Event | Jul 5/18

Please join us in Halifax on Thursday, July 5, to learn which start-ups have won the 2018 Spark Innovation Challenge.

Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax, and Hugh MacKay, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Chester-St. Margaret’s, will be there to help us celebrate Nova Scotia’s new technology entrepreneurs.

Event | Jul 4/18

Join the Startup YHZ community to kickoff our monthly meetups for all start-ups and entrepreneurs in Nova Scotia. Meet like-minded individuals who are passionate about growing their idea and learn more about available resources for start-ups.

Event | Jun 29/18

Join us Friday, June 29, as Veronica Sampson-Merryfield talks about the software engineering process and outlines how things should be done and what can and does go wrong with various anecdotes from her career. This is a seminar-style presentation for entrepreneurs new to software projects. The presentation will cover the process of a software project.

Event | Jun 25/18

Venture for Canada invites you to a special event to meet the Nova Scotia Cohort of Venture for Canada Fellows.

Who should attend?

Event | Jun 25/18

Answering Questions About Your Start-Up in a Business Model Context

Event | Jun 21/18

With the growing demand for seafood, global aquaculture production has surpassed capture fisheries landings as a way of providing a healthy food choice to a growing population. Aquaculture production in Nova Scotia is also trending upward and the sector overall is increasingly relying on technology solutions to increase productivity and to reduce environmental impacts.

Event | Jun 7/18

The Spark Innovation Challenge 2018 shortlist was selected earlier this week. 

Event | Jun 6/18

Innovation in Hip & Knee Arthroplasty

Event | Jun 5/18

The Lazaridis Institute Introduces: Blitzscaling by Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh

What is the secret to Amazon’s success? What do Facebook, Google and Airbnb have in common? Contrary to what you’ve read, it’s not superhuman founders, mythic “passion”, or spectacularly savvy venture capitalists. It’s Blitzscaling.

Event | May 24/18

Beers and Blockchain: Crossing borders, organizations & modes of transportation: How blockchain will manage and track the paper trail of millions of shipping containers across the world.