The Matter is a global think tank and a public-benefit project whose goal is to use advanced and frontier materials to address some of humanity's most pressing problems. To order to enable the stakeholders in Frontier Materials to create and synchronize agendas to use the materials of the future to benefit the world today, the interdisciplinary task force is creating a global infrastructure and ecosystem network. Matter is a series of carefully planned activities and programs that are aimed at fostering and developing 6 key areas of the global need for the greatest impact. The targeted projects cross-pollinate and activate crucial ecosystem components to hasten, shape, and harmonize the role and development of materials in defining human civilization and next-generation technology.