Marc Lacroix is responsible for the energy sector development at eMcREY. He worked at Hydro-Québec from 1980 to 2013. He has developed a unique expertise related to transmission, generation and smartgrid automation and operation. From this expertise and his participation to international standards, he has developed a visionary viewpoint of the future of power systems. Marc has received a master degree in Electrical Engineering (1995) from École Polytechnique de Montréal. He is an IEEE Senior Member and is active in IEC Smart grid SyC and TC58 working groups 10, 15 and 17.