About the Great Plains MAC
The Great Plains Mission Acceleration Center® (GPMAC) is a national network of resources focusing on defense innovation.
We are the front door for DoD to Regional Businesses, academic institutions, and state organizations needed to find and field critical technologies to our warfighters in the state of Kansas and the Great Plains Region.
MAC National Network
The Great Plains MAC, located in Kansas, is part of a national network of Mission Acceleration Centers with additional
locations in Arizona, Hawaii, Ohio, and Washington connecting
real world problems with actual solutions from across the nation.
We offer a variety of consulting services at Great Plains MAC, including problem identification and solutions, technology assessments, roadmap development, acquisition support, and research translation guidance, to name a few.
Our team is made up of experts in each of these areas, and we work together to provide our clients with comprehensive solutions that meet their unique needs.
The MAC brings together DoD Mission Partners and innovation organizations, academia, defense industry, entrepreneurs, inventors, and the venture community to find, fund, and deliver dual-use technology in the critical science and technology areas identified by the Under Secretary of Defense.
Collaborate with top academic and commercial entities.
Engage innovators early for defense application integration.
Transform cutting-edge R&D into globally impactful products.
Continually explore potential defense applications.