Your entrepreneurship community
Dalhousie University recognizes the impact it has as a hub for innovation and the role we play in one of the province's greatest competitive advantages.
Dalhousie hosts three inter-university sandboxes. Sandboxes are collaborative, interdisciplinary spaces where students can come together with peers, mentors and external advisors to take business concepts from idea to execution. The information communications technology innovation space at Dal is ShiftKey Labs, headquartered in the Faculty of Computer Science.
Halifax start-up ecosystem
The Halifax start-up ecosystem is strong. Halifax is home to many support networks that will help you get started: from the design and innovation component in university; to incubators and accelerators; to early-stage investment supports.