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7 February 2019; 17:00 – 20:00 CET - Darmstadt, DE
Prof. Dr. Stefan Katzenbeisser and Max Schubert will be presenting two papers exploring cyber security in railway signalling. This event is kindly co-organised with the profile area Cyber-security of TU Darmstadt.
This event will be live streamed. Details will be available on social media and will be posted on the events page when announced.
15 Mar 2019, 16:00-18:00; Brisbane, AU
Michael T. McNamara will be comparing human factors within the railway and aviation industries within his paper. This event is part of the Australasian Section 2019 AGM and Technical Meeting.
The Younger Members’ Committee are organising a number of events to support the professional development of those who are early in their career, including events to prepare for the IRSE professional exam and to develop technical knowledge. Announcements will be made through fliers, social media and the Younger Members’ area of the website.
1st February - Zurich, CH
A dinner with some of the members of the Swiss section in Zurich
7th February - St Denis, FR
Talks by Michael Mikulandra and Bertrand Taquin in St Denis
14th February - Glasgow, UK
Opportunity for those new to the rail industry to present on the challenges faced by them, and for those who have been in the industry a while, an opportunity to hear about the challenges being faced. Prizes will be awarded to the best presentations.
9th March - Kleinhüningen, Brasilea, CH