Andrew Fragomeli

Trade barriers the focus as UWA student meets APEC leaders

Monday, 16 January 2012

The University of Western Australia's Business School student Andrew Fragomeli met with global leaders, including United States Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, at November's APEC Summit in Hawaii.

Group photo from left:  Mike Folk; Michael Sutherland; Liz Hartley; Zarik Zainud

UWA alumni gather in Malaysia for Gala Dinner

Monday, 16 January 2012

UWA Business School
Over 300 Australian alumni, including graduates from The University of Western Australia, gathered in Kuala Lumpur in mid-October for the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council Gala Dinner.

Executive education program to measure social outcomes

Friday, 23 September 2011

The Centre for Social Impact (UWA) will continue to promote best practice in understanding and measuring social value when it offers its latest executive education program this October.

Demonstrating Social Outcomes and Value will help professionals working in the not-for-profit, government, and corporate sectors provide evidence that their programs and activities are making a real difference.

Dr Martin Parkinson PSM

We must make a sustainable future: Secretary to the Treasury

Friday, 9 September 2011

UWA Business School
Australia's two-speed economy will have to adapt to meet shifting demands from China and India in the 21st century, the Secretary to the Treasury has told a packed audience at The University of Western Australia.

Dr Martin Parkinson PSM was speaking at the Shann Memorial Lecture, an annual event held in honour of the late Professor Edward Shann and supported by The University of Western Australia Business School and the Economic Society of Australia (WA).

UWA Business School Dean, Professor Tracey Horton, Visiting Professor Tina Dacin

Making an impact in social innovation

Monday, 23 May 2011

UWA Business School
Graduates are no longer interested in making an impression, but instead in making an impact, according to UWA Business School Visiting Professor Tina Dacin who presented a number of public and academic lectures during her week at UWA as a guest of the Stan and Jean Perron Visiting Professor program.

Driving social innovation – the Canadian experience

Friday, 20 May 2011

The UWA Business School's Centre for Social Impact and the Western Australian Department for Communities, welcomed Canadian social innovators Al Etmanski and Vickie Cammack to Perth in May to share their experiences during a free public lecture at The University of Western Australia.

Perth to Host Liveable Cities Conference

Wednesday, 16 February 2011

UWA Business School
This September, the city of Perth will host the New Urbanism and Smart Transport 2011 International Conference - Towards Liveable Cities & Better Communities, which aims to find new ways to improve transport systems and planning in urban areas.

Bernard Salt

WA Needs ‘Pilbara Shift’: Bernard Salt

Tuesday, 1 February 2011

Ahead of his speech at The University of Western Australia Business School's Breakfast by the Bay series in mid-February, demographer Bernard Salt has called for significant population growth in Western Australia's northwest.

Dr Mary Gentile

Ethical Business Expert to Visit UWA

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Internationally renowned values expert Dr Mary Gentile, director of the Giving Voice to Values curriculum at Babson College, will visit The University of Western Australia Business School in mid-February.

As part of her visit, Dr Gentile will deliver a free public lecture on Monday, 21 February, titled ‘Giving Voice to Values: The "How" of Business Ethics.'

Hugh Mackay

A Conversation with Hugh Mackay: Part Two

Thursday, 2 December 2010

UWA Business School
In part one of our conversation, Hugh Mackay spoke about the rapid pace of modern society and the need to make allowances for others less fortunate than ourselves. Now in part two, he talks about ethical business, the hung parliament, and the future of generosity.

Business and the Big Furphy