CONAHEC asesora a instituciones interesadas en establecer o fortalecer programas de colaboración académica en la región de América del Norte y entre ésta y el resto del mundo.

CONAHEC-AMPEI 2020 Virtual Conference

CONAHEC's 20th North American Higher Education Conference will be held in partnership with the Mexican Association for International Education's (AMPEI) 2020 Annual Conference in an all-virtual format from December 1-5, 2020.  Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with higher education leaders and practitioners, share priorities and activities and learn how others achieve their internationalization objectives. Together we will reassert the value of international academic engagement and forge a more resilient platform and proactive agenda for future collaboration. Be sure to visit the Call for Presentation Proposals and submit soon!

Virtual International Partnerships
CONAHEC's Virtual International Partnerships (VIP) initative

CONAHEC member institutions are invited to express interest in participating in the new Virtual International Partnerships initiative as Lead or Participating institutions. Please click on the image above to visit the call for expressions of interest form.  Feel free to email inquiries to

Short-term Faculty Exchange Program

Participate in this great short-term exchange program. Visit our program page for more details. 

North American Center for Collaborative Development Announced at NALS

During the 2016 North American Leaders Summit, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President Barack Obama and President Enrique Peña Nieto announced the creation of the North American Center for Collaborative Development (NACCD), a CONAHEC initiative, in collaboration with the three governments of North America.  Among other activities, CONAHEC organized three high level international conferences:

North American Academic Partnerships Database

The United States Embassy in Mexico City is working with the Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) to improve accounting and tracking of the hundreds of partnerships that exist among higher education institutions in Mexico, Canada, and the United States. We seek your help in documenting your institution’s academic partnerships with Mexican and Canadian universities.

CONAHEC's Staff & Faculty Mobility Programs

CONAHEC's Short Term Faculty Exchange Program permits institutions to engage faculty members in leading institutional internationalization through practical collaboration with international partners.

CONAHEC's Professional Experiences for Students

CONAHEC’s Service Learning Exchange Option (SLEO) is an opportunity for students to acquire international experience and awareness through experiential learning involving hands on projects within a local community partnership. Examples include a community service program in a rural community, an internship in a local newspaper, or participation on a multidisciplinary team conducting health education clinics in marginalized neighborhoods. 

CONAHEC's Mobility Incubator Program

CONAHEC's Mobility Incubator Program seeks to deepen interinstitutional relationships between our members and their international partners by organizing targeted meetings among the right people to explore potential partnerships.

CONAHEC's Student Exchange Program

CONAHEC's Student Exchange Program is designed for both undergraduate and graduate students, including students at the doctoral level. The program covers all academic disciplines as well as options for students interested in academic coursework and on-the-job training and/or experiential education abroad.