Accession Number : ADA619266


Title :   Naval S&T Strategy: Innovations For The Future Force


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH ARLINGTON VA


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA619266


Report Date : Jan 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 57


Abstract : This fourth version of the Naval S&T Strategy which is updated biennially identifies the strategic approach and reaffirms the principles of previous versions, while adjusting to current guidance from naval leaders. It further leverages advancements in a rapidly changing landscape of new technology and reaffirms commitment to basic research that underpins future innovations and affordable solutions. This strategy document describes how ONR sponsors scientific research that enables the operational concepts and decisive capabilities. Developed in collaboration with stakeholders and approved by naval leadership the strategy has three principal goals: 1) Align S&T with naval mission and future capability needs 2) Balance and manage the S&T investment portfolio 3) Communicate the S&T vision and approach to senior decision makers, key stakeholders, partners, customers and performers. By design, this strategy provides flexibility. ONR manages a portfolio of investments in near-, mid- and longterm scientific research and technology development.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY CRITICAL TECHNOLOGY , *NAVAL RESEARCH , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH , STRATEGY , TECHNOLOGY FORECASTING


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE