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SCSC Newsletter

Please consider writing an article for the SCSC newsletter. The newsletter is published 3 times a year (in September, January and May) and is distributed in hardcopy form to all SCSC members; it is also posted on SCSC web site. 

Articles can be on any subject to do with Safety, Software Engineering or Security in the context of safety systems. Any industrial topic related to safety can be considered, and in any sector e.g. aviation, maritime, health, rail, utilities and transport. 

Articles should be a maximum of 2000 words.

Discussion with the SCSC newsletter Editor is needed before submission please contact Felix Redmill ( ) in advance.


The call for abstracts for the Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2016 is now available on the event page.


The proceedings book and individual papers from SSS'15 are available on the publications page.

Data Safety Guidance

The new version of the Data Safety Guidance document (version 1.2) produced by the DSIWG is now available.

The event in March "Safety of autonomous transport systems" has been postponed until later in the year.

Cookies: see Data Protection for further information.


Next Club events

  Date  Event  Title
June 17, 2015 SCSC Working Group Meeting  SCSC Data Safety Initiative Working Group meeting #20  
CGI, Kings Place, London   Mike Parsons 

June 25, 2015 SCSC Seminar  Agile Development of Safety Systems  
London, UK    

October 1, 2015 SCSC Tutorial  Ethics for Safety Engineers  
London, UK    

November 5, 2015 SCSC Conference  High Integrity Software 2015  
Bristol, UK    

November 24, 2015 SCSC Seminar  ISA Working Group joint seminar  
London (TBC)    

December 3, 2015 SCSC Seminar  Data Safety in Practice (TBC)  
London (TBC)    

February 2 - 4, 2016 SCSC Symposium  Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2016  
Brighton, UK    

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Other events

  Date  Event  Title
May 27 - 29, 2015 DCDS 2015  5th International Workshop on Dependable Control of Discrete Systems  
Cancun, Mexico    

May 27 - 29, 2015 Conference  Australian System Safety Conference  
Brisbane, QLD, Australia    

June 2, 2015 Seminar  Fit For Purpose Safety Cases In The Nuclear Industry  

June 8 - 11, 2015 Training Course  Safety Critical Systems Course 2015  
Wyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire, UK    

June 11, 2015 Workshop  Verification and Validation for Software Systems with Emergent Behaviours  
Reading, UK    

June 16 - 18, 2015 Symposium  Autonomous Vehicle Test and Development Symposium 2015  
Stuttgart, Germany    

June 18, 2015 Forum  RSSB Risk Management Forum 2015  

June 18, 2015 Workshop  SaRS Room for Improvement Workshop  
London, UK    

June 22 - 25, 2015 DSN 2015  The 45th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks  
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil    

June 22 - 26, 2015 FM 2015  20th Intl. Symposium on Formal Methods  
Oslo, Norway    

June 22, 2015 Workshop  4th International Workshop on Engineering Safety and Security Systems  
Oslo, Norway    

June 22, 2015 SSIV 2015  1st Workshop on Safety and Security of Intelligent Vehicles  
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil    

June 22 - 23, 2015 FMICS 15 Workshop  20th International Workshop on Formal Methods for Industrial Critical Systems  
Oslo, Norway    

June 23 - 25, 2015 Conference  21st Advances in Risk and Reliability Conference (AR2TS)  
Loughborough, UK    


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