John Thomas

Staff Researcher Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Workshop Day

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

3:00 PM Workshop G | AN INTRODUCTION TO STPA (SYSTEM THEORETIC PROCESS ANALYSIS)

The system theoretic process analysis (STPA) is a much discussed risk and hazard analysis method. As a top-down analysis, STPA emphasizes the system‘s dynamic behavior including automation interactions and human behavior. Join this workshop to get a hands-on approach how to perform STPA and it’s relationship to the safety of the intended functionality. • Get a summary of the most important aspects of the STPA: basic concepts, terminology, and process will be explained • Understand the difference between traditional techniques and STPA, and latter‘s advantages • Apply an exemplary STPA to a limited case study to demonstrate the process.

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