Combating climate change with cleantech

The calls for action on global change have become louder and far more frequent in recent months, with children skipping… read more

Volta’s community expands with the welcoming of five new resident companies

Volta, Canada’s East Coast Innovation Hub, officially welcomed five new Resident Companies to their community of innovators. With these new… read more

Engaging youth and newcomers in the innovation economy

Atlantic Canada’s youth and newcomers have a few unique similarities: they infuse our communities with creativity and diversity, and are… read more

Adapting traditional industries through corporate innovation

Imagine you’ve worked nearly your whole life for one company – you excel at your role, love the industry, and… read more

From the classroom to the boardroom: why students make great entrepreneurs

Gone are the days where students accept passively sitting in an auditorium, listening to a professor drone on as their… read more

Inclusive innovation: Shifting mindsets from output to opportunity

Despite our global connectivity, the world is not “flat.” That’s according to Fiona Murray, Associate Dean of Innovation at the… read more

Turning rejection into resilience

You’ve probably heard the story before; a driven founder eager to fund their company is rejected by hundreds of venture… read more

Making the LEAP: Preparing your startup for an accelerator path

In the startup world, speed is everything. New ideas are, well, rarely ever new. The odds are that dozens of… read more

Find the funds to fuel your venture

In the best of times, funding can fuel a startup’s growth, increase employee counts and boost productivity. But in the… read more

Resources for new businesses in Atlantic Canada

You have what it takes to launch a successful business – a great idea, some subject matter expertise and the… read more