Events Archive

Past Events


Pitch Night at Start-Up Yard at COVE

Start-Up Yard’s Pitch Night is on March 12. Join us!At Pitch Night, Innovacorp-supported start-ups will have five minutes to showcase their venture to our ocean community. Founders… Read more


SENSOR TECH PRESENTS Piezoelectric Materials lecture with Dr Eswar Prasad

Interested in Piezoelectric materials? Come join as Dr Eswar Prasad shares his experience from his long career in the piezo field.About this EventLecture 1. Piezoelectric… Read more


OSC Fall Mixer

Join us at the Ocean Supercluster (OSC) Fall Mixer!This is a key opportunity open to all those interested in attending for networking with OSC members, stakeholders and future… Read more

27 - 31Oct2019

Oceans 2019

OCEANS is the bi-annual event for global marine technologists, engineers, students, government officials, lawyers, and advocates. These industry thought leaders gather for four… Read more

21 - 25Oct2019

Atlantic Canada Trade Mission to Guyana & Suriname

The Newfoundland and Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association (Noia), with support from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), is organizing an Atlantic Canada trade… Read more

16 - 18Oct2019

energy3 Conference

Conference OverviewWe are proud to present energy3: Canada’s Energy Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia from October 16-18, 2019. energy3 is a three-day conference and trade… Read more

01 - 03Oct2019

DEFSEC Atlantic

DEFSEC Atlantic is a major networking opportunity for the Aerospace, Defence and Security industries - the second largest of its kind in Canada. Focused on showcasing Atlantic… Read more


OTCNS Annual General Meeting   OTCNS Event

Please join us for the OTCNS AGM September 25th, Colin MacLean Hall, COVE, 27 Parker St, Dartmouth.All members and partners are ivnited to attend. Please be aware of the… Read more

01 - 06Sep2019

MRC Mission to EWTEC 2019

Marine Renewables Canada, with support from the Government of Canada and the Nova Scotia Department of Energy, will be organizing a mission to the European Wave & Tidal Energy… Read more


Ocean Connector Sociable

This Ocean Connector is about one thing, and one thing only - being social! Join us for a dockside BBQ while you meet leaders in the ocean community. Read more


Ocean Connector: SeaLeon's Travels

What happens when an autonomous vessel enters an international competition to cross the Atlantic Ocean, from Nova Scotia to France?The SeaLeon is a unique vessel as it is a tiny… Read more

26 - 27Jun2019

Atlantic Venture Forum

Atlantic Venture Forum returns to Halifax, Nova Scotia in 2019 for our 7th annual event that brings together the best, boldest, most innovative emerging and established IT,… Read more

18 - 19Jun2019

Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show

The Atlantic Canada Petroleum Show is the premier event focused on East Coast Canada’s energy industry, technology and business. The Petroleum Show has been a mainstay event in the… Read more

17 - 20Jun2019

Noia Conference and Exhibition

The Newfoundland & Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association (Noia) is Canada’s largest offshore petroleum association. With almost 600 members in Atlantic Canada and… Read more

10 - 11Jun2019

MRC Mission to the US Offshore Wind Conference

Marine Renewables Canada will be leading a Canadian mission to the US Offshore Wind Conference, taking place this June 10-11 in Boston, MA. This mission is being supported by the… Read more


Ocean Sonics Grand Opening

You're invited to the grand opening of Ocean Sonics' new headquarters in Truro, NS.The event will consist of words from both Mark Wood and MP Bill Casey followed by the offical… Read more

05 - 07Jun2019

H2O Conference and Exhibition 2019   OTCNS Event

The Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia in partnership with the Government of Canada, the Province of Nova Scotia and the Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship is… Read more


MacArtney Canada Grand Opening 2019  OTCNS Event

Please join us for the grand opening of our MacArtney Canada office, it will be an evening of celebration and cheer! Join us for the presentation and or a bit of good cheer during… Read more

29 - 30May2019


CANSEC has been held annually in Ottawa since 1998 by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI). CANSEC 2018 was a great success and CANSEC 2019 will once… Read more


Ocean Connector - Seafloor Habitat Mapping with Dr. Craig J. Brown

Applied Research, Nova Scotia Community College, Ivany Campus, 80 Mawiomi Place, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 0A5, CanadaGlobally, less than 10% of the ocean floor is mapped at a… Read more


Blockchain: Beyond the Hype With Real World Examples

About NSCC Blockchain Series:Nova Scotia Community College is partnering with Blockchain Learning Group (BLG), Inc. to deliver a series of educational events in recognition of the… Read more


Export Development Opportunities in Colombia: NL

Export Development Opportunities in Colombia Workshop With the support of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, The Maritimes Energy Association recently completed an… Read more


Export Development Opportunities in Colombia: NS

Export Development Opportunities in Colombia On behalf of the energy industry, The Maritimes Energy Association recently completed an Exploratory Business Development Expedition to… Read more


Interactive Q&A Session With the Ocean Supercluster   OTCNS Event

OTCNS and COVE have been in discussion with representatives of the Ocean Supercluster and we have asked for clarification on the processes and requirements on SME’s engagement in a… Read more

09 - 11Apr2019

Ocean Business 2019

A delegation of Atlantic Canadaian representatives will be attending the Ocean Business 2019 event.Ocean Business will host a number of companies displaying… Read more

17 - 19Mar2019

Seafood Expo North America 2019

Seafood Expo North America is the largest seafood event on the continent with over 22,000 attendees in 2018.Business representatives in attendance will be from seafood suppliers… Read more


