CONNECTING UNIVERSITY KNOWLEDGE AND RESEARCH TO BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY.
INNOVATION. GROWTH. EFFICIENCY.
Questions about your business and coronavirus?
Resources for Maine businesses affected by the novel coronavirus.
Coronavirus-related program changes
Important updates to Office of Innovation and Economic Development programs related to novel coronavirus.
Apply for I-Corps
I-Corps helps foster innovation and entrepreneurship by providing faculty, staff and students with the tools and guidance needed to identify the market opportunity for their STEM-based research.
Developing cancer detection technology
UMaine receives patent for technology to aid in early detection of breast cancer.
Bringing additive metal manufacturing to Maine
The University of Maine Advanced Manufacturing Center is offering additive metal manufacturing services and training to businesses statewide.
We build partnerships, make connections, and communicate in matters of innovation, economic development, and workforce development while empowering new and existing businesses around the state, strengthening the economy, and enabling students, faculty, and staff to pursue innovation and entrepreneurship for the University of Maine System.
News Center Maine highlights UMaine professor, graduate students forecasting economic fallout of COVID-19
‘The Maine Question’ looks at impact of COVID-19 on tourism, economy
‘The Maine Question’ explores the role undergraduate research plays
SEANET’s legacy: The impact of interdisciplinary aquaculture research on Maine
WABI reports on UMaine helping make ‘aerosol boxes’