Innovacorp is Nova Scotia's early stage venture capital organization. It works to find, fund and foster innovative Nova Scotia start-ups that strive to change the world. The goal is to help those start-ups commercialize their technologies and succeed in the global marketplace. Target industries include information technology, life sciences, clean technology and ocean technology.
Early stage investment is at the core of Innovacorp’s business model. The team also gives entrepreneurs access to world-class incubation facilities, expert advice and other support to help accelerate their companies.
This dataset includes data on Innovacorp's major acceleration program awards for Nova Scotia start-ups.
Non-resident overnight visitors to Nova Scotia are asked why they travelled to the province. Responses are grouped into various categories. Percentages will not add up to 100% as there are other, less common, reasons for travel that we have excluded from the dataset.