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University of York's Department of Computer Science to host SAFECOMP 2021

Posted on 18 September 2020

We are delighted to announce that the Department of Computer Science is hosting SAFECOMP 2021.

The conference will take place from 7 to 10 September 2021, on Campus East.

Professor John McDermid (Director of the Assuring Autonomy International Programme) is General Chair of the conference. Dr Ibrahim Habli (AAIP) and Dr Mark Sujan (Human Factors Everywhere) are Program Co-Chairs.


The theme for SAFECOMP 2021 is Safe human-robotic and autonomous system (RAS) interaction.

"SAFECOMP is a prestigious, long-running conference which brings together delegates from industry and academia to discuss the state-of-the-art in safety, security and reliability of critical computer systems and applications,” said Professor McDermid.

"We are delighted to host the 40th edition of the conference and look forward to welcoming colleagues and friends to York to exchange ideas, insights and experience."