Dr. Thierry Isckia

    Doctor Thierry ISCKIA is a Visiting Professor at the IKI-SEA. He is a full-time Professor of Strategic Management and Innovation Management in Telecom Ecole de Management (Institut Mines-Telecom) and Head of the IGT research group (Innovation Globalization and Transformation). He is also Director of the part-time Master in Strategic Management. Before joining Telecom Ecole de Management, Thierry ISCKIA spent seven years at the National Center for Telecommunication Studies (CNET, now Orange Labs) as a researcher in the Department of Economics & Technico-Economics Research. Then, he spends 3 years in France Telecom Multimedia Services as Traffic Manager & Business Developer. His research interests are in Strategic Management and Innovation Management. His current research investigates business ecosystems and/or network-centric innovation, knowledge-based inter-organizational collaborations and platform-based innovation management. Doctor ISCKIA has recently published a book called “Understanding Business Ecosystems: How firms Succeed in the New World of Convergence (De Boeck, 2013) that explains how firms can overcome collective innovation related challenges in knowledge-intensive sectors.