Two Nova Scotia ocean technology companies are each receiving $50,000 in funding through Innovacorp’s Blue Solutions Start-Up Challenge. The companies will use the money to further develop their technologies.
Support to take your team to the next level.
Early stage technology companies will soon have more access to venture capital.
If you are working with or interested in projects, planning, strategy, organizational development or change management, join us for a two day interactive session on project management. Training will focus on industry best practices and the tools and techniques recognized by the Project Management Institute (PMI).
This training is not just for budding project managers. Participants will become familiar with the specific project management processes applicable to their current or future projects. This is an interactive course with breakout sessions and written exercise components.
SkySquirrel Technologies Inc. and VineView Imaging, leading providers of aerial imaging and crop diagnostics for vineyards, have announced a merger of the two companies. The merger is effective today, and the companies plan to begin integrating operations, customers, global partners and employees immediately.
SkySquirrel, the Canadian-based tech start-up recently closed a $3-million investment round, including a $2-million investment from an Ontario-based private investor and $1-million from Innovacorp, a venture capital organization in Nova Scotia.
Diving into Big Data
By far, the majority of international trade is carried over ships, some sources putting that figure upwards of 90 per cent. Chances are that most of what you have in your home, what you wear, even maybe what you eat, was once on a ship. Port cities like Halifax and Saint John have a huge dependency on their seaport operations for economic well-being. Evidently, it's important that all these goods, and the people and ships that bring them to you, are efficiently tracked.
Join us for an overview of Market Intelligence Services provided by MaRS Discovery District. MaRS provides start-ups with access to premium market intelligence resources and services.
Innovacorp and Volta Labs are the two Nova Scotia organizations that have been granted access to the MaRS Market Intelligence offering. We are pleased to host Chris Kim from MaRS to present an overview of the program.
A light lunch will be included at the session.
Side Door is an online booking and ticketing platform, giving audiences instant access to intimate and unique events happening in their neighbourhood.
Dugo enables wireless companies to save on opex and capex while keeping them informed of their cell towers' energy-related performance.
Appili Therapeutics Inc. (Appili), an anti-infective drug development company, announced today it has signed a licence agreement with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) to develop ATI-1701, a vaccine to protect against Francisella tularensis, a potential bioterrorism agent that causes tularemia.