Chair of Information Systems and Software Engineering

Profile of the Research Group

In its research, the chair focuses on the challenges associated with digital transformation and examines the opportunities that digital change offers companies. We focus on the research of smart products and services, the efficient design of modern user interfaces in the context of web engineering, and the transformation of energy networks into smart grids.

Our goal is to train business information systems specialists with a profound knowledge of software engineering concepts. Students learn to evaluate and acquire technologies from an innovation and management perspective. The focus of the education is on the design of the process level.


 Tue, 30. Apr. 2024   Holldack, Florian

Girls'Day 2024: Generative AI fuels excitement for Information Systems

During this year's Girls'Day, Gero Strobel and Leonardo Banh from the Chair of Information Systems and Software Engineering (SOFTEC) at the University of Duisburg-Essen offered the workshop "Generative KI entdecken: ChatGPT & Co."...
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 Mon, 22. Apr. 2024   Holldack, Florian

Article by Gero Strobel and Leonardo Banh accepted for ECIS 2024

We are pleased to announce that the paper "What Did the Doctor Say? Empowering Patient Comprehension with Generative AI" by Gero Strobel and Leonardo Banh was accepted at the 32nd European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)!...
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 Fri, 05. Apr. 2024   Holldack, Florian

Gero Strobel Appointed as Associate Editor for ICIS 2024

We are pleased to inform you that Dr. Gero Strobel has been appointed as an Associate Editor for the "General IS Topics" track at the 45th International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS). In this role, he will be...
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 Thu, 15. Dec. 2022   Marina, Katsanou

Robert Woroch and Gero Strobel publish papers at ICIS 2022

Robert Woroch und Gero Strobel - ICIS 2022
The Chair of Information Systems and Software Engineering (SOFTEC) is represented with two scientific contributions at this year's International Conference on Information System (ICIS).
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 Tue, 17. May. 2022   Marina, Katsanou

Robert Woroch receives NRW certificate for professional teaching competence for university teaching

As part of the university didactic qualification program, Robert Woroch was awarded the NRW certificate "Professional Teaching Competence for University Teaching" after successfully completing over 200 work units. Through this...
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