The objectives of the XI Congress are:
- Update the discussion agenda on science, technology and innovation indicators.
- Exchange national and regional experiences between different actors linked to the production, analysis and use of indicators in science and technology.
- Identify the main challenges posed by the use of the information provided by the indicators for the analysis and formulation of scientific and technological policies.
- Analyze the social representations and perceptions about science and technology in the countries of the region.
- Discuss the potential uses of science, technology and innovation indicators to enrich social and political analysis.