Isabelle Lessard

Lighting Expert, Transportation Department

City of Montreal, Canada

Working for the City of Montreal for the past 14 years, she acts as the lighting expert in the Transportation Department and she leads several project such as defining the City's lighting policy, the maintenance of the architectural lighting of Old Montréal, the LED conversion of 134 000 fixtures and the deployment of an intelligent lighting management system where the opening of the marketplace was one of her concern. The innovation she did during the call of tenders made a world premiere of this project and propelled Montreal’s urban lighting as a technological showcase. She’s also the author of several articles published in the journal Routes et Transports of the AQTr (Association Québécoise des transports).