Investment fund


In addition to generating revenue from CII provided products and services, CII will be the General Partner of the Critical Infrastructure Investment Fund with the goal of having at minimum $ 250 Million in Assets under Management.

The Critical Infrastructure Investment Fund Limited Partnership is open to Qualified Investors meeting the US Securities and Exchange Commission requirements. Qualified Investors interested in a CII Investment Board presentation on the Investment Fund may request a copy of the Offering Memorandum document.

  • CII Investment Fund Limited Partners will exhibit most, if not all, of the following characteristics:Private Sector Program or Functional Management experience in Fortune 500/Global 100 Company or as a Tier 1/2/3 Supplier to a Fortune 500/Global 100 Company

  • Public Sector Program or Functional Management experience on major US Government Programs of Record

  • Private Equity or Venture Capital Investment Experience

  • Startup Founders who have taken at least 1 firm through pre-IPO or IPO status

  • Research and Development Leaders with US Patent portfolio

  1. The Investment Fund will have 3 priority investment areas:US-Mexico-Canada Agro Infrastructure

  2. Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy

  3. Smart Infrastructure Photonics

  1. 1. US-Mexico-Canada Agro Infrastructure subordinate fund, interested in opportunities involving:Computational biology and epidemiology

  2. Precision planting (using cube satellites, hyperspectral imaging sensor systems, cyber secure big data analytics)

  3. Artificial intelligence/machine learning neural networks

  4. Photonics applications (digital optical processors, infrared systems, advanced materials)

  5. Autonomous systems

  6. Advanced greenhouse and vertical farming

  7. Agroforestry

  8. Soil health

  9. No-till permaculture

  10. Aquaculture and fish processing

  11. Animal health

  12. Phenotypic hybrid plant breeding and ownership/growth of seed companies

  13. Perennial grains development and processing

  14. Fruit & vegetable processing

  15. Red and white meat processing

  16. Dairy & milk processing

  17. Biofuels

  18. Agro-biomass waste-to-energy

  19. Carbon sequestration

  20. Agro finance and credit (including blockchain)

  21. Turnkey plants

  22. Cold storage (boiler/chiller/HVAC)

  23. Supporting infrastructure in Energy (advanced microgrids), Water, Logistics, etc

  1. 2. Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy subordinate fund, interested in opportunities involving:
    Technologies resulting from investment by the US Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy in one or more of the following Program Areas:ADEPT: Agile Delivery of Electrical Power Technology (14)

  2. ALPHA: Accelerating Low Cost Plasma Heating and Assembly (9)

  3. AMPED: Advanced Management and Protection of Energy Storage Devices (15)

  4. ARID: Advanced Research in Dry Cooling (15)

  5. ATLANTIS: Aerodynamic Turbines Lighter and Afloat with Nautical Technologies and Integrated Servo-Control (12)

  6. BEEST: Batteries for Electrical Energy Storage in Transportation (12)

  7. BEETIT: Building Energy Efficiency Through Innovative Thermo-devices

  8. BETHE: Breakthroughs Enabling Thermonuclear Fusion Energy (7)

  9. BREAKERS: Building Reliable Electronics to Achieve Kilovolt Effective Ratings Safely

  10. CHARGES: Cycling Hardware to Analyze and Ready Grade-Scale Electricity Storage (2)

  11. CIRCUITS: Creating Innovative Reliable Circuits Using Inventive Topologies and Semiconductors (22)

  12. DAYS: Duration Addition to Electricity Storage (10)

  13. DELTA: Delivering Efficient Local Thermal Amenities (11)

  14. DIFFERENTIATE: Design Intelligence Fostering Formidable Energy Reduction and Enabling Novel Totally Impactful Advanced Technology Enhancements (22)


