Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education


In partnership with Centre for Social Impact National and The Australian Centre for Social Innovation, CSI UWA presented the Design for Social Innovation Conference to a sold-out audience. Read more
September 2015
CSI UWA Assistant Professor Ramon Wenzel launches Learning for Purpose report from a three-year study on education and training in the not-for-profit sector. Read more
July 2015
Couch Surfing Secondary Students: The Yarra Ranges Youth Homelessness Prevention Project report, co-authored by CSI UWA Director Paul Flatau, is released. Read more
June 2015
CSI UWA hosts a lunch event featuring guests Annie Fogarty and Anne Hampshire to discuss the importance of early intervention and innovation in childhood education. Read more
June 2015
In partnership with Mustard Seed, CSI UWA hosts the first ever impact investing event in WA, giving Perth’s leading social entrepreneurs the chance to pitch for significant investments. Read more
May 2015
The inaugural Social Impact Festival is presented by CSI UWA. Read more
May 2015
CSI UWA Director Paul Flatau chairs the Mining for Development Conference in Perth. Read more
April 2015
The first report in the Social Impact Series by CSI UWA and BankWest Foundation is released. Read more
March 2015
The Cost of Youth Homelessness in Australia report is released. Read more
February 2015
The third Indigenous Business, Corporations and Entrepreneurship Conference presented by CSI UWA. Read more
December 2014
Mission Australia’s The MISHA Project report From Homelessness to Sustained Housing is released. Read more
Novbember 2014
CSI UWA hosts Collective Impact Forum in partnership with WACOSS, Child Australia, and Collective Impact Australia with a capacity audience.
August 2013
The Centre for Social Impact presents the Measuring Social Outcomes and Impact Conference at the Pan Pacific in Perth, attended by around 100 people.
August 2013
CSI UWA partnered with the Department for Communities, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Lotterwest, NDS, and the Western Australian Council of Social Service (WACOSS) to present the WA Social Innovation Conference.
December 2012
The second Indigenous Business, Corporations and Entrepreneurship Conference presented by CSI UWA.
December 2012
CSI UWA presents the Society, Regional Development and the Resources Industry: Leading practice in social impact in partnership with JKTech and The University of Queensland’s Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining.
September 2012
CSI UWA hosts a public lecture on social entrepreneurship by Dr Alex Nicholls from the University of Oxford. Read more
May 2012
The inaugural Indigenous Business, Corporations and Entrepreneurship Conference presented by CSI UWA. Read more
December 2011
In Partnership with Department of Premier and Cabinet and the Partnership Forum, CSI UWA hosts the Social Enterprises and the Social Enterprise Fund forum, which informed the establishment of the Social Enterprise Fund in WA.
August 2011
CSI UWA hosts the Innovations in Homelessness Policy and Services in Western Australia forum in partnership with Social Innovation in Western Australia. Read more
May 2011
In partnership with the Department for Communities, CSI UWA presents a public lecture by Al Etmanski and Vicki Cammack on the topic ‘Canada Driving social Innovation: the Canadian Experience’.
May 2011
CSI UWA welcomed Visiting Professor Tina Dacin, a guest of the Stan and Jean Perron Visiting Professor program, to present a public lecture on social innovation. Read more
May 2011
The first Graduate Certificate in Social Impact course starts. Read more
January 2011
Professor Paul Flatau appointed to position of Director of CSI UWA. Read more
December 2010
CSI UWA launched. Initial investments in CSI UWA included matched funding from the Centre for Social Impact and UWA. At launch, UWA Chancellor Dr Michael Chaney was Chair of the CSI UWA Advisory Council. Read more
September 2009


Centre for Social Impact

Centre for Social Impact UWA

Business School
M098, The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009
Tel +61 8 6488 5691
Email csi-business@uwa.edu.au
Physical address: 39 Fairway, Crawley WA 6009
(former Oceans Institute on Edward St)