About I. Icord & J.P.Bernard:

Isabelle ICORD is an expert in the Theory of Constraints and in the Critical Chain Project Management. During the last decades, she worked as a Project Manager in the development of Space and Military electronic products, and implemented the TOC in many international industrial projects. She is now an international consultant in CCPM for several European industrial companies. She holds a M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering from Grenoble INP.

She is the author of:

La Chaîne Critique en Pratique: Mettre en Place la Théorie des Contraintes dans un Portefeuille de Projets, Ed.EP, ISBN 9782354222482



Jean-Pierre BERNARD is a consultant in high-tech business, and Associate Professor of Management at Grenoble Ecole de Management. Thanks to 30 years of international professional activity in the electronics industry in Europe, USA, Asia and India, he has managed many international projects from development to production. As a consultant, he trains MNC’s managers and engineers around the world (Singapore, Riyadh, Beijing, London…) to project and supply chain management. He holds a Ph.D. in Microelectronics from Grenoble University, a Master in Telecommunication Engineering from ENST Bretagne and a MBA from Grenoble IAE.

He is the author of:

Management et Interculturalité , Editions EP, 2012, ISBN 978-2-35422-239-0

Cross-Cultural Management: a French Perspective, EP Editor, 2014, ISBN 978-2-35422-244-4