Building pathways to discover, accelerate, and deliver innovation from nontraditional sources to solve national problems.

Bridging Innovation Framework


Develop an intentional and comprehensive strategic plan for successful transition.


Embed into and convene at regional technical centers of gravity to build trusted community relationships and greater understanding of national problems.

Scout & Match

Leverage our networks to identify sources and capabilities that address national problems.


Accelerate identified capabilities by applying our deep technical domain knowledge, unique resources, and expansive Government and industry network.


Deliver capabilities rapidly through streamlined contracting.

In the News

A Passion for Social Innovation

A Passion for Social Innovation

A Chat with Tammy Freeman
by Niall White

I had the opportunity to visit with Tammy Freeman, the latest in our ongoing “SME Interviews” for MITRE’s Bridging Innovation. We talked about Social Innovation, sustainable tourism, graduate school, and of course, Bridging Innovation. Tammy is creative, courageous, and very friendly. I hope you enjoy the read!!


The Catalyst Accelerator Demo Day – November, 18, 2021

The Catalyst Accelerator Demo Day – November, 18, 2021

You’re invited to Demo Day for the Digital Engineering for Space Applications: Modeling and Simulation cohort! This event will be held IN-PERSON at Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation in Colorado Springs, Colorado. You DO NOT want to miss out on meeting the eight cohort companies and hearing from our Guest Speaker, Brig Gen Todd Moore, Deputy Commander of the Space Training and Readiness Command within the United States Space Force! Breakfast and refreshments will be provided.

The ROBOT BLOCK PARTY IS BACK! October 2, 2021

The ROBOT BLOCK PARTY IS BACK! October 2, 2021

These are definitely the droids you’re looking for.

Stop by the Robo Boston Block Party on October 2nd from 11:00am – 4:00pm, to see the latest in all things robotics. From autonomous vehicles to drones, over 30 organizations will be spread across Seaport Common and the adjacent Exhibit Tent demonstrating their robots or offering hands-on experiences and STEM activities. You’ll be able to witness robots walking, crawling, flying, and helping humans in new and unique ways.

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