The chair of Business Administration, esp. Information Systems at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences investigates the development, introduction and appropriation processes of cooperation and media systems. This class of applications supports the interaction among human actors with IT systems. In the field of Sustainable Interaction Design (SID), the research group of Prof. Stevens is working together with severals research and industrial partners.
In the course of SID-research, various design as well as empirical studies focusing on energy consumption in private households and businesses have already been conducted. Energy-management systems for private and business contexts were derived based on visualization concepts which arose from these studies.