- 14 September: Edinburgh
- 20 September: London
- 26 September: Leeds
Registration for these events was open to individuals from higher education institutions with an interest in the conduct, quality, funding or use of research.
Places were limited to a maximum of two participants per institution. HEIs were responsible for ensuring that individuals were registered for one date/location only.
The four UK funding bodies also hosted a number of workshops with specific groups during the consultation period in relation to the following:
- Equality and diversity
- Research users
- Institutions new to the REF