Membership that leverages the diverse cyber community

The cyber challenges we face are bigger than any single organization, sector, or country. As a result, the Center is committed to bring together sophisticated and innovative security teams from leading organizations around the world, including:

  • Global end-user and critical infrastructure companies
  • Leading technology companies
  • Cybersecurity-related non-profits 

Accelerating R&D in threat-informed defense

Center members are committed to relentlessly advance the ability to protect, detect, and respond to advanced adversaries through collaborative R&D. The Center is expanding the global understanding of adversary behaviors, creating a scalable approach for identifying, conducting, and sharing public interest research.

How To Join

The Center has three participation levels:

  • Research Partner
  • Research Sponsor
  • Non-Profit Participant

Members may propose R&D projects, which allows them to choose and shape the projects they participate in. Center dues support operations and core member services, while the annual R&D commitment funds direct research.

 Participant Benefits*Non-Profit ParticipantResearch SponsorResearch Partner
ExternshipEligible for MITRE staff externship.
Propose and sponsor collaborative R&D projectsPropose collaborative R&D projects. Non-profit participant may be invited to participate.
Adversary emulation testbedParticipants will be able to create a testbed to experiment with adversary emulation scenarios.
Collaborative analytic development platformParticipants will be able to provision analytic development "cells" where subgroups of participants collaborate on analytic development and testing.1 Cell5 Cells
Advisory councilSenior executives from Participant organizations serve a strategic role in defining long-range plans, priorities, and initiatives to ensure the success of the Center and generate impact at scale. 1 Seat1 Seat1 Seat
ATT&CK™ Evaluations advisory panelProvides input to the ATT&CK Evaluations leadership on their priorities for which adversaries to emulate and feedback on ways to maximize utility of the results.
ATT&CK Evaluations briefingsIn-depth briefings on the results of each round of ATT&CK Evaluations.
Virtual technical roundtablesParticipant representatives are eligible to participate in ATT&CK expert briefings and collaboration topics.
Collaboration platform accountsSecure platform for participants and staff to communicate and collaborate in real time, which provides access to the trusted Center community.3816
ATT&CKconGuaranteed conference seats at no additional cost.124
Joint promotionsEligible to promote joint webinars & podcasts highlighting sponsored R&D projects, as well as appear on “Center Conversations” with the Center Director.
RecognitionParticipant logo on the Center website; may feature Center logo in marketing materials.
*Benefits subject to change

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