Full Grant Accepted!

We are happy to announce that EIS will be funded for another three years by the Volkswagen Foundation! Stay tuned for more information, new projects, and further research.

Updated schedule 2.0

It comes as no surprise when we say that we are living in turbulent times. As we are facing a global pandemic, organizers of conferences have taken precautionary measures. The spread of COVID-19 has affected our schedules, too. In the following, we will present our...

Coming up…

It has been a while since we last made announcements but right now, we are excited to share some of the things we have been working on in silence. First, Timo Speith will give a talk at the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics in Kaiserslautern, Germany....

CDR & EIS: A Perfect Match

From November 29th to December 1st, Kevin attended an interdisciplinary conference on the "Responsibility of Digitized Companies" ("Verantwortlichkeit digitalisierter Unternehmen") at the invitation of the University of Salzburg. At the congress, all kinds of topics...

Water on our Mills …

Last week, the Bertelsmann Stiftung and the Stiftung Neue Verantwortung published a new position paper: “Wie Algorithmen verständlich werden”. The paper calls for making algorithmic decision-making processes understandable for stakeholders. Also, it highlights that...

Kevin Baum presents at Ergosign

On November 15, Kevin Baum and Eva Schmidt paid a visit to Ergosign, a company focused on designing software applications in a user-friendly way (based in Saarbrücken, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart, and Zurich). EIS strives to develop a framework that tells us...