Innovators: Press Releases



    Memorial welcomes new vice-president (research)

    by Admin on August 10, 2017

    Memorial University has appointed Dr. Neil Bose as vice-president (research). The Board of Regents approved the appointment at its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 9. Dr. Bose was selected following an intensive international search by a committee chaired by the university’s president and vice-chancellor Gary Kachanoski that included faculty, staff and students, and representation from Memorial’s three campuses.   Dr. Bose begins his tenure on Nov. 1, 2017. Read more.


    Welcome to Ocean Technology Alliance Canada (OTAC)

    by Admin on August 10, 2017

    OTAC was created by the regional Ocean Technology Associations in Canada to help grow the economic capacity of Canada’s Ocean Technology sector for the benefit of sector companies and affiliated organizations.  

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    Call for Papers: Coastal Ocean Observation

    by Admin on August 9, 2017

    The Journal of Ocean Technology (JOT) production team invites the submission of technical papers that describe cutting edge research related to Coastal Ocean Observation for its spring 2018 issue. Papers should present the results of new (i.e., not previously published) research in ocean technology, science or engineering, and be no more than 7,500 words in length. Student papers are welcome.   Mapping the deep - August 25, 2017 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.