Industry Portal

The Defense Innovation Marketplace provides a one-stop resource for the Department's Acquisition and Science and Technology professionals on information about industry's Independent research and development activities.

In five easy steps, your company has the opportunity to share your organization's Research and Development
projects with a broader DoD audience than previously possible. Please note: This is NOT a place to enter
DoD funded projects.

The following is an overview of the steps you can prepare to answer before you enter into the secure Marketplace:

 
  1. Five Easy Steps to Prepare to Enter Individual Project Data (Download PDF) **Updated 4/1/14**
    As of November 1, 2014, the database will transition from Defense Technology Areas to Communities of Interest. Learn more about the change here.
  2. Instructions for Entering Batches of Project Data via XML **Updated 2/18/14**

Request a unique PIN here.

Submit Your Innovative
IR&D Project Data Here

Updating IR&D Project Summaries
To have a record updated in the secure marketplace, you will need to contact comments@defenseinnovationmarketplace.mil with the project number you were given when you entered the project. The administrator will work with you to manually update or replace the record.

Access to Industry IR&D Data Input is Restricted

Your organization's Independent Research & Development (IR&D) data input into the Defense Innovation Marketplace is considered proprietary and protected accordingly. Access to the database is restricted to Department of Defense (DoD) federal employees or military service members only with a direct interest in technology development or S&T planning and that have a Common Access Card (CAC).

Updated 10/6/14