Cohort 26 Important Dates and Information

  1. Pre-bootcamp teleconference to discuss the programme and expectations for the Entrepreneurial Lead (EL) will be scheduled before Christmas 2019.
  2. Cohort 26 Launch – residential bootcamp is scheduled for Monday 6th to Thursday 9th January
  • The EL will be required to attend across all days, the Senior Researcher, TTO and Adviser must join during the afternoon of Tuesday 7th January and stay for the duration.
  • Please note that the EL and SR roles may only be undertaken by one person per role (i.e. time cannot be split between two staff). The EL must be employed full-time by their university whilst on the programme (approximately 3 months) until the last date of the Options Roundabout.
  • Please note we are unable 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 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 26 Programme Timeline**

Cohort 26 Application deadline

Monday 11th November 2019

Cohort 26 Bootcamp

Monday 6th to Thursday 9th January 2020

Cohort 26 Options Roundabout Training day

Friday 20th March 2020

Cohort 26 Options Roundabout 

Monday 30th and Tuesday 31st March 2020

** subject to change

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