SERIT is structured according to a matrix organization

• Missions (Leading Sectors): Priority aims to Italy

• Technological Areas: Domains key technology

The members of the Missions identified the priority issues to be resolved (sub-themes of research), in  top-down.
The members of the Technological Areas generated bottom-up technological answers (Capability) to the needs identified by the Missions.

The list of Missions :

Missions 1: Transportation Security

Missions 2: Energy Infrastructure Security

Missions 3: Border Security

Missions 4: Cyber ​​Security

Missions 5: Security in the Agrifood

Missions 6: Health Security

Missions 7: Integrated Safety and Security of Cultural Heritage and  Built Environment

Missions 8: Smart Cities Security