How Science and Technology Can Drive Economic Growth and Benefit All Maine People

Outline of the state of Maine


The Maine Innovation Economy Advisory Board (MIEAB) coordinates R&D activities and foster collaboration among public, private, and nonprofit research institutions and the business community. The Board, all appointed by the Governor, the president of the Maine Technology Institute, and the director of the Governor’s Office of Policy Innovation and the Future, prepare a plan every four years to set a path towards economic prosperity through the advancement of science and technology. Additionally, the board serves at the state’s Joint Steering Committee and oversees EPSCoR programming in Maine.