The overall performance of your intelligent transport system depends on the technology supporting it.

MI-8 specializes in ensuring performing intelligent transport systems above and beyond the underlying technology.

We can design, install and integrate your intelligent transport systems. Above all, we can provide you with the deliverables for which the systems were designed for and provide continuous management as well as preventive and corrective maintenance thereby ensuring your investments are cost effective year after year..

Our expertise :

  • Intelligent on and off street parking solutions
  • Dynamic parking guidance systems
  • Traffic data collection systems

Our services :

  • Design studies
  • Selection of technology solutions
  • Procurement, installation and commissioning of system components
  • Equipment integration in a single and open management platform
  • Data management
  • Maintenance and upgrade of systems and equipment.

Our Story

Every business has a beginning, and this is where you talk about yours. People want to know what opportunity you saw or how your passion led to the creation of something new. Talk about your roots--people wanna know you have some.


Michael De Santis, Eng.


Graduate of the École Polytechnique de Montréal with a degree in Civil Engineering, Michael De Santis has over 25 years of experience in transportation engineering and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) in the field of traffic management, public transit and commercial vehicle operations. His skills include planning, defining and deploying technology solutions. As one of the co-founders of Innovation MI-8, he is dedicated in developing and implementing innovative, integrated and sustainable mobility solutions for the smart cities of tomorrow.
Since May 2013 and re-elected in May 2015, Michael is the Chair of the Intelligent Transportation Society of Canada. In addition, he is a member of the Quebec Transportation Association ITS Experts Group and the Institute of Transportation Engineers.


Christian Fay

Vice President

Christian Fay completed his business administration studies at the École Supérieure de Commerce of Sophia Antipolis in France and at Penn State University in the US. Possessing more that 25 years of experience, Christian has managed high growth companies in the field of road signage and construction traffic management. He was Chair of the Quebec Transportation Association in 2004 and Chair of the Quebec Construction Signage Association from 2012 to 2014.


Melissa Grenier

Marketing and business development specialist.

Owning a bachelor degree in business administration with a major in marketing, Melissa Grenier has more than ten years of experience in business management, in particular within Groupe SMG inc. where she held several positions. She is in charge of marketing, promotional and commercial events for Innovation MI-8 inc.

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