Innovators: NEWS POSTS



First International Agreement

by Admin on July 26, 2017

On behalf of The Town of Holyrood , CAO Gary Corbett wishes to announce:   Holyrood has signed its first ever international agreement in the Oceans Holyrood Initiative – shortly thereafter, it had the occasion to sign a second.    We are  excited by the economic potential for our Town
Holyrood, Newfoundland signs Friendship Agreement with Galway City Innovation District   Read more.


CEO of the Year

by Admin on July 13, 2017

When Brian Chafe helped sell PAL Group to a Winnipeg firm, it was so he could create a stronger local company. He includes employees and clients in his definition of family— and invests in them and their communities accordingly. And, he’s determined to take PAL Group into the stratosphere of aviation and aerospace defense by staying firmly grounded in Newfoundland and Labrador. Read more.

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Trade Mission to Cuba, Dates Oct. 30 – Nov. 3, 2017

by Admin on July 7, 2017

The Havana International Fair (FIHAV) is the largest annual multi-sector trade fair in Cuba. Last year, it welcomed over 1000 companies from 70 countries and 58 Canadian companies exhibited in the Canadian pavilion.   FIHAV is a key venue to reinforce Canada’s trade relation with Cuba, especially in the context of increasing competition from Cuba’s other trading partners.   Read more.


Canada will host the Sustainable Ocean Summit 2017!

by Admin on July 6, 2017

SOS 2017 theme: “The Ocean Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 14): 
Business Leadership and Business Opportunities”

Over three days, in Halifax, Canada, the 5th Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) will advance ocean sustainable development by tackling critical industry challenges.   Read more.


IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador Section - Call for Submissions

by Admin on June 29, 2017

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS ACADEMIC PAPERS OR POSTERS INDUSTRIAL PAPERS, POSTERS OR PRESENTATIONS   IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador Section in cooperation with Memorial University of Newfoundland presents The 26th Annual Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC)   Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Holiday Inn, St. John's, Newfoundland 180 Portugal Cove Rd, St. John’s, NL   Abstract Topics -Biomedical Engineering -Circuits and Systems -Communications and Networks Read more.