Cohort 24 Important Dates

Cohort 24 / Mid D Important Dates and Information.

  1. Pre-bootcamp teleconference to discuss the programme and expectations for the Entrepreneurial Lead (EL) is scheduled for Wednesday 11th September 2019.
  2. Cohort 24 Launch – residential bootcamp week commencing 23rd September 2019
    The EL will be required to attend across all days, the Senior Researcher, TTO and Adviser must join at later points.
  • Please note that the EL and SR roles can only be undertaken by one person per role (i.e. time cannot be split between two staff). The EL must be employed full-time on the programme for approximately 3 months until the last date of the Options Roundabout.
  • Please note we are not able to accept attendance of additional team members at the bootcamp for any of the ICURe events during the programme unless there are exceptional circumstances.
  1. The EL will access bi-weekly teleconferences with the ICURe Team and other programme teams.
  2. The EL will provide monthly reports and record contacts and meetings as requested.
  3. The Team will attend an Options Roundabout Training day approximately one week prior to the Options Roundabout at a venue to be confirmed which supports the preparation of the final presentation to the panel.
  4. The Team will deliver their ‘ICURe Journey’ final presentation to the Options Roundabout Panel (each team will be allocated a slot on one of 2-3 days.) The Options Roundabout panel will make recommendations to the team on commercialisation options they feel are most appropriate for the project/team at that stage.


ICURe Cohort 24 Programme Timeline**

Cohort 24 Application deadline

Monday 5th August 2019

Cohort 24 Bootcamp

w/c 23rd September 2019

Cohort 24 Options Roundabout Training day

Thursday 12th December

Cohort 24 Options Roundabout 

w/c 16th December 2019

** subject to change

Midlands ICURe

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