Create a Framework to Manage Maritime Crises via NMIO-led workshops that bring together experts to develop a plan for seamless coordination among key government and industry partners in response to critical maritime crises.
Improve Access to Maritime Data through common enterprise architecture solutions like the National MDA Architecture Plan, the MDA Enterprise Catalog and the National Vessel of Interest Lexicon.
Identify Emerging Technology Threats by bringing together global maritime-related technology subject matter experts from partner nations, industry and academia, through NMIO-led conferences like the Global Maritime Forum, and the National Maritime Interagency Advisory Group.
Support Key Presidential Directives like countering Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing by sponsoring an MDA Data Challenge focused on applying big data analytics to fishing vessels.
Support U.S. Mariners and the U.S. Maritime Industry by working closely with maritime partners, to improve timely alerts, warnings and notifications.
Protect the Homeland by overseeing intelligence-based solutions to disrupt violent extremist flow in the maritime domain.