News & Events

May 22 2014
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CCSBE 2014 Conference: Roadmaps to Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Mark your calendar for an amped-up CCSBE 2014 (May 22-24) – the annual conference for The Canadian Council for Small Business & Entrepreneurship.

Apr 29 2014
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Business Over Breakfast: Success in Sales

Of course you have a fabulous innovative product that addresses a significant market pain. Now there’s just that “small” step of getting it into the hands of paying customers.

Apr 10 2014
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HR Workshop for Start-Ups

This workshop had to be postponed at the last minute. We hope to reschedule it for the near future.

Mar 28 2014
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A Conversation...Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Workshop

Join us on Thursday, April 3, at the Technology Innovation Centre in Dartmouth for a workshop on intellectual property (IP) with Cecile Klein. Cecile is a business development officer with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO), the entity responsible for registering patents, trade-marks, copyrights, industrial designs and integrated circuit topographies in Canada.

Mar 28 2014
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Nova Scotia Technology Helps Athletes to Up Their Game

Halifax-based Up My Game is enhancing how coaches and athletes capture, review and share video to improve athletic performance. 

With an equity investment from Innovacorp, Nova Scotia's early stage venture capital organization, Up My Game will refine its product and expand into new markets.

Mar 26 2014
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POSTPONED DUE TO LOOMING STORM! Business Over Breakfast: Mentoring - Getting the Most Out of It
NOTE: We’re postponing this event until May. Hoping the snow will have stopped by then.

Many start-ups fail due to a lack of experience or support. A great mentor can provide the expertise, advice and inspiration you need. And mentors stand to garner a lot in return when matched with the right company and person.

Mar 23 2014
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Spark Cape Breton Winners Named

Six new technology companies in Cape Breton have been named winners in the inaugural Spark Cape Breton competition.

A total of $200,000 in cash will be awarded to the following ‎companies:

Mar 19 2014
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Basalite Bringing Green Concrete to the Emerald City

Seattle may be nicknamed the Emerald City due to its lush forests, but thanks to Basalite Concrete Products, Seattle is about to get even greener.

Basalite announced Friday (March 15, 2014) that it will be expanding its green concrete masonry offerings by installing CarbonCure’s technology in its Dupont, Washington, plant.

Mar 18 2014
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New Research Infrastructure Supports Innovation in Nova Scotia

The computer screen in front of Dr. Randy Newman dances with peaks of red and blue lines as a test subject hooked to a computer in a nearby room listens to a list of rhyming words.

Mar 14 2014
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You're Invited: Meet the Neighbours 2.0

Innovacorp with its partners Dalhousie Industry Liaison and Innovation office and the Dalhousie faculty of medicine invite you to join us on Friday, March 21, to Meet the Neighbours 2.0 – What’s Your Shtick!