28-30 August 2019
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
America/Mexico_City timezone

This meeting is a follow-on to the International Seminar on the Quantitative and Qualitative Studies of Science and Technology which has been held in Havana, Cuba, every two years since 2002. The scientific program will include topics and issues associated with the metric studies of information: bibliometrics, informetrics, patentometrics, webmetrics, technical indicators on science and technology, etc. Invited speakers will present their talks in plenary sessions. Contributed papers will be presented in parallel sessions. The meeting will be open to all those interested in this research area. The working languages will be English, Spanish and Portuguese.


The Latin American Symposium on the Metric Studies of Science and Technology (LASMSST) will be hosted by the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). All activities will take place in the Ignacio Chávez Seminar Unit which is located on the periphery of the UNAM campus in Mexico City (Ciudad Universitaria), in the setting of its Botanical Garden. The Symposium will be organized jointly with the Division of Particles and Fields of the Mexican Physical Society (DPF-MPS) and the PhD Program of Science, Technology and Society (Desarrollo Científico y Tecnológico para la Sociedad, DCTS) of the Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (Cinvestav-IPN).

National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
Ignacio Chávez Seminar Unit
Cerro Zacatepec S/N, Ciudad Universitaria, 04370 Ciudad de México, CDMX


Mónica Anzaldo, Colegio San Luis

Eduard de la Cruz Burelo, Cinvestav-DCTS; MPS-DPF

Juan Carlos D'Olivo Saez, UNAM-ICN; MPS-DPF

Octavio Daniel Ríos Lázaro, CONACyT

Xochitl Flores Vargas, Cinvestav-DCTS

Manuel Gil Antón, Colmex

Claudia González Brambila, ITAM

Georgina Gutiérrez Serrano, UNAM-CRIM

Yoscelina I. Hernández García, UASLP-CIACyT

Roberto López Olmedo, UNAM-CRIM

Ma. Elena Luna Morales, Cinvestav-Servicios Bibliográficos

Guadalupe Palacios Núñez, Cinvestav-DCTS

Miguel Ángel Pérez Angón, Cinvestav-DCTS; MPS-DPF

Eduardo Robles Belmont, UNAM-IIMAS

Yaniris Rodriguez Sánchez, ABILIS I&CC SRL de CV

Rodrigo A Vega, UNAM-FyL

Silvano H. Vitar Sandoval, Cinvestav-DCTS

Edgar Záyago Lau, UAZ