The MCofA is a network for professional mathematical societies and research institutes based in the Americas, dedicated to promoting the development of Mathematics, in all its aspects, throughout the continent. As a continental collaborative effort, special attention is given to cooperating with UMALCA – Mathematical Union for Latin America and the Caribbean.
The MCofA aims to highlight the excellence of mathematical achievements in the Americas within the context of the international arena and to foster the scientific integration of all mathematical communities in the continent.
The MCofA organizes a quadriennial Mathematical Congress of the Americas, in rotating countries in the continent.
The MCofA promotes and collaborates with other initiatives aiming to advance the development of Mathematics and the cooperation among mathematicians in the continent.