CPTPP & CKFTA Seminar and Business Forum

Nova Scotia Business Inc., with Global Affairs Canada and Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency is hosting a seminar from international representatives to learn about the business… Read more

25 - 27Feb2019

Oceanology International Americas 2019

Oceanology International Americas is a three-day exhibition and conference showcasing products and technology from 200+ companies with live product exhibits including… Read more


Industrial and Technological Benefits, Value Propositon and How they Relate to Ocean Tech and Marine Industries  OTCNS Event

OTCNS in Partnership with COVE, will be hosting an information session on the Industrial and Technological Benefits Policy and Value Proposition as well as how they relate to the… Read more


Canada Scotland Subsea Partnership  OTCNS Event

Do you want to learn more about how you can identify opportunities in the UK Ocean Tech sector? This session will provide information on opportunities and a possbile new initiative… Read more


Canada's Combat Ship Session  OTCNS Event

OTCNS in Partnership with COVE and Lockheed Martin Canada invite you to a presentation by Mr Glenn Copeland, Vice President Business Development, Lockheed Martin Canada Rotary and… Read more


2nd Annual Ocean Industry Reception

Celebrate the season and network with your Ocean Industry colleagues at the 2nd Annual Ocean Industry Holiday Reception. Join us at COVE (27 Parker Street, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia)… Read more


R&D Pain Points Breakfast  OTCNS Event

Do you have R&D Pain? Join us November 28th for a homestyle breakfast, as we try to help you resolve one of the biggest challanges in R&D - funding programs!  We’ll have a… Read more

Oct 29, 2018
Nov 07, 2018

Trade Mission to South Korea and Japan

NSBI, in partnership with ACOA and the Atlantic Provinces, is currently recruiting Ocean Technology companies to attend a Trade Mission to Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan from… Read more

22 - 25Oct2018

OCEANS 2018 Charleston

OCEANS is the bi-annual event for global marine technologists, engineers, students, government officials, lawyers, and advocates. These industry thought leaders gather for four… Read more

15 - 19Oct2018

Atlantic Canada Trade Mission to Guyana 2018 October 15-19, 2018 (Dates Confirmed)

The Newfoundland and Labrador Oil & Gas Industries Association (Noia), with support from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and the Department of Tourism, Culture,… Read more


OTCNS Annual General Meeting   OTCNS Event

Please be aware that our inaugural OTCNS AGM and Ocean Technology Council Meeting is coming up. Our Board of Directors are pleased to invite all members and partners to attend and… Read more


Halifax Universities Career Fair

This fall, approximately 1,500 university students and recent graduates will attend the 21st annual Halifax Universities Career Fair on Tuesday September 25th from 10 am – 4 pm at… Read more


Industry Information and Engagement Session regarding Environmental Response Equipment (ERE) for the Canadian Coast Guard

This Industry Information and Engagement Session will cover the following:Provide the marine industry with information on how to understand and better respond to the Requests for… Read more

16 - 19Jul2018

Ocean Supercluster Information Sessions

This month, the Ocean Supercluster team is hitting the road to connect with our members and stakeholders. We want to hear from you—please join us to provide our team with valuable… Read more


H2O Conference and Exhibition   OTCNS Event

The H20 Conference is the premiere Ocean Technology Focused event in Atlantic Canada. It's goal is to further promote awareness of the Technology, Research and Innovation happening… Read more

09 - 11Apr2018

Sea Air Space

The largest maritime exposition in the U.S.Sea-Air-Space is now the largest maritime exposition in the U.S. and continues as an invaluable extension of the Navy League's mission of… Read more


ACADA Sayle Safety Training Workshop

Safety Culture Works to Your Advantage  Why attend?The intent of the Safety Culture Workshop is to provide attendees with a range of topics that have measurable impacts on an… Read more


Show Me the Funding Winter Warm-Up Event

ACADA is partnering with CyberNB, a special operating agency of Opportunities NB, to bring you this informational session and networking event you don't want to miss!Learn about… Read more

06 - 08Feb2018

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association - AFCEA WEST 2018

The AFCEA West 2018 conference is the premier Sea Services event. It: -  focusses on C4ISR needs and capabilities; -  involves military, government, industry and academia;   - … Read more


CETA Seminar and Business Forum - NS

Partnering organizations, Global Affairs Canada, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and Nova Scotia Business Inc., are pleased to invite you to attend an export business… Read more

23 - 24Jan2018

National Program Strategy Development & Procurement Modernization for Sustainment and Small Vessel Construction (SVC) Requirements- Regional Marine Industry Consultation Workshops - Atlantic

Atlantic Region – Halifax, Nova Scotia January 23rd & 24th, 2018Workshop ObjectivesThe Government of Canada is hosting a series of four regional Marine Industry workshops with… Read more

Dec 25, 2017
Jan 02, 2018

ACADA will be closed for the Holiday Season - December 25, 2017 - January 2, 2018

Wishing our members and partners and their families a very joyous Holiday and all of the best in 2018.  Read more

06 - 10Nov2017

APEC Business Outlook Conference November 6 -10, 2017 (Respective Provinces)

Navigating Choppy Waters: Trump, Tariffs & New Trade DealsA revival of the softwood lumber dispute and a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement raise concerns… Read more


PAL Supplier Engagement Day - St. John's

PAL Aerospace and PAL Airlines, in partnership with ACOA and ACADA,  will host a series of Supplier Engagement Days across the region throughout October to identify potential… Read more