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

Nov. 28, 2018

Sensor Technology Ltd. Receives Funding to Develop Innovative Piezo Technology

Collingwood, Ontario, November 28 – Sensor Technology Ltd., a leading custom piezoelectric and hydrophone producer, will receive funding to begin producing textured ceramics. The…


Nov. 28, 2018

Tech startup helps cut seafood waste | The Chronicle Herald

A pair of young Nova Scotia-based entrepreneurs hope their seafood-tracking technology will become the industry standard to help exporters reduce waste and improve accountability.…


Nov. 16, 2018

Sensor Technology Expands

Sensor Technology Ltd. announced it has expanded its manufacturing to Nova Scotia at the Center for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE), a collaborative facility for…

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