The Institute of Business Forecasting & Planning (IBF)-est. 1982, is a membership organization recognized worldwide for fostering the growth of Demand Planning, Forecasting, and Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP), its mission.
The IBF provides education, benchmarking research, training, certification, conferences and advisory services on a global scale. IBF is instrumental in helping businesses increase cash flow, market-share, and growth by improving forecasting and planning performance. Learning, sharing, and advancing are the foundational cycle that IBF members and their companies experience. No other organization has as much depth and experience in providing educational content for Demand Planning and Forecasting as IBF.