Digital Nova Scotia (DNS) is the industry association for Nova Scotia’s $2.5 billion ICT and digital technologies sector.

Our programs, events, and opportunities enable us to connect our digital community and proudly promote its successes. Through skills development, capacity building, industry events, strong partnerships and the promotion of IT opportunities, we are supporting our sector as it continues to grow, evolve and thrive.

We pride ourselves on connections. Connecting industry with talent through our opportunities portal, connecting industry leaders through networking events and roundtable discussions, and connecting with national organizations to increase the profile of our sector and province. We are a membership driven organization. Our members range from startups and SME’s to large multinational corporations, universities and colleges, government, and non-profits. Interested in becoming a member, click Join Today in the top right corner!


Our Areas of Focus

Capacity Building

What do we do?

Skill Building 90
Industry Promotion 100
Facilitating Connections 95
Engaging Youth 75

Our Core Programs

Meet Our Team

Ulrike Bahr-Gedalia
Ulrike Bahr-GedaliaPresident & CEO
Caitlin Patterson
Caitlin PattersonDirector, Marketing
& Communications
Rosie Shen
Rosie ShenOffice Manager
Tyler Farmer
Tyler FarmerProject Coordinator

Learn more about DNS

Our Mission
IT starts here. IT stays here. IT grows here.
Our History
Our Board of Directors