Activity Profile

  • Promoting, using and developing networking
  • Organising conferences and workshops, both regionally and internationally
  • Providing information:
    • Latest research findings
    • News from universities, institutions and companies
    • Discussion of current issues in design
    • Reporting on the public gender debate, contributing a critical voice and actively engaging in the discussions
  • Development and maintenance of design and gender-related databases
  • Carrying out studies, for example:
    • Equality and diversity: the situation of female designers
    • Design juries and the percentage of female designer judges
    • Gender design and digital life
    • Gender design and cultural life
    • Gender design and business / the economy
    • Gendered products
    • Gendered shopping behaviour
    • Initiative to provide consultancy to cities reg. gender-sensitive issues