Join us in congratulating the start-ups selected to participate in the first cohort of Innovacorp Accelerate 2021-2022.

In addition to the $25,000, these start-ups will receive business guidance from our roster of remarkable experts.

Accelerate Ocean Tech

Clean Valley CIC – Nicholas LaValle, Damir Allen – Halifax –
Nature-based algae filtration solution for microplastics pollution

IntelliReefs – Melody Brenna, Konstantin Sobolev, Guyon Brenna, Emily Higgins – United States * –
Artificial reefs that improve coastal protection and fisheries

Marimetrics Technologies – Chris L'Esperance – Dartmouth –
Real-time diagnostic tools for early detection of aquatic animal disease

OceanSync Data Solutions – Jarrett Stuart, Sebastian Ambtman, Andre Bezanson, Stefan Doorn  – Pictou –
Technology to capture real-time offshore weather data

Accelerate Agriculture Tech

Quorum Inoculants – Michel Kaine, Mohamed Hijri, Jeffrey Norrie – Cole Harbour –
Microbial formulations that increase plant health and yield

myFlock – James Walsh – Sheffield Mills –
Technology to reduce risk and operating inefficiencies in the poultry supply chain

Accelerate Health Tech

AvisensX – Ghada Koleilat, Rez Ghasemi – Halifax –
Smart footwear technology for decentralized holistic wellness monitoring

Axtion Independence – Tracey McGillivray, Liam Maaskant, Suling Duong – Wolfville 
Mobility aid to prevent falls and enable fall recovery

NeoCare – Soumendra Singh, Asim Kumar Mallick, Samir Kumar Pal – India *
Non-invasive device for detecting hemoglobin, bilirubin and oxygen saturation in newborns

* The two Innovacorp Accelerate companies based outside Nova Scotia are in the process of relocating their companies to Nova Scotia. They will receive their Innovacorp Accelerate award funds once they arrive in the province.

Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 22, 2021