The CIO is made up of more than forty researchers from the Miguel Hernández University of Elche, all of them doctors and experts in disciplines such as statistics, mathematics and computer science, forming a qualified interdisciplinary group capable of addressing different current problems in the business world . Among its priority objectives is, first, both basic and applied research carried out by its researchers, second, the transfer of knowledge and technology to Society, always seeking to improve quality, efficiency and productivity both in public institutions. as in private companies, and, thirdly, to promote postgraduate training (advanced courses, masters and doctoral programs).