  16. ENLITENED: Energy-efficient Lightwave Integrated Technology Enabling Networks that Enhance Data Processing (9)

  17. FLECCS: Flexible Carbon Capture and Storage

  18. FOCUS: Full-Spectrum Optimized Conversion and Utilization of Sunlight (14)

  19. GENI: Green Electricity Network Integration (15)

  20. GENSETS: Generators for Small Electrical and Thermal Systems (14)

  21. GO: Grid Optimization Competition

  22. GRIDDTA: Generating Realistic Information for the Development of Distribution and Transmission Algorithms (8)

  23. GRIDS: Grid-Scale Rampable Intermittent Dispatchable Storage (16)

  24. HEATS: High Energy Advanced Thermal Storage (15)

  25. HITEMMP: High Intensity Thermal Exchange Through Materials and Manufacturing Processes (14)

  26. IDEAS: Innovative Development in Energy-Related Applied Science (59)

  27. IMPACCT: Innovative Materials and Processes for Advanced Carbon Capture Technologies (15)

  28. INTEGRATE: Innovative Natural-Gas Technologies for Efficiency Gain in Reliable and Affordable Thermochemical Electricity Generation (8)

  29. IONICS: Integration and Optimization of Novel Ion-Conducting Solids (16)

  30. MARINER: Macroalgae Research Inspiring Novel Energy Resources (21)

  31. MEITNER: Modeling Enhanced Innovations Trailblazing Nuclear Energy Reinvigoration (9)

  32. METALS: Modern Electro/Thermochemical Advances in Light Metal Systems (19)

  33. MONITOR: Methane Observation Networks with Innovative Technology to Obtain Reductions (12)

  34. MOSAIC: Micro-Scale Optimized Solar-Cell Arrays with Integrated Concentration (11)

  35. MOVE: Methane Opportunities for Vehicular Energy (13)

  36. NEXTCAR: Next-Generation Energy Technologies, Connected and Automated On-Road Vehicles (11)

  37. NODES: Network Optimized Distributed Energy Systems (12)

  38. OPEN: Open Funding Solicitations 1, 2, 3 and 4 (41, 66, 39, 79)

  39. PERFORM: Performance-Based Energy Resource Feedback, Optimization, Risk Management (1)

  40. PETRO: Plants Engineered to Replace Oil (10)

  41. PNDIODES: Power Nitride Doping Innovation Offers Devices Enabling SWITCHES (Strategies for Wide-Bandgap, Inexpensive Transistors for Controlling High-Efficiency Systems): 8/14

  42. RANGE: Robust Affordable Next Generation Energy Storage Systems: 22

  43. REACT: Rare Earth Alternatives in Critical Technologies: 14

  44. REBELS: Reliable Electricity Based on Electrochemical Systems: 13

  45. REEACH: Range Extenders for Electric Aviation with Low Carbon and High Efficiency

  46. REFUEL: Renewable Energy to Fuels Through Utilization of Energy-Dense Liquids: 17

  47. REMOTE: Reducing Emissions Using Methanotrophic Organisms for Transportation Energy: 16

  48. REPAIR: Rapid Encapsulation of Pipelines Avoiding Intensive Replacement

  49. ROOTS: Rhizosphere Observations Optimizing Terrestrial Sequestration: 10

  50. SENSOR: Saving Energy Nationwide in Structures with Occupancy Recognition: 16

  51. SHARKS: Submarine Hydrokinetic and Riverine Kilo-Megawatt Systems:

  52. SHIELD: Single-Pane Highly Insulating Efficient Lucid Designs: 14

  53. SMARTFARM: Systems for Monitoring and Analytics for Renewable Transportation Fuels from Agricultural Resources and Management

  54. SOLAR ADEPT: Solar Agile Delivery of Electrical Power Technology: 7

  55. TERRA: Transportation Energy Resources from Renewable Agriculture: 6

  56. TRANSNET: Traveler Response Architecture Using Novel Signaling for Network Efficiency in Transportation: 5

  57. ULTIMATE: Ultrahigh Temperature Impervious Materials Advancing Turbine Efficiency

  1. 3.Smart Infrastructure Photonics Subordinate Fund, interested in opportunities involving:Photonic Integration Technologies

  2. Advanced Semiconductor Process & Integration Infrared Systems

  3. Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

  4. Digital Infrastructures and Smart Networks

  5. Space System

  6. Metrology, Measurement and Test Systems

  7. Advanced Materials

  8. System Cyber Security

  9. Autonomous Systems