The specific activities and initiatives under the IBAS program can vary but may include:
Analyzing the industrial base’s capabilities, capacities, and risks to identify areas of concern.
Mapping the supply chains and dependencies within the defense industrial base to understand vulnerabilities and ensure resilience.
Developing plans and strategies to mitigate risks, enhance industrial base capabilities, and address critical gaps or dependencies.
Identifying and investing in emerging technologies and innovations that can enhance the industrial base’s capabilities and competitiveness.
Engaging with industry stakeholders, academia, and other government agencies to foster collaboration, information sharing, and joint efforts to strengthen the industrial base.