Key Dates in KE

The KE sector is a busy one, with an increasing number of programmes, initiatives and consultations to respond to. Our aim is to provide a quick overiew of key KE announcements and deadlines to help our members keep track. Contributions from all UK nations are welcome, and international dates will be considered too. If you would like make a contribution please email with full details. Many thanks to Dr Sue Graham, Northumbria University, for sharing her own list of key dates. 

January 2021 

12th January 2021 (2-3pm): KE Concordat Deep Dive #2 ‘Engagement’ 

The KE Concordat team bring a closer look at the principles of the KEC in a series of 'deep dives'.  The second event will consider 'Engagement'. For details and to register visit the Concordat website

22nd January (11.59pm): Deadline for applications to be a member of the KEC Evaluation panel 

The KE Concordat Operational Group and Evaluation Panel chair (Dr Phil Clare) are recruiting an evaluation panel. Shortlisting will take place during the week commencing Monday 25 January 2021. Candidates will be informed about the outcome of their application by Friday 5 February 2021. Application forms and further information can be found on the KE Concordat website

February 2021 

(date t.b.c.) KEF Metrics 

Research England expects publication of the KEF dashboard to be in February 2021 but will issue an update once the date has been confirmed.  Please direct any queries to

26th February : HEIF AMS deadline 

Deadline to submit AMS for 2019-20 and provide an overview of HEIF activity 2020-21. This should align with the new HEIF priority document