Novarium, an innovation campus focused on the blue economy, has formed a strategic partnership with the Port of Québec. This collaboration will promote innovation, research, and sustainable development in the marine sector, leveraging the unique advantages of the Port of Québec’s location. The port offers substantial infrastructure for liquid and solid bulk, serving as a key cruise port on the St. Lawrence and facilitating intermodal connectivity. By facilitating research and development, supporting maritime innovation, and enhancing the region’s standing in the blue economy, the partnership aligns with Québec’s aspirations for a more sustainable economy. This venture will not only assist startups in addressing the complex challenges facing the Port of Québec but also contribute to its growth, providing a testing ground for innovative blue economy initiatives.