In Latin America, there is a very sharp divide between the political class and civil society regarding innovation. While the latter embraces innovation and wishes to become a Society 3.0, the former is still analogical and sees innovation under a cloak of suspicion.
Innovation is the product of intentional human endeavor. Countries seeking world-leading innovative enterprises and industries need to implement thoughtful and effective national innovation systems, and supporting policy instruments, to maximize their innovation potential. Reports here review the innovation systems/policies of GTIPA-member nations.