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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 provisional programme and registration form for the Safety-critical Systems Symposium 2016 are now available. 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
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: What you need to know  
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
October 4 - 9, 2015 Conference  25th International Railway Safety Council  
Johannesburg, South Africa    

October 9, 2015 Information Event  Innovate UK Feasibility Competition Information Event - Software Verification & Validation for Complex Systems  
Birmingham, UK   Robin Kennedy 

October 18 - 20, 2015 PRDC 2015  The 21st IEEE Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing  
Zhangjiajie, China    

October 20 - 22, 2015 Conference  IET System Safety and Cyber Security Conference  
Bristol, UK    

October 26 - 28, 2015 DASC-2015  The 13th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC-2015)  
Liverpool, UK    

October 29 - 30, 2015 ESReDA 2015  49th ESReDA Seminar  

November 2 - 5, 2015 IEEE ISSRE Symposium  26th IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering  
Washington DC, USA    

November 2 - 5, 2015 WoSoCer 2015  The 5th International IEEE Workshop on Software Certification  
Washington DC, USA    


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