Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship

A collaborative facility for applied innovation in the ocean sector.

COVE brings together people, ideas, industry and research to help our community and members to work in new ways. Together, we are a catalyst in creating the world’s next practical, commercial and revolutionary ocean tech advances.

All in one place.

The Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE) will bring ocean technology innovation and commercialization to the water’s edge of Halifax Harbour

Innovators. Educators. Defenders. Explorers. And so much more.

With a strategic location on North America's east coast, the ocean-related focus of its universities and community college, and the depth of its science-based workforce, it’s no surprise Halifax is a world leader in ocean science and business.

Recent News

May. 15, 2019

MassChallenge Boston Announces 2019 Cohort

100+ high-impact companies to access global network of support and resources in Boston  BOSTON, MAY 15, 2019 - MassChallenge, a global network of zero-equity startup…


May. 15, 2019

Javelin Technologies to wade deeper into Canada’s east coast ocean sector

To further support the designers, engineers, and manufacturers who are bringing ocean technology advances to the marketplace, Javelin is partnering with Start-Up Yard at COVE…


May. 13, 2019

NSCC Strive: Ocean Research

NSCC is built for the doers, makers, and creators. Watch as Oceans Technology students pair up with NSCC's Applied Research team and put their classroom learning to work by…

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