In the age of buzz words and a narrower focus on increasing ocean technology investment, new and exciting pieces of tech are finding their way to the commercial market. But what makes some technology take off over others? How do some companies find a commercial market and others struggle?
You might remember a few months ago we sent out a survey asking what winter activity you would like to do in February! Well, the votes are in and we are headed to Ski Ben Eoin.
How Can the Municipality Better Support Cape Breton Start-Ups?
Join us February 7, 2019, for a panel discussion with Mayor Cecil Clarke, Deputy CAO/director of technology, John MacKinnon, and members of council. The discussion will focus on the Cape Breton start-up ecosystem and how CBRM support can help shape growth.
Stop by Navigate Startup House on Thursday, February 7, to meet with a variety of business professionals. No appointment necessary.
Here’s some info about the pros you’ll be chatting with:
Interested in becoming a project management professional? Join the PMP Study Group beginning Tuesday, February 5, 2019, to prepare to write your PMP certification. Through 11 sessions held over the course of 12 weeks, participants will work through the PMBOK® Guide, 6th Edition concepts with a PMP certified facilitator.
Join Leaf Forward and Innovacorp on Thursday, January 17, 2019, to hear from special guest Myrna Gillis, CEO and co-founder of Aqualitas, for a discussion about Nova Scotia’s opportunity to be a leader in Canada's emerging cannabis industry.
Exit planning is the creation and execution of a strategy to allow owners to exit their business on their terms and conditions. Exiting your business is one of the biggest decisions an entrepreneur can make, and while sometimes this is in the entrepreneurs control, sometimes it isn’t. Preparing for an eventual exit should be in every business owners mind at every stage of the businesses life...
Innovacorp is pleased to be a partner of Innovation Rounds: ESCF as an Enabler of Ideas to Products to Exit - Experiences from Panag Pharma, happening from 8:30 am - 9:30 am in Halifax on January 17, 2019. See below for details and register for the gathering via email.
Join us Wednesday, January 16, 2019, for the live pitching of Intersect Challenge II with Protocase.
Startup YHZ and Workspace Bayers Lake present: Uprise Consulting’s Lisa Tilley and Light Forty Six co-founder, Kurt Benson, on Wednesday, January 9, for a discussion about running a successful business and what it takes to succeed as an entrepreneur.