The Digital Spectrum Spring 2016 Edition

Digital Nova Scotia Newsletter – Updates and Industry Information

The Digital Spectrum

Quarterly Newsletter: Spring 2016

I am pleased to welcome you to the Spring Edition of our quarterly newsletter, The Digital Spectrum! It is in the seasonal spirit of growth and renewal that I extend our many thanks to our industry members and partners for your […]

EF’s 22nd Annual Showcase Series & Progress Media’s Top101 Companies Awards Tour


EF’s 22nd Annual Showcase Series & Progress Media’s Top101 Companies Awards Tour

The EF Annual Showcase Series is partnering with Progress Media’s Top101 Companies providing a whole new host of opportunities for EF’s entrepreneurs, advisors and partners to connect, network and celebrate their accomplishments. The Showcase Series presents a few of EF’s new and innovative clients to a highly […]

DNS Business 101 Webinar: The New Anti-SPAM Law and Your Business

Business 101 Webinar 
The New Anti-SPAM Law and Your Business 
Featuring David Fraser

Canada’s new Anti-SPAM law comes into effect on July 1st. Every business that communicates electronically will be subject to the new rules with serious consequences for contraventions. Due to the significant impact of this legislation and the popularity of our original session on this […]

DNS Member Industry Session: Nova Scotia Tax and Regulatory Review with Laurel Broten

Nova Scotia Tax and Regulatory Review with Laurel Broten

The Provincial Government recently announced a review of our tax and regulation policies with the aim of improving our economic and business climate. Laurel Broten, a public policy expert and former senior cabinet minister in Ontario, is leading the Nova Scotia Tax and Regulatory Review: Charting […]

Digital Nova Scotia TECH Lounge at High Performance Computing Symposium 2014

Digital Nova Scotia is pleased to announce that it is hosting its Tech Lounge in conjunction with the High Performance Computing Symposium on June 26th, 2014. Industry stakeholders and students are encouraged to attend and participate in this informal networking and career connection session. Opening remarks from Digital Nova Scotia and its partners will begin at 3:30 […]

Third Wednesday June 18th: Bitcoin Halifax and HPSC 2014

Join the Halifax tech/media/marketing community for June’s Third Wednesday at The Carleton.

We’ll have an awesome guest speaker from Bitcoin Halifax, Andrew Redden will be there to talk about Bitcoin, it’s benefits and why everyone should adopt. He’ll also give us some insight about the newly formed ‘Dalhousie CryptoCurrency Club,’ and how they’re there to help.

We’ll […]

Atlantic Venture Forum: June 17-18, 2014

Atlantic Venture Forum is happening in less than two weeks! See what we have to offer this year at #AVF2014!

TWO Amazing Keynotes

Howard Bornstein, Bain Capital Ventures, (Topic TBC)
Dan Park, Azure Capital, The Paradox of Canadian eCommerce: US/Canadian Relationships and Differences

FOUR Company Presentation Opportunities

Two Sessions of Early Stage Presentations featuring 13 Companies from the Atlantic Region
Two […]

Seminar Presentation: Preparing Students for the World of Big Data

Analyzing data, spotting patterns, and extracting useful information have become gateway skills to full participation in the workforce and civic engagement of the 21st century. Yet classrooms are falling short of preparing students for this world. And they’re missing the opportunity to harness the power of big data to transform student learning.

Data science is […]

Business 101 – Protecting Your Brand: Trademark Myths and Realities

Trademarks are the “Kevlar” of your branding strategy (“Kevlar” is a registered trademark of DuPont). They are one of the cornerstones for building your brand image, your reputation and good will in the marketplace. This workshop will address vital legal, practical and strategic questions every business owner should ask about Trademarks when deciding how […]

Third Wednesday and Tech Lounge – May 21st

Join the Halifax tech/media/marketing community for May’s Third Wednesday and the DNS Tech Lounge at The Carleton SPONSORED BY artsScene.

We’ll have some awesome guest speakers, Stacy O’Rourke & Rose Zack both co-chairs of artsScene will be there to talk about how the group is dedicated to mobilizing young business and creative professionals to play an active role in […]