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What is TOC?

TOC – The Theory of Constraint is an approach assisting managers in running organizations and systems in a better and more effective way.

TOC is over 43 years old. TOC covers all aspects of managing systems and organizations. It has a wide body of knowledge supported with practical procedures for effective implementation.

In his presentation Oded Cohen, who has been for 40 years with TOC will give an overview of TOC, its applications, its logical tools and its knowledge base. 

Bio - Oded Cohen

Oded is a Co-Founder and Co-President of TOC Practitioners Alliance TOCPA,  Senior TOC Expert at tocExpert Ltd., International Director at TOC Strategic Solutions Ltd., co-founder of tocExpert ThinkCamp – an international center for further TOC development, the tocExpert Network and TOC Practitioners Worldwide group on Facebook. 

Oded has over 40 years of experience in developing, teaching and implementing TOC methodology, solutions and implementation processes working directly with Dr. Goldratt all over the world. Among the countries to which Oded brings his expertise are the USA, Canada, Japan, India, China, the UK, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Colombia, Chile, Peru, Turkey and many others.   

Oded in the is the author of Ever Improve – A Guide to Managing Production the TOC Way, published in June 2010, translated to Spanish and Chinese. Oded co-authored the book Deming & Goldratt: The Theory of Constraints and the System of Profound Knowledge – The Decalogue, and together with Jelena Fedurko-Cohen Oded has co-authored the book Theory of Constraints Fundamentals.

He regularly presents in the international conferences, has many publications and video materials, and has contributed to a number of books on TOC, the TOCICO Dictionary, and the bank of TOC materials on TOCPA portal. Oded regularly writes in the blog Serious Talk about TOC.


About Marris Consulting

Marris Consulting is an industry consulting and training company specialized in the Theory of Constraints (ToC) and Critical Chain Project Management. We focus on improving the performance of manufacturing and process industries by using Constraints Management combined with Lean and Six Sigma. To boost project performance, we also use Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM), which we sometimes combine with Lean Engineering. Our 2-day performance audits, our performance consulting services and our project management, Lean, ToC & CCPM training by our industry consultants offer a wide range of solutions to help our clients around the world reach the highest possible levels of performance.

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