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The IRSE is the professional institution for all those engaged in or associated with railway signalling and telecommunications, train control, traffic management and allied professions.

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IRSE International Technical Convention - open for bookings
We are now taking bookings for the IRSE's 2017 International Technical Convention, taking place this September in Dallas, USA. Click here for more information and booking details.  This event is open to non-members as well as members, and there are discounts for early bookings.


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Open to non-members as well as members

Irish Section AGM
The AGM will be followed by light refreshments and a Technical Paper
Start date & time: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Belfast

Human Factors by John Barnett
After the Irish Section have completed the formal business of the section at their AGM, which will be held at the same venue at 12.00, John will draw on his extensive experience of both railway signalling and aeronautical technology to provide insights into the performance of human beings in complex man/machine interfaces.
Start date & time: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 1:00 PM
Location: Belfast

Level Crossings
Presentation by Ed Rollings (Network Rail)
Start date & time: Wednesday, March 01, 2017 6:00 PM
Location: Swindon, UK

Resonate IECC Developments
Presentation on the latest developments of Resonate's IECC system
Start date & time: Thursday, March 02, 2017 5:15 PM
Location: Derby

Upgrading the World’s Oldest Underground Railway - A Signal Engineer’s view
Presented by Mike Harvie -Head of Signal Engineering London Underground Ltd.

The talk will illustrate the recent line upgrades undertaken on the LU network, including the key challenges presented by the aging infrastructure, how modern CBTC train control has facilitated the reliable operation of 36+ trains per hour; and how a collaborative approach has delivered these upgrades with far less impact to passengers and users of the network.
Start date & time: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 6:00 PM
Location: Singapore

Generalversammlung (annual meeting) und Seminar
 Thema: Einfache Fernsteuerung/Stellwerkstechnik
Anmeldung zwingend erforderlich bis 3. März bei Daniel Pixley.
Compulsory registration until March 3rd at Daniel Pixley.
Start date & time: Friday, March 10, 2017 2:00 PM
Location: Morges

York Section Annual Dinner
York Section Annual Dinner
Start date & time: Friday, March 10, 2017 7:00 PM
Location: York, UK

Presidential Programme Paper: ERTMS Level 3 - The Game Changer
The sixth paper in our 2016-17 Presidential Programme series. The authors and presenters are Nicola Furness of Network Rail and  Henri van Houten of Prorail. Refreshments available before the presentation, from 17.30.
Start date & time: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 6:00 PM
Location: London

Technical Conference IoT
Connected objects in the field are today a reality, what do they bring ? are they just making obvious what we already know or is there a real value ?
Start date & time: Monday, March 20, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Saint Denis

Advanced video and sensor technology applications for Level Crossing and general railway surveillance
Presentation by Mark Marriage (Digital Barriers)
Start date & time: Thursday, March 23, 2017 5:30 PM
Location: York, UK