TecSocial: RampAge | Cape Breton

After working at a summer camp for people with cognitive and physical disabilities, Rebecca Dunphy identified a void in the market. While taking campers on outings, Rebecca realized that ensuring spaces are accessible doesn’t have to mean a total retrofit for a building. Through this realization, the social enterprise RampAge was born.

Competitive Intelligence Workshop - Market Insight for Innovation

Nova Scotia Business Inc., in partnership with Venn Innovation and with support from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, is excited to bring world-leading intelligence expert, Jonathan Calof, to Nova Scotia for an introductory session on an exciting, new program designed to help you develop market insights for your business.

Studies have shown that companies that use the methodologies presented at this session are statistically proven to be more innovative. Are you:

Neothermal Energy Storage

Neothermal Energy Storage has developed a unique electric thermal storage (ETS) heating device to lower heating costs for homeowners by up to 50 per cent. The device uses patent-pending storage cells that store heat from off-peak electricity more efficiently, using a safe, non-toxic salt solution – the same that is used in rechargeable hand-warmers.  

NovaResp Technologies

NovaResp develops patient-specific and breath-specific breathing support devices for patients with sleep apnea. The company’s lead product, BreatheAlong, determines the respiratory health of sleep apnea patients and provides personalized breathing support. Using this technology on positive airway pressure (PAP) machines will save patients from strokes and heart attacks and reduce health-care costs.


Harbr is developing the world’s first construction management Artificial Intelligence (AI) by organizing and managing data to keep projects on schedule. Harbr was born when construction minds and technical intelligence collided through a renovation project, when the founders decided to solve construction site inefficiencies due to their personal experiences. Harbr is focused on building easy to use products for the construction industry.

Notable Tech, Real Estate & Construction Investors Join Forces to Fund Harbr's C$1.75M Seed Round

Harbr, a mobile job site reporting app that provides predictive scheduling and intelligence for construction, has closed an oversubscribed Seed round of C$1.75 million. This round brings together notable real-estate and construction executives from across North America, giving Harbr access to major markets in the U.S. and Canada.


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