Search results for: Innovacorp

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  • 31 August 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has named Malcolm Fraser as its new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

  • 10 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has appointed two new members to its board of directors.

  • 4 February 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has recently appointed two new members to its board of directors. The new appointments are Nicole LeBlanc, a native of St. George, New Brunswick, and Eleanor Beaton of Windsor. LeBlanc is a dynamic member of Canada’s startup community. She serves as the director of investments and partnerships […]

  • 4 September 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Nova Scotia start-ups have a chance to compete for up to $170,000 (C$ 225,000) through Innovacorp’s provincial I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition. The I-3 competition supports high potential, early stage knowledge-based companies, and encourages entrepreneurial activity across the Nova Scotia province. The competition will take place in five geographic zones across the province. Each zone winner […]

  • 8 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Innovacorp has opened a new competition called Spark West to identify and provide seed capital for start-ups in western Nova Scotia, with the preference for clean and ocean technology sectors.

  • 22 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia-based start-up Luna Ocean has received funding through Innovacorp’s Blue Solutions competition to further advance its tidal energy technology.

  • 4 September 2015

    Nova Scotia start-ups have a chance to compete for up to $225,000 through Innovacorp’s provincial I-3 Technology Start-Up Competition. The I-3 competition, finds and supports high potential, early stage knowledge-based companies, and encourages entrepreneurial activity across the province. “More and more people now see how empowering it is to be an entrepreneur,” said Stephen Duff, […]

  • 21 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Innovacorp has set up three funding opportunities for innovation support to Nova Scotia ocean technology companies.

  • 6 March 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has launched a call for ocean energy start-ups to join its technology incubator inside Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE).

  • 1 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The C$800,000 Spark Innovation Challenge has been launched in Nova Scotia to support new technology companies with the special interest for those in clean and ocean technology sectors.

  • 6 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Province of Nova Scotia and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) have teamed up to provide C$920,000 ($740,000) of support for Nova Scotia start-ups in the ocean and clean technology sectors.

  • 14 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA) has launched a $150,000 call for proposals to improve techniques for the environmental monitoring of tidal power.

  • 15 June 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    The government of Canadian Province of Nova Scotia has on Thursday, June 15, sworn in new ministers for energy, and environment.

  • 20 April 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Two collaborative research projects run by industry and academic researchers have received funding to develop new environmental monitoring technologies for tidal energy applications.

  • 31 October 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE) has opened a call for tenants for companies, researchers and individuals interested in advancing ocean-related work at the facilities in Halifax Harbour, Nova Scotia.

  • 18 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from December 12 – 18, 201

  • 20 April 2017
    Research & Development

    Industry and academic researchers will join forces to collaborate on two projects in developing new environmental monitoring technologies for tidal energy applications.   The projects were selected for funding through a joint research competition sponsored by the Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA), the Nova Scotia Department of Energy and INNOVACORP. The projects’ […]

  • 4 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Ocean innovators in Canada will soon have a new place to work and collaborate, with the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship, known as COVE, set to open this spring. Five companies have signed tenant agreements for the new ocean hub located on the former Coast Guard site on the Dartmouth waterfront. Taylor Widrig, Halifax, […]

  • 18 September 2020
    Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    Canada’s Ocean Startup Challenge has shortlisted 31 companies to compete for 10 prizes of $25,000 and in-kind support from partners. “Applicants accepted our challenge by proposing creative solutions to solve industry hurdles, with more than a third of the shortlisted companies having ocean technologies in the earliest stages of development,” said Don Grant, executive director, […]