The Valley REN & i-Valley partner to pursue Smart Region status

Innovation Grows Here

The Valley REN & i-Valley partner to pursue Smart Region status

  The Valley REN signs an agreement with i-Valley to pursue a new, international Smart Region designation for the Annapolis Valley. KENTVILLE, OCTOBER 31, 2017: The Valley Regional Enterprise Network has signed a partnership agreement with the i-Valley Intelligent Community Association to pursue an international Smart Region designation for the Annapolis Valley. A Memorandum of Understanding…

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AVCC is an “innovation agent” in agriculture

  PART 1 in the Valley REN blog series introducing “innovation agents” agents in the Annapolis Valley. The Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce  will present the annual Agriculture Innovation Accelerator Award on November 28. The Valley REN interviewed the chair of the AVCC  Agriculture & Agri-Food Committee, Gary Morton, to ask him how this award, now in its fifth year, is advancing innovation…

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Innovation grows here

This is the sweet spot for innovation: where new technologies and traditional knowledge capitalize on the unique natural resources of geography and climate. With the promise of better broadband and a more collaborative approach to regional economic development, the Annapolis Valley can grow into an innovation region. The potential is great and the foundation is…

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