CentroGeo is an academic institution devoted to research, education, technological innovation, and the dissemination of knowledge in Geomatics and Contemporary Geography.

CentroGeo is one of 27 research and business centers supported by the Mexican Science and Technology Council (CONACYT), and engaged in the advancement of science which responds to society's needs.

CentroGeo's Strategic Vision is "To be a world-renowned research and educational institution in Geomatics and to seek progress in contemporary geography so as to expand the boundaries of both disciplines and contribute to the solution of society's difficulties".

Developed at CentroGeo, the Model of Scientific Management devoted to advancing theoretical, methodological, and technological issues in Geomatics, is based on both meeting the needs of society and integrating new knowledge into theory.

CentroGeo has a modern, simple, horizontal, and flexible organizational structure that permits for efficient administration of its human and financial resources. This structure is complemented in a significant way by the scientific and educational activities conducted by RedGeo.