Our Objectives

Coalesce and integrate the breadth of organizations and academia – traditional and non-traditional – contributing to technologies and applications in the undersea and maritime domain.

Create a shared and heightened awareness of all national undersea and maritime-related technologies, applications, and resources across academic, defense and commercial markets.

Surface shortfalls, gaps and trends in technologies and capabilities required to further undersea and maritime missions.

Provide access to a secure, professional environment to share ideas and resources, and collaborate to develop and refine innovative technology solutions.

Promote appropriate cross-utilization of technologies and unique capabilities originating and applied in the commercial and defense communities.

Provide the Department of Defense access to a single and comprehensive source of national organization and capabilities involved in the undersea and maritime technologies.

Serve as a neutral and objective avenue for public and private companies to pursue eligible technology candidates to meet specific technology needs.

Facilitate research and learning for all participants in this community to enhance their ability to develop and further undersea and maritime technologies.