Innovators: General


Marine Industrial Lighting Systems Ltd. awarded a contract of $906,000 under the federal government’s Build in Canada Innovation program (BCIP)

by Admin on September 6, 2017

Marine Industrial Lighting Systems Ltd. (MILS) of Mount Pearl has been awarded a contract of $906,000 under the federal government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP) to supply Naval LED lighting fixtures to the Canadian Navy’s Patrol frigates. The BCIP helps Canadian innovators land their first sale and get their innovations tested by the Government of Canada (GoC). This program is just one of the many ways the GoC supports innovation and small and medium-sized businesses across Canada. Read more.

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Request for Proposals Atlantic Canada Oil and Gas International Business Development (IBD) Strategy

by Admin on August 28, 2017

In response to shared international business development interests, the Federal Government and the four Atlantic provincial governments have established a five year, $20 million international business development program known as the Atlantic Canada Trade and Investment Agreement (ATIGA).
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Five Good Reasons to Attend This Year's APEC's Annual Business Outlook Conference

by Admin on August 24, 2017

APEC's annual business Outlook conference will take place on Tue 7 Nov. 2017 – St. John’s, NL at Delta St. John’s.    Here are five reasons to register now for this morning-only event.   Read more.


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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