The University Research Institute “Center of Operations Research” (CIO) was established in 2005 in order to favor the Research & Development in Statistics, Optimization and Information Technologies.

The CIO comprises researchers from different fields: statistics, mathematics and computer engineering, and they comprise a qualified interdisciplinary group capable of solving different current problems of the business environment.

One of the Institute’s main priorities is the technological transference to society of basic and applied research results, and constantly searching for ways to improve the quality, efficiency and productivity in both public institutions and private companies.