Cohort 21 Important Dates


  1. Pre Bootcamp teleconference to discuss programme and expectations for the EL w/c 29th  April 2019
  2. Cohort 21 Launch – 3 day residential bootcamp– w/c 6th May 2019
    The EL will be required to attend across all days, the Senior Researcher, TTO and Adviser must join at later points over the 3 days.  Please note, due to the venue and delivery arrangements for the bootcamp, we are not able to accept additional team members to attend. Also, 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 3 months until the last date of the Options Roundabout.
  3. The EL will access bi-weekly teleconferences with the Programme Manager and other programme teams and monthly reporting is required.
  4. The Team will attend an Options Roundabout Training day w/c 22nd  July 2019 at a venue to be confirmed which supports the preparation of the final presentation to the panel.
  5. The Team will deliver their ‘ICURe Journey’ final presentation to the Options Roundabout Panel  w/c 29th   July 2019 (each team will be allocated a slot on one of 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.

Cohort 21 Application deadline

1st April 2019

Cohort 21 Bootcamp

w/c 6th May  2019

Cohort 21 Options Roundabout Training days

w/c 22nd   July 2019

Cohort 21 Options Roundabout 

w/c 29th   July 2019

** subject to change

For more information:

ICURe contact

Midlands ICURe contact

NxNW ICURe contact