Rod Collins C-Suite Network Advisor Since September 2020

Innovation Strategist | Author | Keynote Speaker


Rod Collins is the Chief Innovation Facilitator at Salt Flats, a strategic innovation firm that partners with forward-thinking corporations and leading-edge start-ups to create new businesses and products that sustain growth in digitally transformed markets. Rod is a leading expert on the future of business and a regular blog contributor to He is also the author of Wiki Management: A Revolutionary New Model for a Rapidly Changing and Collaborative World, which highlights the innovative tools and practices used by a new breed of business leaders to enable extraordinary performance in a world reshaped by digital disruption.

Much in demand for his insights on the next wave of the digital revolution, Rod has appeared before thousands of people around the world.  His keynote talks on how emerging technologies such as blockchain, the Internet of Things, and artificial intelligence will dramatically transform business, product, and operating models have captivated people from a wide range of companies including IBM, Hitachi, Oracle, Pfizer, Virtual Instruments, the World Health Organization, Comcast, CDW, Info-Tech, CHG Healthcare Services, Datalink, Rio Tinto, Salesforce, Simplivity, Sitecore, Xcentium, and One World Labs.

Rod keeps a pulse on the developments and shifts in technology to help industry leaders understand how technological innovations will reshape their product models and to use this knowledge to not only improve their current operations but, more importantly, to be leaders rather than victims of digital transformation.