CBIE and CONAHEC: International Collaboration Mission Series

Date: Apr 24, 2017 — Apr 28, 2017
Location: Guadalajara and Puebla, Mexico


The Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) in collaboration with the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE), would like to invite you to Guadalajara and Puebla, Mexico April 24 – 28, 2017 to visit some of the top higher education institutions in both cities. Participants will enjoy carefully designed visits which present these institutions' academic programs, degrees, facilities, and potential partnership opportunities. 

Leveraging CONAHEC’s longstanding relationships in Mexico, this mission will allow participants to connect with senior government officials in Guadalajara and Puebla and post-secondary institutions eager to engage more deeply with Canada.

The one-week collaboration mission will include:

  • a workshop with Mexican education stakeholders on the Canada-Mexican relationship on education with an emphasis on lessons learned to date and recommendations for future programming;
  • targeted meetings with senior Mexican government officials and Canadian diplomatic representatives, to learn of bilateral and multilateral priorities, plans, and programming in the area of education;
  • series of institutional visits with Mexican universities and colleges to discuss future partnership and collaboration opportunities.

Learn more here.