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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 closed. See 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
October 1, 2015 SCSC Tutorial  The Ethics of Acceptable Safety  
Cumberland Hotel, London, UK    

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

November 24, 2015 SCSC Seminar  ISA Working Group joint seminar: Maximising the Value of Your ISA  
London, UK    

December 3, 2015 SCSC Seminar  How to Stop Data Causing Harm II  
London, UK    

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

June 21 - 23, 2016 SCSC Conference  International conference on reliability, safety and security of railway systems: modelling, analysis, verification and certification  
Paris, France    

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Other events

  Date  Event  Title
September 1 - 4, 2015 AVOCS 15 Workshop  15th International Workshop on Automated Verification of Critical Systems  
Edinburgh, UK    

September 2 - 4, 2015 Safe Process 2015  9th IFAC Symposium on Fault Detection, Supervision  
Paris, France    

September 7 - 10, 2015 ESREL 2015  European Safety and Reliability Conference ESREL 2015  
Zurich, Switzerland    

September 7 - 11, 2015 EDCC 2015  11th European Dependable Computing Conference - Dependability in Practice  
Paris, France    

September 7 - 8, 2015 SERENE 2015 Workshop  7th International Workshop on Software Engineering for Resilient Systems  
Paris, France    

September 7 - 10, 2015 ESREL 2015  European Safety and Reliability Conference ESREL  
Zürich, Switzerland    

September 8 - 10, 2015 Conference  TAROS 2015: Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems  
University of Liverpool, UK    

September 14, 2015 Workshop  IFIP WG 13.5 Workshop  
Bamberg, Germany    

September 21 - 24, 2015 CSCI 2015  IET Cyber Security for Critical Infrastructure (CSCI)  
Bristol, UK    

September 22 - 25, 2015 Safecomp 2015  34th International Conference on Computer Safety, Reliability and Security 2015  
Delft, Netherlands    

September 22, 2015 Workshop  The 3rd International Workshop on Assurance Case for Software-intensive Systems  
Delft, The Netherlands    

September 22, 2015 Workshop  4th International Workshop on Next Generation of System Assurance Approaches for Safety-Critical Systems SASSUR 2015  
Delft, The Netherlands    

September 27 - October 2, 2015 Conference  Born to Test Software  
Anaheim, California    

September 29 - October 1, 2015 ISCME 2015  31st International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution  
Bremen, Germany    

September 30, 2015 Seminar  IET Safety Assessments Seminar ISO 26262: demonstrate compliance as the standard evolves  
IET Birmingham: Austin Court    


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