We build technology companies.

The Emera ideaHUB is home to a community of engineering students, faculty members and companies who are focused on developing & building innovative physical-products.

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Bring your idea to life.

Operated by the Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University and located on the Sexton Campus in Halifax’s vibrant downtown innovation district, the Emera ideaHUB accelerates the development of innovative physcial-products. From Internet of Things, to ocean-tech, to med-tech, to robotics, the Emera ideaHUB bridges the gap between discovery and commercialization to help students, researchers and faculty bring new products to market and launch and grow their startups.


Bridge the gap between discovery and commercialization.

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Access the programs you need to develop your early-stage product prototype and get to market faster.


Design & Build

Take advantage of the resources, expertise, and tools you need to design and build your innovative product.

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Expand your network and technical skillset at our hosted events through the Partnership Network Program.

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