September 27-30, 2021
Seattle, Washington, USA + Virtual
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Tuesday, September 28 • 4:00pm - 5:50pm
(IN-PERSON) Tutorial: Functional Safety Basics for Open Source Software Developers - Nicole Pappler & Prof. Dr. phil. Andreas Bärwald, AlektoMetis

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This tutorial offers an introduction and overview about the topics that each developer should be familiar with when dealing with safety critical (software) products. It targets any kind of developer or contributor without previous experience in functional safety, to introduce the central methods and means of functional safety and enable the attendees to identify their individual potential stake in a safety critical project and to decide if they are going to further explore functional safety lifecycles. The tutorial will provide an introduction to the following topics: - Definition and context of functional safety - Safety architecture and systematic capability - Functional safety management - Safety lifecycle and safety case - Safety assessment and certification


Prof. Dr. Andreas Bärwald

CEO, AlektoMetis
Andreas Bärwald is a Professor of Digital Business Management at Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Heidenheim and CEO and founder of AlektoMetis, a technology consultancy. He is a board member of the IndustryFusion Foundation, member of the executive board... Read More →

Nicole Pappler

Safety expert, AlektoMetis
Nicole has worked in different projects developing safety relevant embedded software before starting as an independent safety assessor. With now more than ten years of experience as a functional safety expert, she supported several customers to show their compliance with ISO 26262... Read More →

Tuesday September 28, 2021 4:00pm - 5:50pm PDT
Room 501