We are a non-profit association of Purchasing and Supply Management professionals. The Rio Grande Valley affiliate of ISM is home-based in Brownsville and covers the South Texas area that includes Harlingen, McAllen, and Laredo, Texas.


 Virtual/Distance Learning and In-Person Registration options available for both Seminars.

In-Person Registration Option:
ISM-Rio Grande Valley will also offer this seminar in-person open to all public purchasing professionals to keep abreast of the latest developments in public purchasing.  In-person participants will have access to the full class schedule, speakers and continuing education hours in a classroom setting.  The host hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, is committed to safety and will meet all CDC requirements and social distancing standards in the classrooms.  Mask will be recommended in the classrooms and public areas. 

Virtual/Distance Learning Registration Option:ISM-Rio Grande Valley is excited to offer all public purchasing professionals this event on a virtual platform.  We value your public commitment and professional experience, together we can continue to provide this learning opportunity emphasizing the latest trends of this ever changing profession. Participants will have access to the full class schedule, and can navigate easily between sessions. By registering for this option you will be provided links and can track your attendance for continuing education hours toward keeping your certifications current. 


More seminar information by clicking on menu link.  As always if you need more information please email us at office@ismrgv.org.

A Public Education Purchasing SeminarA Public Purchasing Seminar
Sept. 22, 23, 24, 2021June 22, 23, 24, 2022
Hilton Garden Inn Resort,
South Padre Island, TX
Hilton Garden Inn Resort,
South Padre Island, TX
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ISM-Rio Grande Valley, Inc. was recognized as


demonstrating operational and educational excellence and received the ISM 2017 Affiliate Excellence Award at the  ISM2018 International Supply Management Conference in Nashville TN, Tuesday, May 8th, 2018.