportunities of a large
university with the highly personalized and intimate learning-centered
environment of a small college. IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information
Technology, which includes the Department of Management and the bachelor’s
degree program in Supply Chain Management, is fully accredited by the
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Learn more about IUP.
is a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education.
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