The IET System Safety Engineering Technical Network are pleased to announce that Paulo Oliveira, Humberside Associate Director at ESC has been nominated Vice Chair. Paulo has been working with the TN since 2018.
Paulo’s role as Vice Chair will be focused in identifying and presenting hot topics for discussion, drive engagement, input into TN plan and budget for the year as well as deputising for the IET Safety Chair.
The IET System Safety Engineering TN supports activities that improve the development and assurance of safe systems drawing together professionals working in functional and system safety as well as helping the development of safe systems and services by giving safety issues proper consideration as part of system engineering.
The TN interests include functional safety, Human Factors, Systems of systems and dynamic management of safety and exploring the interactions between safety, cyber security, resilience and other allied disciplines.
Amongst its many activities like conferences, seminars and webinars the network has supported a number of initiatives including the recently developed and published IET code of practice for Cyber Security and Safety.