Mission Statement

The Research Center for Information System Design (ITeG) at Kassel University conducts research on socially acceptable ICT design through interdisciplinary cooperation. Our mission is

  • to foster and promote collaborative and interdisciplinary research on information and communication technologies (ICT) and
  • to investigate ICT design and development processes in the context of technological and social aspects of sociotechnical systems,
  • to regard these processes as a matter of sustainable system design and
  • to integrate the knowledge of human beings and society in the design and development processes
  • in order to design socially desirable information and communication technologies.