Welcome to the research group Gender/Diversity in Informatics Systems (GeDIS) at the faculty of Electrical Engineering/Computing at the University of Kassel, Germany. 

GeDIS introduces perspectives from gender and diversity studies to computing  to enhance innovation and inclusiveness through a sociotechnical approach.  

GeDIS is part of the interdisciplinary Research Center for Information System Design (ITeG) which focuses on socially responsible IT design.


Prof. Draude wird am 23. Januar 2019 im Rahmen der Reihe "Digital Humanities - Digitales Wissen" an der Universität Stuttgart einen Vortrag "Algorithmisierung und gesellschaftliche Ungleichheiten" halten.[mehr]

Claude Draude trägt zum OpenLab "Gleichstellung in der virtuellen Wirklichkeit" am 27. November 2018 in TU Berlin bei.[mehr]

Prof. Draude präsentiert am 29. und 30. November 2018 an der Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences auf der Tagung "Gender in die Lehre der Ingenieurwissenschaften!“. [mehr]

Londa Schiebinger is the John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science at Stanford University, and currently directs EU / US Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering, and Environment. She is a leading...[mehr]

Registrations now open for the the first lab meeting of the project “Reconfiguring computing through cyberfeminism and new materialism” (CF+) that will take place on November 8th, 2018, at ITeG, University of Kassel. [mehr]

Goda Klumbyte, together with colleagues from Sociology of Diversity Pinar Tuzcu and Jennifer Stoll, will facilitate a workshop during the 10th European Feminist Research Conference.[mehr]

As part of the organizing committee, Phillip Lücking has attended the first conference of the Center for Emancipatory Technology in Munich on 7-8 September 2018.[mehr]