Strengthen the competitive posture of the U.S. Defense Industrial Base in the era of global competition.
To ensure a modern U.S. defense industrial base that fortifies traditional technical capabilities and forges emerging sectors to respond at will to national security requirements.
What We Do
The Innovation Capability and Modernization (ICAM) office manages and executes the Department’s Industrial Base Analysis and Sustainment (IBAS) program element, which aims to improve the readiness and competitiveness of the U.S. industrial base by establishing high priority domestic capabilities for new supply chains needed for national security and mitigating exposure to global supply chain risks. ICAM authorities enable the DoD to:
- Monitor and assess the current state of the DIB
- Address critical issues across the DIB related to urgent operational needs
- Address supply chain vulnerabilities
- Support efforts to expand the DIB
Who We Are
The ICAM team is comprised of subject matter experts across a wide variety of investment areas, acquisition professionals, skilled program managers, and data analytics and audit professionals.