Innovators: NEWS POSTS


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Canada's Ocean Supercluster Announcement

by Kassandra Sharron on February 15, 2018


The federal government and private sector’s co-investment in the Ocean Supercluster positions Canada to become a global leader in the knowledge-based ocean economy. Ocean resources are one of Canada’s most significant potential advantages, with the longest coastline and the fourth largest ocean territory in the world.  Read more.


NATI- Intellectual Property Program

by Kassandra Sharron on February 15, 2018

NATI- ACOA Intellectual Property Program 

Intellectual Property (IP) rights are an extremely valuable asset for any business – possibly the most important that a business can have. NATI recognizes that local companies may lack the knowledge, expertise, and resources necessary to protect their ideas and products, and may not have the level of access to resources, such as specialized legal counsel, that are needed to protect their IP.  Read more.


Titan Submersible

by Kassandra Sharron on February 15, 2018

In January 2018, OceanGate completed construction of Titan, formerly known as Cyclops 2, a 5-person submersible designed to dive to depths of 4000 meters. Once validation testing is complete, Titan will be the only privately owned manned submersible in the world that is capable of reaching this depth.   Read more.


Nominates for the Timothy R. Parsons Medal

by Kassandra Sharron on February 8, 2018

Nominate someone for the Timothy R. Parsons Medal, which honours outstanding contributions in the field of ocean sciences.   Who is eligible? 
This medal is awarded: Read more.


Kraken Wins International Offshore Wind Energy Competition

by Kassandra Sharron on February 8, 2018

Kraken Wins Award for SeaVision® 3D Underwater Laser Imaging System     Read more.