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.

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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]

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]

The last Lab Meeting will take place on April 29 with contributions by Sandra Buchmüller (TU Braunschweig), Isabel Paehr (artist, Berlin) and Pat Treusch (TU Berlin).[mehr]

GeDIS researcher and artist Loren Britton will take part in a week-long work session on networks, organised by Constant collective in Belgium.[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]