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The Open Technology Center is sponsored by the

US Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate



and hosted by the

Mississippi National Guard at Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center



Additional government stakeholders include


Academic Research and Development Alliance Partners include



Program Stakeholders

(100+) Public, private, academic and commercial stakeholders and participating entities engaged in OTC program activities

Federal Entities

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

DHS Customs & Border Protection

DHS Cyber Security Division

DHS Science & Technology Directorate

DHS Transportation Safety Administration

DOD Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office

DOD Special Operations Command

FBI Law Enforcement Online

Federal Aviation Administration

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Keesler Air Force Base

Meridian Naval Air Station

National Aeronautics & Space Administration

Naval Air Systems Command

Naval Construction Battalion, Gulfport

Naval Meteorology & Oceanography Command

Navy Special Surveillance Program

Office of Congressman Steven Palazzo

Office of Congressman Trent Kelly

Office of Senator Roger Wicker

Office of Senator Thad Cochran

Regional Counterdrug Training Academy

Stennis Space Center

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Mississippi State Entities

MS 15th Circuit Court, District Attorney

MS Attorney General Office

MS Bureau of Narcotics

MS Department of Agriculture

MS Department of Information Technology

MS Department of Public Safety

MS Department of Transportation

MS Department of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks

MS Development Authority

MS Emergency Management Agency

MS Fire Academy

MS Forestry Department

MS Insurance Department

MS National Guard

MS Office of Homeland Security

MS Office of Lt Governor

MS Port Authority, Gulfport

MS Secretary of State

MS State House of Representatives

MS State Senate

MSANG Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center

MSANG Combat Readiness Training Center

MSNG Joint Forces Headquarters

Mississippi County Entities

Sheriff / EMS / Administration

Adams County

Clarke County

Forrest County

George County

Greene County

Hancock County

Harrison County

Hinds County

Jackson County

Jasper County

Jones County

Lamar County

Madison County

Marion County

Pearl River County

Perry County

Rankin County

Stone County

Sunflower County

Wayne County





Academic & Research Entities

Open Technology Research Alliance Partners

Arizona State University

Delta State University

Georgia Tech Research Institute

Hinds Community College

Jackson State University

Lamar County School

Louisiana Tech University

Montreat College

MS State University

Pearl River Community College

Penn State University ARL

University of Southern MS

Wheaton College

William Carey University



Community Entities

Police / Fire / EMS / Administration

City of D'Iberville, MS

City of Gautier, MS

City of Gulfport

City of Hattiesburg, MS

City of Laurel, MS

City of Long Beach, MS

City of Lucedale, MS

City of Ocean Springs, MS

City of Pascagoula, MS

City of Picayune City Airport

City of Picayune, MS

City of Wiggins, MS


Private & Commercial Organizations

Association of Unmanned Vehicle System International


Business Executives for National Security


Columbia Law Enforcement Training Academy

Eurocopter / Airbus

Galloway Advisors

Hattiesburg Area Development Partnership


MS Enterprise for Technology

MS Power – Southern Company

National Center for Freight & Infrastructure Research & Education


Southern Mississippi Planning & Development District

Trustmark Bank