Partners

• Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging (IBB) / National Research Council of Italy (CNR)

The Institute of Biostructure and Bioimaging, with its headquarters in Naples and locations in Catania, Rome and Turin is a translational research centre that utilizes knowledge on the biological basis of diseases, and on proteins implicated in human diseases to develop new tools for prevention, diagnosis, and more targeted therapies. To accomplish the mission, there are more than 70 researchers with expertise in medicine, biology, chemistry, physics and computer science. The researchers studying biomolecules from a structural/functional standpoint, interface with clinical scientists and experts in preclinical/clinical in vivo imaging who investigate models of diseases in animals and subsequently diseases in humans.

• NATO Maritime Interdiction Operational Training Center (NMIOTC) Lead Organization

NMIOTC is a multi-nationally and jointly manned NATO Accredited Education and Training Facility (NAETF), commanded by a Flag Officer of the Hellenic Navy. NMIOTC is associated with Allied Command Transformation (ACT) in a similar way as the other NATO Educational Facilities, such as NATO School Oberammergau (NSO), NATO CIS School (NCISS) Latina, NATO Defense College (NDC) Rome, Joint Warfare CENTRE (JWC) Stavanger, Joint Forces Training CENTRE (JFTC) Bydgoszcz and Joint Analysis Lessons Learned CENTRE (JALLC) Lisbon. It coordinates closely with ACT to get training directions and guidance and has strong links with other NATO and partner maritime entities.

NMIOTC conducts combined theoretical and practical training necessary for NATO forces and Partners to better execute surface, sub-surface, aerial surveillance and special operations activities in support of Maritime Interdiction Operations (MIO). NMIOTC aims at improving allied and partner vessels’ expertise in MIO, while promoting skills, interoperability and cooperation among them, as well as supporting ACT in developing MIO tactical doctrines, directives and manuals. Moreover, NMIOTC supports ACT in research, experimentation, modeling and simulation while it contributes to ACT’s lessons learned process. In the context of its mission, partner countries are also encouraged to participate in NMIOTC activities and invited to assign their personnel to NMIOTC in order to better facilitate conducted training to both, allied and their countries’ units.

• NCIA NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency

The NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency was established on 1 July 2012 as a result of the merger of the NATO Consultation, Command and Control Agency (NC3A), the NATO ACCS Management Agency (NACMA), the NATO Communication and Information Systems Services Agency (NCSA), the ALTBMD Programme Office and elements of NATO HQ ICTM.

To strengthen the Alliance through connecting its forces, NCI Agency delivers secure, coherent, cost effective and interoperable communications and information systems and services in support of consultation, command & control and enabling intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities, for NATO, where and when required. It includes IT support to the Alliances' business processes (to include provision of IT shared services) to the NATO HQ, the Command Structure and NATO Agencies.

• Naval Criminal Investigation Service (NCIS)

The United States Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is the primary law enforcement agency  of the U.S. Department of the Navy. Its primary function is to investigate criminal activities involving the U.S.Navy  and U.S.Marine Corps, though its broad mandate includes national security, counterintelligence, counter-terrorism, cyber warfare, and the protection of U.S. naval assets worldwide. NCIS is the successor organization to the former Naval Investigative Service (NIS), which was established by the Office of Naval Intelligence after the Second World War.

• US Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is the coastal defense, search and rescue, and maritime law enforcement branch of the United States Armed Forces United States and one of the country's seven uniformed services. The Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission with jurisdiction in both domestic and international waters and a federal regulatory agency  mission as part of its duties. 

• Incadence Strategic Solution

InCadence Strategic Solutions, founded in 2009, is a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) headquartered in Northern, VA. They specialize in providing cutting edge technical solutions, deep functional and domain subject matter expertise, operational intelligence and high-end engineering services for our government and commercial clients. They are committed to contributing to our national security and worldwide Intelligence Community (IC). We provide our customers and teammates with strong, sound technical solutions, fresh ideas, exceptional personnel and experienced program management. They do this with the highest levels of integrity, ingenuity and commitment to ensure mission success.

• INTRACOM Defense Electronics

• Crossmatch