Springboard receives $9.6M from ACOA
Last week was an exciting one for the Springboard network. We had our AGM, Board meeting, and made a very important announcement.
The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) is continuing its support for Springboard Atlantic by investing $9.6 million, giving our organization another three-year runway.
The Springboard Effect
The significance of Springboard Atlantic’s network is evident at all stages of the commercialization process. Our team is committed to working with both researchers and industry to forge strategic relationships that have a lasting economic impact. Read on for three great examples of how we're #springboarding Atlantic Canadian research. It's something we like to call, the Springboard effect.
Canadian Foundation for Innovation awards Infrastructure Funding to Acadia, Dalhousie and Memorial
The right kind of investment allows scientists to innovate and work on ground-breaking projects that lead to astounding results. The Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) recognizes this and has awarded its Infrastructure Funding to Acadia University, Dalhousie University, and Memorial University.
Springboard Atlantic program turns academics into entrepreneurs
Springboard has been a catalyst in supporting the development of numerous Atlantic companies with global growth potential and impacts across all four Atlantic provinces.
Together with NBCC and NSCC, UNB launches the Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence
On May 25, 2017, the University of New Brunswick announced that Canada's first research centre for metal 3D printing for the marine and defense industry is now open. The partners are the community colleges in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick and Custom Fabricators and Machinists is the commercial partner of the centre.
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