IAE FRANCE: University Schools of Management

Network of expert schools in management for more than 60 years

IAE FRANCE is the association that brings together the 35 IAE (University Schools of Management) located throughout France. As real management schools within universities, the IAE have specialized for more than 60 years in education and research and are the most important resource of Research work in Management Science. Being part of the IAE France network brings recognition of the teaching quality of IGR-IAE Rennes.

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The biggest French Management community

IAE FRANCE community brings together various profiles: students, faculty members, practitioners, companies, staff, Alumni…
Everyone have a role to play to develop this wide and powerful community.

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Created in 1957, the National Association of IAE named IAE FRANCE initiates, studies and supports any measures developing and coordinating IAE’s actions. Chaired by Eric Lamarque, elected since May 2018, the board of the association is composed of:

  • Eric Lamarque, Dean of IAE PARIS
  • Virginie DE BARNIER, Director IAE AIX-MARSEILLE, Vice-President of Accreditations 
  • Camille CHAMARD, Director IAE PAU-BAYONNE, Vice-President of Quality projects Christel Beaucourt, Director of IAE Lille : Vice-President of  « Licence » programs
  • Patricia Coutelle-Brillet, Director IAE Tours : Vice-President of Communication
  • Christian Defelix, Director of IAE GRENOBLE: Vice-President of Regional Projects development 
  • Hervé Penan, Director Toulouse School of Management : Vice-President Strategy and  External Relations
  • Nadine Tournois, Director of  IAE Nice : Vice-President of International Development



IAE FRANCE University Schools of Management

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