Increase your recognition, add to your credentials, and expand your network of professionals through the IBF by becoming an IBF Ambassador. Earn complimentary event passes, deeper access to IBF's network of professionals & resources, discounts on IBF services, and more by fostering the growth of demand planning & forecasting. All IBF Ambassadors will formally(be) recognized by IBF.
This includes assisting on-site preparation prior to the event, registration support, and being a point person for those that have questions about the event, the IBF, and in Demand Planning & Forecasting in general. We would also like our Ambassadors to introduce speakers in the sessions and interview attendees to learn how companies are meeting their demand planning & forecasting challenges today. IBF Ambassadors will be asked to write a one page document on what topics and sessions they feel are most helpful at the conclusion of the event.Benefits:
We would like IBF Ambassadors to register on Twitter, Linkedin, and Facebook, etc. and stay active by posting questions, answering questions posed by others, and "tweeting" their thoughts and ideas about the field. Once active, you will find these platforms to be highly rewarding and a valuable source to stay on top of the field and businesses todayBenefits:
We would like IBF Ambassadors to participate on our blog to generate discussion and share thoughts without restrictions. Plus, we would like Ambassadors to contribute on external blogs by commenting on articles or blogs based on Demand Planning & Forecasting, while referencing support of the IBF. You can do this in forecasting, planning, and supply chain related discussion forums, blogs, forums, and more. All social platforms are opportunities to express yourself and raise thoughts, new ideas and things to consider in Demand Planning & Forecasting. Whether you have something to say about a company in the news that could not meet their demand, or you acknowledge a key to success in improving forecasting and planning performance, blogging allows your voice to be heard and recognized.Benefits:
We are always looking for new voices and perspectives to share their experience either as a speaker at an event or as an author in our publications. We would like IBF Ambassadors to recruit and nominate professionals that would make valuable contributions, supporting the IBF. We would also like our Ambassadors to support the IBF in terms of promoting the value of membership, getting certified, attending IBF events, training programs and more to your network of professionals both inside and outside your organization.Benefits: