Chief BlueTech strategist, senior manager, Underwater and Acoustic Systems
Nick Rotker, MITRE’s chief BlueTech strategist, leads a work program featuring a lab with a 620,000-gallon tank to facilitate rapid undersea testing, innovation, and collaboration across government, academia, and industry. An electrical engineer, Rotker brings expertise in underwater acoustics, radar systems, signal processing algorithm development, and distributed sensing systems. He is an executive board member and chair of the New England Chapter of the Marine Technology Society. Rotker also provides connection and mentorship to early-state entrepreneurs looking to accelerate the nation’s Blue Economy.