UK Functional Safety IEC / EN61508 Seminar

3. July 2019

In industrial automation, many plants and devices must comply with the international functional safety standard (IEC / EN 61508).

MESCO and Renesas are pleased to offer you in this seminar the fundamentals and solutions for the product development according to IEC61508.

In the first part by MESCO the basic principles of functional safety, the relevant standards, requirements and solutions will be presented.

The afternoon will cover the implementation of the comprehensive safety concepts of Renesas microcontrollers all relevant pre-certified solutions. This includes an overview and explanation of self-tests.

Functional safety workshop – Why attend 

  • Get an introduction and overview of Functional Safety markets and requirements
  • Understand the details and complexity of Functional Safety Development
  • Basic understanding of Functional Safety development workflow
  • Get details about Renesas concepts and value of pre-certified Software
  • Deeper understanding of the functionality of Renesas Functional Safety Products

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Agenda

8.45 AM   
Arrive / Registration                        

9:30 AM
Introduction to Functional Safety Industrial automation market: Overview, Standards, Requirement (MESCO)

10:45 AM
Functional Safety requirements for product development in industrial automation, workflow and implementation (MESCO)

12.30 PM  Lunch                                 

13.30 PM
Overview of all relevant MCU families for industrial Functional Safety (Renesas FAE)

14:45 PM
Fundamentals of the Renesas Safety Concepts to IEC 61508:
Self-test Libraries, Safety Manuals, Driver, Tools, operating Software, Starter kits, Safety Reference Hardware, Roadmap of Safety Solutions (Renesas FAE or IA AE)
        
4.30 PM  End

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Where: Birmingham
When: 3 Jul 2019


Adresse
National Conference Centre
Based at the National Motorcycle Museum
Coventry Road, Bickenhill
West Midlands, B92 0EJ
UK

 

News

26.08.2019

Series of articles: Product lifecycle management – but how!? (8)

Part 8: Functional Safety Management according to IEC 61508-1 – Summary
With our product life cycle management publications, we would like to inform you about standards and regulations. Especially, we focus on SMEs to help them with functional safety issues.
Part 8 completes the series of articles on Functional Safety for SMEs. It makes a link between al parts and ends with a résumé.

25.07.2019

Series of articles: Product lifecycle management – but how!? (7)

Part 7: Functional Safety Management according to IEC 61508-1
With our product life cycle management publications, we would like to inform you about standards and regulations. Especially, we focus on SMEs to help them with functional safety issues.
Part 7 asks what the topics are that IEC 61508-1 defines for the component manufacturer in the first place.

12.07.2019

Review: UK Functional Safety IEC / EN61508 Seminar, July 3, 2019, Birmingham

In industrial automation, systems and devices must comply with international Functional Safety standards. MESCO and NXP therefore informed about the basics of standards-compliant product development at the Arrow Electronics Workshop in Birmingham (IEC / EN 61508).