Developing Gender Sensitivity in Human Computer Interaction Research

Online Training Developing Gender Sensitivity in Human Computer Interaction Research
Date
  • 15 April 2021
Time
  • 09:00-12:00 cet (Brussels time)
Trainer
  • Sabrina Burtscher
Important information
  • This training focuses on the sex and gender dimension in the research field of Human Computer Interaction.
Learning objectives
  • Providing an overview on gender and sex aspects in research topics focusing on Human Computer Interaction
  • Providing an overview on gender and sex aspects in research topics focusing on Human Computer Interaction
  • Help to understand the concepts of gender and gender mainstreaming and their relevance for research – focusing onHuman Computer Interaction
  • Sensitize on the importance of including the gender dimension into research projects and designing more gender sensitive projects
  • Provide practical strategies to implement a gender approach in research
Who is it for?
  • Researchers at (ICT related) universities and private companies
  • Research team leaders
  • Research coordinators at RPOs and RFOs
  • Research officers / research advisors / people in charge of supporting research projects
  • People in charge of the valorisation /dissemination of research outputs
  • Officers at research and transfer support units at universities
Registration process
  • As seats are not unlimited, priority will be given to candidates corresponding to the target groups (please, check out "Who is it for?") and those residing in the EU Member States and Associated countries. Following your registration, an e-mail of confirmation of participation will be sent. Thank you for your understanding.
  • We encourage you to register using your professional email, if any.
  • Please be aware that all GE Academy trainings will be recorded for internal reasons. In case of publishing only the trainer's input will be published. Statements and contributions of participants will not be disclosed in published recordings/videos

Agenda

Trainer

Sabrina Burtscher

Technische Universität Wien, Trainer

Sabrina is a student in TU Wien's Media and Human Centered Computing Master's program. She has been working on Gender Equality in IT since shortly after starting her Bachelor's at TU Wien. Based on her contribution to the H2020 Project GEECCO (Gender Equality in Engineering through Communication and Commitment), which is also the base of her Master's thesis, she is developing a method and tool kit to enable researchers and practitioners in discovering gender(ed) aspects and dimensions in their work.