IBF is the Institute of Business Forecasting & Planning. IBF is a membership organization that is recognized worldwide for promoting Demand Planning, Forecasting, and Sales & Operations Planning. IBF provides education, benchmarking research, training, certification and conferences and advisory services on a global scale. IBF has a liaison with APICS in organizing many conferences worldwide.

Visie Partners is a member of IBF and provides training under license of IBF. The course Certified Professional Forecaster (CPF) is an educational program which in very different sectors can be used to predict demand.

Read more about IBF at (WWW.IBF.ORG)