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Save the date! Atlantic Venture Forum – June 17 – 18, 2014


The Atlantic Venture Forum is the new annual event that brings together the best, boldest, most innovative emerging and established IT, Cleantech, and Life Sciences companies in Atlantic Canada. Atlantic Canada has the opportunity to celebrate and further establish its regional leadership in building a vibrant technology commercialization ecosystem of start-ups, high growth companies, […]

DalWiTS Presents: We Start Tech

Part of Dalhousie University’s Women in Technology Society’s (DalWiTS) We Talk Tech series of events, We Start Tech will focus on startups – what it takes to create one, how major corporations provide support for startups, and how students can get involved and plan for their own startup in the future. Held at Volta Labs, […]

Leading Digital Industry to Build Our New Economy


February 24, 2014.

HALIFAX: As the industry association for the fastest growing sector in our province, Digital Nova Scotia applauds the efforts of the Nova Scotia Commission On Building Our New Economy in creating their final report, “Now or Never: An Urgent Call to Action for Nova Scotians” (known generally as the “Ivany Report”).

The […]

Growing Nova Scotia business, one meeting at a time


Press Release

February 18, 2014

Nova Scotia businesses looking to increase their global strength are invited to apply for a new matchmaking opportunity by April 1st, 2014

For the first time ever, ConnectNS is uniting a team of top business and academic leaders from across the province to help Nova Scotia companies grow, one meeting at a […]

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Province Supports Innovators

Premier’s Office, HALIFAX, N.S. – February 7, 2014

The province is sparking innovation and helping Nova Scotia students bring smart ideas to life.

The province is asking universities and the Nova Scotia Community College for proposals to create several sandboxes, or environments where students, innovators and industry can experiment with new ideas that could become businesses.

“Nova […]

Digital Nova Scotia Receives Federal Funding for Women in Technology Initiative

Digital Nova Scotia Receives Federal Funding for Women in Technology Initiative

February 1, 2014 – Halifax, NS – Digital Nova Scotia

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, and Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, on behalf of the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and […]

ABM Microsoft Practice Sessions: Customer Immersion Experience (Feb. 4 – 6)

Digital Nova Scotia (DNS) members and industry stakeholders are invited to participate in a unique “hands-on” learning session on the latest Microsoft technology focused on the Customer Immersion Experience (CIE). CIE facilitators will walk participants through a number of highly interactive scenarios that will provide an extensive hands-on experience with the technology including: Office […]

DigitalNS Business 101 – Privacy Law for Digital Companies

The words “social”, “analytics” and “personalization” all make privacy regulators shudder. David Fraser, widely recognized as one of Canada’s leading privacy and internet lawyers, will provide an overview of privacy laws to help digital companies recognize where their privacy risks lie and steps they can take to mitigate them. If you think privacy is […]

Jan. 15th Tech Lounge and Third Wednesday features CanWIT Halifax and insight on T4G’s Big Data Congress II

Join us for the first Tech Lounge and Third Wednesday event of 2014 hosted at The Foggy Goggle with speakers from CanWIT & others TBA.

Canadian Women in Technology (CanWIT) has active Chapters across the country and is now proud to announce a new city-specific Chapter in Halifax! CanWIT’s new co-chairs Maureen Cooke and Nancy Flam will be announcing their […]

Industry Showcase Seminar: MongoDB and BoundlessGeo – January 15th


Paul Oude-Reimerink, MongoDB

Chad Tindle, MongoDB

Dave Gibbon, BoundlessGeo


Organized by:

M. Scott Syms (

MCOIN Applications Team Lead

Maritime Forces Atlantic Headquarters


Title:    MongoDB and BoundlessGeo: Open-Source Solutions for Geo-Spatial Big Data Analytics


Date:    Wednesday January 15, 2014


Time:    7:00pm



Slonim Conference room (#430)

Goldberg Computer Science Building

Dalhousie University

6050 University Avenue, Halifax



Big data analytics has entered popular discussion amongst the commercial IT […]