Event Details

Younger Members' section: Telecommunications Study Day
04 Apr 2020 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Section: IRSE Younger Members' section

This event is aimed at increasing telecommunications knowledge for those in railway signalling or telecoms.

The day will consist of a number of talks and demonstrations spanning telecommunications principles, cybersecurity, ERTMS, right down to signal post telephones, all within a railway context. This event will also be useful for those planning to take IRSE exam modules 4, 6, or the new module A in 2020, or the new modules C or D in the future. A number of past paper questions will be discussed during the day, however the event will also be useful for those just looking to expand their knowledge.

Topics hoped to be included:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Telecoms earthing and bonding / transmission media
  • How telecoms fit into the wider system
  • Telecommunication systems in ERTMS
  • >A new signal post telephone - what could go wrong?
  • How secure is ETCS EuroRadio?

Lunch and refreshments shall be provided.

Refreshments from 9:30, starting at 10:00 sharp. The event is expected to finish at 17:30.

This event is free to attend and open to all IRSE members and non-members, booking essential via Eventbrite

Venue Map

Venue: SNC - Lavalin Atkins' office - London
Location: Nova North 11 Bressenden Place Westminster SW1E 5BY
United Kingdom
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