The Maritime Technology Alliance’s mission is to support, foster and promote the industrial, government and academic naval and maritime assets and capabilities resident in Maryland and the surrounding region.
MTA’s strong focus is the Navy’s Carderock Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center located in Bethesda, MD and the US Coast Guard Yard in Baltimore, MD.
Serve as a catalyst and advocate for regional maritime activities through advocacy and networking
Elevate and educate regional maritime capabilities collaborating with national and local political leadership
Highlight & support local employment needs and economic prospects of maritime opportunities with local organizations
Related activities include working with regional companies, institutions and universities to help foster and develop funded naval and maritime initiatives to enhance the region’s economic and national security interests. MTA, in its role as the area’s point of contact for naval/maritime matters, is an active spokesman for such programs with the Department of Defense and Congress.