Systems Club


The call for abstracts for the Silver Jubilee Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2017 (SSS'17) is now available on the event page.

Field Data Seminar

Slides from the seminar "Use of Service History and Field Data in Support of Safety Justifications" are now available. See the event page.


Slides and papers from the Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2016 are now available. See the event page.

Slides from Events

Please note that slides from events (seminars, tutorials, etc.) are usually available on the event page after the event has taken place. To find these navigate to "Past Events".

Papers from SSS and the Data Safety Guidance document can be found on the "Publications" page.

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 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 9, 2016 SCSC Seminar  Safety Arguments: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly  
London, UK    

June 15, 2016 SCSC DSIWG #27  SCSC Data Safety Initiative working group (DSIWG #27)  
Harlow, UK    

September 29, 2016 SCSC Tutorial  An Introduction to Systems Safety  
London, TBC    

November 1, 2016 SCSC HIS 2016  High Integrity Software Conference  
Bristol, UK    

December 6, 2016 SCSC Seminar  New Challenges in Systems Safety  
London, TBC    

February 7 - 9, 2017 SCSC Symposium  Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2017 (SSS'17)  
Bristol, UK    

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Other events

  Date  Event  Title
May 1 - 6, 2016 STAREAST  Software Testing Conference  
Orlando, Florida, USA    

May 14 - 22, 2016 ICSE 2016  The 38th International Conference on Software Engineering  
Austin, Texas, USA    

May 16 - 17, 2016 ICSSE 2016  18th International Conference on Safety and Systems Engineering  
Paris, France    

May 25 - 27, 2016 ASSC 2016  Australian System Safety Conference 2016  
Adelaide, Australia    

May 25, 2016 Talk  IMechE Avionics Disasters  
Bristol, UK    


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