The Center for Technology and National Security (CTNSP) is a Department of Defense-funded think tank that conducts research and analysis on emerging trends in science and technology, strategic forecasting, and program assessment. The Center divides these efforts into five distinct lines of operation:
- Advanced Learning Initiatives
- Civil Military Affairs Integration (CMAI)
- Emerging Challenges
- Life Sciences
- Science & Technology.
In support of its mission, the Center delivers technical studies, program reviews, senior workshops, electronic data products, inter-agency exercises, expert consultation, and a variety of outreach activities.