Dal LaunchPad Graduates 11 Teams

Dal LaunchPad Graduates 11 Teams

LaunchDal graduated its summer cohort of entrepreneurs on Wednesday night with pitches from 11 teams that were heavily weighted in hardware and oceans technology. Almost all the teams Dalhousie University‘s LaunchPad program are working with or have lined up...
Disrupting the Market for Graphene

Disrupting the Market for Graphene

When Mo AlGermozi and Marciel Gaier manned their booth at the recent Atlantic Venture Forum, they handed all visitors a three-inch piece of black, plastic-like material and challenged them to break it. It was graphene, a revolutionary new material that the two...
All Eyes on Dal in Next 12-18 Months

All Eyes on Dal in Next 12-18 Months

As we look ahead to the second half of 2017, there is one institution in the startup community to keep an eye on in the next 6-12 months, as it has the potential to change the landscape. That institution is Dalhousie University. The region’s startup community is...
ADDtext Aims to Help Troubled Youth

ADDtext Aims to Help Troubled Youth

When Chase Valiant graduated from Nova Scotia Community College on Tuesday, one of the people attending was Keith Gelhorn, who had been mentoring him for years. Gelhorn is an entrepreneur and social worker whose company, ADDvocacy, helps young people with attention...
Spring Loaded Launches Levitation

Spring Loaded Launches Levitation

Spring Loaded Technology on Friday announced the launch of its Levitation knee brace for consumer sales across North America, and is welcoming commercial partnerships with clinics, distributors, and brace retailers across Canada. The Dartmouth company also said it...

Creators Showcase Today at Dal

The Creator Series, an entrepreneurship program for students interested in producing hardware, will showcase its six teams and their products today at 4:30 pm at Dalhousie University. The program has taught six student teams from Launch Dal’s Starting Lean and...