Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre

Welcome to the IEC

The CBU Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre (IEC) is an inspiring community space where the diverse students of CBU’s student body can meet to brainstorm, learn, collaborate and work together. The IEC hosts creative programming & events providing unique learning opportunities, encouraging spontaneous discussions among CBU students, faculty, and industry innovators & mentors.

Island Sandbox

The Island Sandbox is a member of the Nova Scotia Sandbox community. Island Sandbox provides space for various student groups from Cape Breton University and NSCC Marconi Campus to experiment with new entrepreneurial ideas and access business mentors and other support. Island Sandbox delivers unique hands-on programming and workshops via the Island Sandbox Moodle to assist in professional and personal development. Island Sandbox facilitates the business programs available in the IEC including Design 2 Make, Enactus, Missing Lecture, Exploring Entrepreneurship, and more.

Contact
Todd Graham, Island Sandbox Coordinator
902-565-9004

Events

International Pre-Arrival Session – Student Affairs Supports

Jul 15, 2024 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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International Pre-Arrival Session – What You Need to Know About Coming to Canada

Jul 16, 2024 9:30 am - Jul 3, 2024 10:30 am
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International Pre-Arrival Information Session – Academic Advising

Jul 16, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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International Pre-Arrival Session – Finding Your Home in Canada: A Guide to Accommodation

Jul 17, 2024 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Course Registration Support Sessions

Jul 17, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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International Pre-Arrival Session – Health Insurance in Canada

Jul 17, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Important Dates

July
20

Study Day For April Start 12-Week Courses

July
21

Study Day For April Start 12-Week Courses

July
22

Examinations For 12 Week April Start Courses

July
23

Examinations For 12 Week April Start Courses

July
25

Final Grades Due By 4:00 P.M. In The Registrar’s Office For 12-Week Spring/Summer Term Courses That Commenced On April 29, 2024

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