Spark Cape Breton Innovation Challenge

Bob Pelley, regional manager of Innovacorp, speaking about the Spark Cape Breton Innovation Challenge, which provides seed funding to early stage technology startups, with a particular focus on information technology, life sciences, clean technology, and oceans technology.

"What is truly exciting about the 28 submissions we had [this round]: a full 50% of those were brand new ideas from people that we had never actually heard from before with respect to both Spark and the I3 competition… that's really exciting."