Given the current limitations generated by the COVID-19 pandemic and given the uncertainty about when mass meetings and international flights can be resumed, the Organizing Committee has been forced to postpone the holding of the Congress for days 7, 8 and 9 September 2021.
This date gives more guarantees of the normalization of the trips and allows the participants to reorganize their agendas.
The call for papers will be reopened until March 31, 2021 and the results of the evaluation of the received works will be communicated on May 31, 2021. The works received until April 30, 2020 will be evaluated now and their results communicated before. from July 31, 2020.
The XI Ibero-American Congress of Science and Technology Indicators will have as its motto "25 years of RICYT: lessons learned and future challenges" and will analyze the lessons building indicators in Ibero-America during the last 25 years, and update the discussion agenda for the next years.
The venue will be Lisbon, Portugal. The meeting is organized jointly by the Ibero-American Network of Science and Technology Indicators (RICYT), the Ibero-American Observatory on Science, Technology and Society (OCTS/OEI), the Directorate-General for Education and Science Statistics (DGEEC), the Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL) and the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) of Portugal.
The Congress will discuss traditional issues related to indicators and extend the scope of the debate to those areas of work that can offer new tools for the analysis of science, technology, innovation and its relationship with society and development in the region,