The Procurement and Sourcing Institute of Asia (PASIA) is a non-stock, non-profit organization based in Asia that aims to develop a community of procurement, finance, manufacturing, IT, and C-level executives � a common venue to share ideas and best practices to address the needs and concerns of supply management professionals in Asia.
As a regional procurement and sourcing association, it networks senior level executives in charge of managing spend in the company through procurement and sourcing strategies that impacts their corporate bottom line.
PASIA is a unique network that leverages across countries in the Asia-Pacific region and tackles strategic procurement and supply management issues. It provides opportunities for the promotion of the profession and the expansion of professional skills and knowledge.
PASIA aims to professionalize the procurement function and bring procurement and supply management professionals into the boardroom of every organization in the Asian region. As it grows, PASIA will be the number one source of supply management information and knowledge that will address supply management-related issues.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: What does PASIA stands for?
A: PASIA means Procurement and Sourcing Institute of Asia (PASIA)
Q: What does PASIA do?
A: PASIA is a regional procurement and sourcing association that raises the bar and professionalizes the industry through education and knowledge-dissemination on strategic procurement and supply management issues.
Q: Where is it based?
A: PASIA�s shared secretariat is based in Makati City, Philippines.
Q: How is PASIA related to the Institute of Supply Management (ISM)?
A: PASIA is the only multi-country affiliate of ISM � the largest and most-respected supply management association in the world, which champions the professionalization of the supply management function through its standard of excellence, research, promotional activities, and education. PASIA is at the forefront of bringing these initiatives in the Philippines and the entire Asian region. Membership to PASIA is an automatic membership to ISM. Visit www.ism.ws.
Q: How do I become a member?
A: Complete the PASIA membership form, which can be downloaded at the Membership page and e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to +632 8448586.