Decision Makers

If you are interested in CTTSO and our efficient use of U.S. government funds to meet our mission, we want to talk to you.


If you are either a current or potential user of the combating terrorism solutions we help to develop, we want to talk to you.


If you currently work with CTTSO or would like to find out how to do so, we want to talk to you.

The CTTSO’s Mission

The CTTSO identifies and develops capabilities to combat terrorism and irregular adversaries and to deliver these capabilities to DoD components and interagency partners through rapid research and development, advanced studies and technical innovation, and provision of support to U.S. military operations.


Threat Day 2016

Registration is now open for Threat Day, being held in Washington, DC on January 13, 2016.  The event’s objective is to provide participants an opportunity to better understand the common global threat picture including the rise of violent extremism, the enemies’ use of information technology and cyberspace, and the challenges we face from terrorism here in our homeland.

This event is UNCLASSIFIED and participation is open to U.S. Government employees and their SETA support contractors as well as representatives from the Governments of Australia, Canada, Israel, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. Register here.

2016 Advance Planning Briefing for Industry (APBI)

CTTSO is pleased to announce its Advance Planning Briefing for Industry (APBI) to be held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on January 20, 2016.  This event attracts over 500 participants; will provide a forecast of FY 2017 requirements; and affords Government, Industry, and Academia an opportunity to exchange information and form collaborations to address current and future combating terrorism challenges.  Learn more...

The CTTSO presents Laboratory Innovation Crowdsourcing (LINC).

LINC is a portal that allows operational combating terrorism challenges to be submitted to the entire body of USG and military individuals to crowdsource solutions.

Click here to register!