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16 innovative, women-led businesses to watch

July 20, 2022
By Victoria Tech Journal Date: July 17, 2022 Welcome to this week’s Sunday Digest, brought…

How COAST seeks to take oceantech to the next level

June 8, 2022
By James Matthews, Victoria Tech Journal Date: June 8, 2022 The Centre for Ocean Applied Sustainable Technologies…
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COAST Talks Features Blue Economy Innovators, Scientists and Entrepreneurs on June 8

June 3, 2022
The Centre for Ocean Applied Sustainable Technologies (COAST) today announced South Island Prosperity Partnership (SIPP)…

B.C.’s New Economic Plan in Alignment with COAST’s Efforts

February 18, 2022
The Centre for Ocean Applied Sustainable Technologies (COAST) is pleased to see a strong focus…

Greater Victoria positioned to make waves in blue economy: advocates

December 18, 2021
As industries evolve, advocates of the ‘blue economy’ say the region’s existing knowledge of harnessing…

Government of Canada backs visionary company’s high-tech solution for better protecting marine environments

December 2, 2021
Investment supports Open Ocean Robotics, a leading Canadian cleantech company, and will help Canada protect…

We talk to Emilie de Rosenroll, Startup CEO of COAST.

November 25, 2021
COAST is an exciting economic development initiative to create Canada’s next Pacific ocean and marine…

Why Canada Is Making Waves in Ocean Sciences

November 11, 2021
The country's ocean sciences sector boasts rich marine history, innovation ecosystems and strong leadership in…

Prosperity Partnership takes helm of ocean innovation hub

November 2, 2021
The South Island Prosperity Partnership has been tasked with leading the Centre for Ocean Applied…