MARTS members work collaboratively to provide knowledge and resources to identify and develop technology solutions, support and empower non-traditional contractors, and connect the Department of Defense with rapid and efficient access to critical and cutting-edge research and technology through its collaborative contracting acquisition process.
MARTS works with national security agencies to identify and define their current technology gaps. Utilizing human-centered design thinking methodologies, S2
MARTS and its membership help the government better understand its needs and connect to the “art of the possible” allotted by engaging a broader, diverse innovation ecosystem. S2
MARTS engages its membership, strategic partners, and networks to identify potential technology solutions and manage the project through development, testing and fielding.
Membership is open to any entity that is:
- Permitted to do business with the Department of Defense and that has technology and expertise relevant to the S2MARTS focus areas.
- Interested in accelerating and improving the discovery, development, and deployment of new technology solutions for operational and Warfighter readiness of the United States military.
- Committed to bridging the growing innovation gap between the United States military and non-governmental sector in order to ensure the military has access to the most innovative technologies available.