Training Events

IAPETUS2 hosts three Cohort Events per year with additional Training Opportunities in between. Below is a summary of upcoming DTP training.



Training Type


Indicative Content

9th -11th July 2024


Training Opportunity

Durham University

The intended outcomes: Gain a deeper understanding of outreach & public engagement; Develop awareness of working & communicating with non-academic audiences; Feel more confident with developing, planning, delivering and evaluating quality activities

21st October – 1st November 2024

Innovation Challenge

Training Opportunity

Durham University

A training course teaching entrepreneurial skills through a series of innovation activities which will culminate students creating business proposals to a panel of experts

18th – 22nd November 2024

IAPETUS2 Induction and Annual Training Event

Cohort Event

Stirling University


13th-17th January 2025

IAPETUS2 Annual Winter Residential Training

Cohort Event

The Sill, Northumbria


May 2025 (tbc)

IAPETUS2 Student Conference

Cohort Event

Heriot Watt University

An event for all IAPETUS2 students to present their research through talks and posters