11 Startups Join Dal’s LaunchPad

11 Startups Join Dal’s LaunchPad

LaunchDal has accepted a diverse range of 11 early-stage companies into this summer’s LaunchPad Accelerator. The 10-week program provides each team with $10,000 and the resources to launch and grow their ventures. Offered by the Norman Newman Centre for...
Rovault Plans Pilot for Its Seafood Tech

Rovault Plans Pilot for Its Seafood Tech

Halifax-based RovaultAI has designed a marine camera solution that could potentially save $2 million per year for some of the region’s seafood plants. The algorithm-based visual recognition software is specifically designed for the oceans sector and identifies species...
Ashored Wins $3000 from LaunchDal

Ashored Wins $3000 from LaunchDal

Ashored Innovations, a young venture that aims to help automate the lobster and crab fisheries, captured the $3,000 first prize at Dalhousie University’s Collide Fall 2017 Pitch Competition on Thursday night. LaunchDal, the university’s entrepreneurship program,...
Launch Dal wraps up Collide Winter program

Launch Dal wraps up Collide Winter program

  Starting in January, Launch Dal began their mini-accelerator for the Winter term. The Collide fall program was a great success with 13 different workshops and networking events, resulting in 11 eligible completing the program requirements.   The Collide...
Launch Dal launches Collide Winter 2017 program

Launch Dal launches Collide Winter 2017 program

Starting on September 20th, Launch Dal initiated the Collide program – a series of entrepreneurial workshops, pitching and networking events to help individuals launch their ventures. So began a program with the goal to inspire entrepreneurship and connect...
Muise Turns Anxiety Battle into Startup

Muise Turns Anxiety Battle into Startup

Entrepreneur Joel Muise’s struggles with mental illness motivated him to found his startup, Tranquility Online. Now Muise is seeking participants to test his online service for treating anxiety.Muise is looking for 48 people who suffer from anxiety to help him test...