Antoine Duplantie-Grenier, M.Sc. M.Eng.

Energy System Modeller

Curious energy modeller, boosting operational efficiency and technology innovation to refine database management and client integrations.

Antoine is an Energy System Modeller at ESMIA. Drawing on his extensive expertise in leading transformative projects and operational enhancements, he is instrumental in boosting the efficiency and security of our modeling operations and processes. His solid background in IT, software integration, and system optimization significantly contributes to these efforts. This role spans refining large-scale database management and facilitating client integration. His experience in client support equipped him with the skills to educate clients on the complexities of energy models, helping them to effectively use ESMIA’s tools and services. Antoine also drives innovation in energy system models, incorporating renewable technologies, smart grids, and energy storage to align with global trends and client needs for sustainable practices. He bridges the gap between technical experts and stakeholders, ensuring that the solutions developed meet the evolving needs of the energy sector.

Antoine is deeply committed to working towards a cleaner and more equitable energy future and pushing forward with related technologies. With a rich background in cybersecurity and data science, Antoine made a strategic shift to the energy sector, aiming to work in an area that aligns with his personal beliefs.

Prior to ESMIA, Antoine sharpened his skills in innovative projects across various sectors. At MayaHTT, he led data analysis and software development projects, providing custom solutions for major clients like eBay, Hydro-Québec, and CSL. He then moved to Ubisoft, where he tackled cybersecurity challenges, notably by driving a major initiative to securely migrate and implement over 250 applications across 55 global studios. This top priority project for the Security and Risk Management department, highlighted his ability to blend technical expertise with strategic vision. Throughout his career, he has sharpened his data analytics skills to drive decisions while fostering strong connections with others.

He holds a master’s in energy engineering from Polytechnique Montréal (Canada) and earned his bachelor’s in electrical engineering from the École de Technologie Supérieure (Canada).