The Intersection of Creativity and Innovation: Which Comes First

Every innovator has asked themselves this age-old question: what comes first, creativity or innovation? Do we need to be creative to innovate? Or is innovation a result of being creative? Why should we care about understanding the difference between these two concepts?

Where Do Great Ideas Come From?

As an innovator, you may have asked yourself this question more than once. Coming up with a great idea is never easy, and it can be hard to know where to start.

What Failure Teaches Us About Entrepreneurship and Life

There’s no such thing as failure, only feedback. That’s what all successful entrepreneurs say, anyway. And they’re probably right. But even if you don’t believe in the power of positive thinking, there’s still a lot to be learned from failure. After all, it is the ultimate teacher.

Co-working Spaces: The Key to Success

Co-working spaces have become increasingly popular in recent years as more and more professionals are looking for flexible and cost-effective alternatives to traditional office environments. These...


We support innovative startups and founders bring their ideas to life and grow their startups into thriving businesses.


We help traditional industries throughout Atlantic Canada innovate through programming, corporate challenges, and working with industry professionals.


We believe in exposing youth to Entrepreneurship and STEAM programming.  Building the future innovators in Rural Communities.







Why Us?

IGNITE Atlantic is a rural innovation hub that brings people together to explore how to make change possible in rural communities. IGNITE aims to create a culture of innovation by exposing youth to STEAM & Entrepreneurship, giving startups the support and resources to help them succeed and working with traditional industries to find solutions to big problems and create global opportunities for these sectors.  

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