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Why Intellectual Property Matters: IP 101 Workshop

Hybrid event

From protecting your business' name, logo, or slogan to the information on your website, internal information and other ideas including artistic creations, inventions, and innovations - Intellectual Property (IP) rights are very important and should matter to you and how you do business. Invest Nova Scotia and the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) invite you to join them for a two-hour virtual […]

Innovate to Scale: Leveraging IP to Compete in CleanTech

COVE - Dartmouth 27 Parker St, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

To set clean tech companies in Atlantic Canada up for success, Innovation Asset Collective (IAC) teamed up with Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Springboard Atlantic and Invest Nova Scotia for a one-day session designed to help companies like yours leverage IP to source capital and effectively compete in global markets. This event is aimed at Canadian companies in expansion […]

Unlocking Innovation

Hybrid event

"A collaborative session hosted by the Research Innovation Office (RIO) and NSERC's Innovation to Innovation (I2I) team that will delve into the technology transfer process at Memorial University and the journey towards NSERC –I2I grants. I2I grants aim to accelerate the pre-competitive development of promising technology originating from the university and college sector, and to promote its transfer to a […]

R3 Capturing Climate Opportunity

Delta Brunswick Hotel St John, New Brunswick, Canada

NBIF will be hosting a one-day symposium in Saint John, NB on Nov. 23 at the Delta Brunswick Hotel. Connect with fellow innovators and stakeholders from around the province to foster collaboration and spark new ideas. R3: Capturing Climate Opportunity will see researchers, entrepreneurs and decision-makers come together to meet the challenges of the climate crisis and create opportunities in […]

IP, Copyright and Generative AI: What Writers, Artists and Creatives Should Know

Acadia University Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada

The use of generative artificial intelligence (AI) is increasing exponentially.  So are the legal questions around copyright ownership of works created by AI technology.  This specialized session will cover what writers, artists and creatives should know about IP and copyright generally, as well as touch on some of the legal issues arising in Canada around the use of generative AI. […]

IP Strategies for AI Ocean Companies

The PIER at the Seaport 1209 Marginal Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

IP Strategies for AI Ocean Companies, hosted by OSC, OSP, & Springboard Atlantic. Hear from Jeff Slater, Senior Patent Agent at Smart & Biggar LP, who will speak about the importance of having an intellectual property (IP) strategy for ocean companies adopting AI as part of their business. You’ll learn about the relationship between IP, AI and data and hear […]

Industry-Research Partnerships for Ocean-Climate Action Workshop

Hybrid event

"This interactive workshop will bring together industry and research communities to explore partnerships around climate-ocean solutions.  You will: Hear from OFI and OSC leadership about co-funding and collaboration opportunities Connect with industry and research communities in themed breakout groups to explore collaboration and project ideas Make new connections across industry and research communities to create new opportunities. Researchers: Why should […]

COVE Ocean Connector: The future of international autonomous system innovation

COVE - Dartmouth 27 Parker St, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

"Autonomous systems will be necessary for the ongoing maintenance of offshore industries such as wind farms as they mitigate risk to humans from the somewhat exciting but dangerous environment offshore. Autonomous systems have the potential to improve the availability of information from offshore assets significantly, but they need to be trusted to do the job safely. This means showing that […]

Beef Day @Dal

Save-the-date Dalhousie Agriculture and the Maritime Beef Council will host the first “Beef Day @ Dal” on November 25, 2023, in Truro, Nova Scotia.  The event will bring together researchers, industry, and government to discuss current research activities within the beef sector, view current research equipment (carcass ultrasound demonstration), and hear about national research initiatives.   Location TBC

ERINL’s Digital Offshore ’23

St. John’s Convention Centre St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

"Digitalization offers significant opportunities and benefits for the offshore energy industry to improve efficiency and reduce costs, enable development, enhance safety, and reduce emissions. Energy Research and Innovation NL and the techNL Digital Oil and Gas Program are hosting Digital Offshore ’23, a conference about industry trends and insights on opportunities and challenges presented by the digital transformation of Newfoundland […]

Smart Digital Ports of the Future

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The first edition of Smart Digital Ports North America 2023 will be hosted on 5th & 6th December 2023 in Halifax, Canada! The two-day conference will mark the first Port Technology International event in Canada, partnered with Halifax Port Authority. Smart Digital Ports has been hosted in Europe for seven years and has become the leading hub for all things […]