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.


The symposium will take place on October 11, 2019 at the Goethe University Frankfurt. It is part of a two-day event with a workshop on the day after.[mehr]

Informatica Feminale is an International Summer University for Women in Informatics / Computing and it will take place on August 12 – 30, 2019 in Bremen, Germany.[mehr]

On April 29, 2019, Sandra Buchmüller (TU Braunschweig) presented a talk on gender-aware and power-critical design methodology that she developed during her doctoral research, and reflected on connections between design research,...[mehr]

N.K. Dankwa will talk about gender in smart home technological innovation during the symposium that will take place on 28 June 2019 at the Universitätsbibliothek Freiburg.[mehr]

The conference is part of the EQUAL-IST project and will take place on 22 May 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.[mehr]

Am 5. April 2019 hat Bundesministerin Dr. Franziska Giffey die Sachverständigenkommission für den 3. Gleichstellungsbericht berufen. Mitglied der Kommission ist auch Prof. Dr. Claude Draude, Professorin und Leiterin des...[mehr]

A discussion and documentary viewing about philosopher D. Haraway's work will take place on April 26 at 19:00h at Kunsthochschule Kassel. [mehr]