Innovators: General


by Admin on September 22, 2017

Philip Meintzer’s research into a better design for cod pots could help build a sustainable, commercial fishery for cod.
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Westwood Insight: Offshore Wind – The Price is Right

by Admin on September 22, 2017

The ongoing reduction in the cost of generating renewable energy continues to make the headlines. Offshore wind has relied on subsidies to be viable in the past and, for the overwhelming majority of projects, this remains the case. In the UK, the support mechanism works by providing project owners with a guaranteed price (strike price) for the electricity generated, and developers competitively bid for these CfD (contract for difference) awards. Read more.


Call for manuscripts – Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences special issue

by Admin on September 13, 2017

Ocean Tracking Network invites you to submit a manuscript to a special issue of CJFAS. The invitation is open to anyone using OTN acoustic infrastructure globally or using OTN funding globally.   Deadline  –  1 October 2017   About CJFAS   Read more.


Business Women in International Trade (BWIT) – Missions and Events

by Admin on September 13, 2017

Upcoming Trade Missions and Webinars Women-focused trade missions are designed to help women entrepreneurs achieve success in international markets. Women benefit from the advice and assistance of the Trade Commissioner Service before, during and after the trade mission. If you are ready to export, BWIT can help you prepare for the trade mission and get the most out of it.   Read more.


Tech Firm Revolutionizes Underwater Exploration

by Admin on September 6, 2017

Our oceans and deep-sea spaces remain a mystery – more people have walked on the moon than have journeyed to the bottom of the ocean.
Named for the mythical sea creature eulogized by Jules Verne, Kraken Sonar Systems Inc., of St. John’s, Newfoundland, is scoring commercial success by unlocking the secrets of our coastlines and oceans with leading-edge underwater imaging technology. Read more.