Jean-François Veilleux graduated from University of Sherbrooke in 2008 with a bachelor degree in electrical engineering. Having worked with CIMA+ since then, he specialized in the field of power system studies. In the past years, Mr. Veilleux was involved in the design and commissioning for multiple renewable projects (solar and wind) in Ontario and Quebec. He also developed a specific expertise through a smart grid integration project for remote communities with CanmetENERGY. Is involvement in the MILES project with Hydro-Quebec, as a technical lead, provided him some new insights on the distribution systems of different utilities.