A hub for world-leading research, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Dal Innovates provides opportunities for students and faculty at Dalhousie University to explore and experience innovation and entrepreneurship and develop knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to translate new ideas into innovations. We empower our students and faculty to be the best innovators and entrepreneurs, and make an impact locally and globally.

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Discover

Discover

Sandboxes are collaborative collision spaces across Dalhousie’s campus which bring together multidisciplinary teams to discover and develop ideas and innovative solutions to important local and global problems.  

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Launch

Launch

The Norman Newman Centre for Entrepreneurship's LaunchDal fosters an experiential learning environment for students from all faculties interested in entrepreneurship and business creation.  

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Build

Build

The Emera ideaHUB is the place which helps engineering students, faculty and startups in tough tech design and build prototypes.

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Transition

Transition

The Bridge is an incubator at the Emera ideaHUB which helps students, researchers and faculty start tough tech companies and transition to the larger startup community and innovation ecosystem.

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Grow

Grow

Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) - Atlantic is a seed-stage program for massively scalable, science-based companies, helping promising ventures transition into high-growth companies by providing access to a powerful network of national and international mentors.

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