An independent, not-for-profit corporation, the Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC)
was established with support from the Maine State Legislature in 1988.
The organization has a 12 person board of directors comprised of
industry, government, and university representatives.
MAIC's office is located in Corbett Hall on the campus of the University of Maine, in Orono and at the Univeristy's Darling Marine Center in Walpole (email our office).
Christopher V. Davis serves as the Executive Director of MAIC.
In support of it's mission, MAIC promotes applied aquaculture research, assists in the
formulation of policies favorable to industry growth, serves as a clearing house for aquaculture
information, and liaises with government organizations, aquafarms and general public.