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JOINT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

"An Inter-American Higher Education Collaboration:
Working Together to Shape the Future of our Communities"

GUADALAJARA, MEXICO
APRIL 22-24, 2009

HISPANIC ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES (HACU)
CONSORTIUM FOR NORTH AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION COLLABORATION (CONAHEC)
INTER-AMERICAN ORGANIZATION FOR HIGHER EDUCATION (IOHE)

Letter of Welcome

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), the Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) and the Inter-American Organization for Higher Eduction (IOHE) are pleased to invite you to a historic joint conference that will take place in Guadalajara, Mexico, April 22 -24, 2009, under the theme "An Inter-American Higher Education Collaboration: Working Together to Shape the Future of our Communities.”  

The host institution will be the University of Guadalajara. Co-host institutions include the Autonomous University of Guadalajara, the University of Guanajuato and the Veracruzana University. It is expected that other institutions that are active members of our associations will also contribute to the success of this great conference. 

This event will mark the first time in the history of the three organizing associations that the voice of 1,000 institutions of higher education of the American Continent will be heard by social, political and educational leaders of all the countries of this great region.  

This event, therefore, represents an extraordinary opportunity for the three organizing associations as well as for all the institutions affiliated to them.  

An active participation is expected of rectors and presidents of higher education institutions and other high level academic representatives, including professors, students, representatives of government and of the prívate sector, as well as of other related organizations and of the broader community.  

Registration 
Register as soon as possible to attend this Joint International Conference organized by HACU-CONAHEC-IOHE, "An Inter-American Higher Education Collaboration: Working Together to Shape the Future of our Communities,” by visiting us on-line at any of our Web sites or by sending your registration form directly to:

Joint International Conference Registration
c/o HACU
8415 Datapoint Dr., Ste. 400
San Antonio, TX 78229 USA 

We encourage you to take advantage of the early-bird rate through January 31, 2009, and the special discount for groups.

 

Antonio R. Flores
President and CEO
HACU

Francisco Marmolejo
Executive Director
CONAHEC

Luis Miguel Romero
President
IOHE