Richard Collin

Grenoble Management School & Partner Nextmodernity

Professor at Grenoble Management School, director of its Enterprise 2.0 Institute and partner at Nextmodernity a leading French social business consulting firm, Richard Collin is recognized as one of the European experts in the e-transformation of organization, collaborative work and social media. He is an authority within the community of decision and policy makers which supports the change and value creation toward knowledge based and networked organization through CWE (collaborative working environment), SN (social networks) and the innovative use of social media. Richard Collin is involved in assisting and coaching companies and institutions in their strategy and operations for change toward the emerging networked sustainable society and the world 2.0 of the nextenterprise i.e. the social enterprise. He had senior executive responsibilities at international level within high technology companies. Co- chairman of the Cluster Green and Connected Cities, he his member of the board of the World Digital Solidarity Agency and  ACIDD, member of the Digital Economy and Innovation committee of the MEDEF and Vice President of AFNeT. He holds degrees as engineer, ESME-Paris, MBA IAE-Grenoble, DESS Social Sciences-Paris Sorbonne, Fellow Western Behavioral Sciences Institute-La Jolla- UCSD, and INSEAD (IAMP)-Fontainebleau.