Watch now the eafip video which shows how Rotherham NHS Foundation and its partners successfully brought to the market an innovative solution for refurbishing hospital ward lighting systems in an efficient and unusual way - Future Hospital Ward Lighting PPI! http://eafip.eu/resources/videos/
In my experience of more than 20 years in healthcare procurement in Spain I've seen both: Hospitals and research centers can become bidders of contracts procured by third bodies, and of course they can be procurers. We need more information but, if bidding has not been called yet, you could try to get the contract directly if you're a public body considerated in house provider or if the matter of the contract is research (excluded from Directive 2014/24 if all requirements are aco...
Thinking of starting an innovation procurement, be it PCP or PPI? If so, the eafip Toolkit is designed to give you practical support in designing PCP and PPI strategies and in implementing innovation procurements. Download your free copy now and share with your colleagues! http://eafip.eu/toolkit/
This basic LCC lighting calculator may help too: http://gpp-proca.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/D2.4_BS-_calculation_tool_lighting_ESV_en_fin.xls
Our SMART SPP tool is more generic, but may give you still some good LCC calculations - also for lighting: http://www.smart-spp.eu/
IMAILE partners are planning to prepare a PPI (phase 4) after ending our project in January 2018. To strengthen this work we work on a proposal to the following H2020 call: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/ict-33-2017.html (theme A).
In the project we will create a network of European procurers for Education, detect common future demands, prepare a PPI & a PCP and create a roadmap that can accelerate the use and development of Education t...
IMAILE seeks innovative technology to support STEM (Science, Technology, Engendering and Mathematics based subjects) personalized learning in Primary and Lower Secondary Education at the EU level. The project started in February 2014 and we are now entering our last project year in 2017, devoted to the implementation of tests in schools in different countries (Sweden, Finland, Spain and Germany). IMAILE is a unique project within learning technologies being the first pre-commercial procurem...
Check out the yearly update about the results of the first 15 Pre-Commercial Procurements funded by FP7 and H2020 that are already procuring or have already finished procuring:
Don’t miss your chance! Do you have a concrete interest in conducting an innovation procurement project? If so, take just 5 to 10 minutes to fill-in the eafip Assistance Application form to find out if you can benefit from the aid of experts in the field of innovation procurement – for FREE! http://eafip.eu/assistance/
Contractmanagement speelt een belangrijke rol bij het gehele proces van het tot stand komen van de contracten tot en met het managen van de leveranciersprestaties. Hieronder valt onder andere: het opstellen van een programma van eisen, KPI`s formuleren, contractafspraken maken, het opstellen van een dienstverleningsovereenkomst, beoordeling geleverde kwaliteit etc.
Wij zoeken een stevige Contractmanager met ervaring in het beheren en uitnutten van facilitaire contracten. Ook zoeken wij iemand d...
Today, the SELECT for Cities Initiative launches its call to support the development of an Internet-of-Everything (IoE) platform for open innovation in Europe. Selected organisations will receive support and funding from EUR 36,000 up to EUR 800,000 each. The grants are funded by three cities – Antwerp, Copenhagen and Helsinki - with support from the European Commission Horizon 2020 programme.
To learn more about the innovation competition and access the tender documents please visit www.sele...
Onder andere GGD Gelderland-Zuid zal in 2017 meedoen aan een gezamenlijke aanbesteding. Externe expertise wordt ingehuurd. Mocht je interesse hebben neem dan even contact op dan zorg ik ervoor dat je in contact komt met de organisatoren.
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The Digital Health & Wellness Summit 2017 (DHWS17) attendees have the great opportunity to attend the final event of this EU project, which will be held the 1st of March during the MWC in Barcelona.
DECIPHER invites people, organisations, companies and decision makers interested in Innovation Procurement and health services, to participate to the seminar on lessons learnt by the Pre-Commercial Procurement in mHealth. This is the final seminar of DECIPHER PCP project and it introduces the expe...
Together with four European hospitals, the UMC Utrecht will start a pre-commercial procurement (PCP) collaboration named ‘Nightingale’. Companies are being challenged to develop technology for remotely monitoring the vital signs of patients leaving the intensive care unit. An immediate alert to care providers in the event of a deterioration of the patient's situation can prevent serious complications and be life-saving. The European Union is setting aside €5.3 million for developing an inn...
If you are starting with Green Public Procurement in your organisation and would like to get some further information on specific aspects of GPP, don't miss the series of Webinars that took place in the framework of the project GreenS.
You can access the webinars at the following link: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLv-mhCFisOsUvT0HrAcNuanJHL9QqfWKk
Here is what you will find:
1- How to prepare a good GPP training package
2- Introducing GPP – The magic of GPP
3- Legal aspe...
Launch your own innovation procurement - call for applications for eafip free Assistance open until 14th February! It helps local and central governments to provide tax payers with the best possible quality services whilst saving costs.
Apply now and be one of the 12 public procurers to received the eafip free Assistance financed by the European commission! http://eafip.eu/assistance/
Watch the eafip video to find out the best practices employed by ASFiNAG PCP on their development of the innovation procurement which led to "On the way" traffic app. It provides free traffic information in a simple and easy-to-use format http://eafip.eu/resources/videos/
We have been asked whether it is feasible to apply Life Cycle Costing in the procurement of textiles and of catering services. Has any of you experience with that?
The Water PiPP EU-founded project has compiled its final policy recommendations to the European Innovation Partnership on Water (EIP Water).
The Policy Recommendation to the EIP document explains that innovation oriented public procurement is a demand side innovation policy instrument that have to be based on the good understanding of the challenges at the organisational level and the understanding of the public need. Based on these findings the Water PiPP project consortium made 8 policy...
Check out the Horizon 2020 participant portal. There are several calls open now with submission deadlines in 2017 that offer EU funding to procurers and other stakeholders from different countries to prepare (and implement) upcoming innovation procurements in collaboration:
PCP actions (co-finance at 90% the actual purchase of R&D to get new innovative solutions developed and tested, plus at 90+25% related coordination and networking costs)
EPP-eHealth, an EU-funded project that set out to transform the market for eHealth solutions through dialogue and innovation procurement, has created a network of procuring organisations in healthcare. They also published Joint Statements of Unmet Needs, a Public Procurement of Innovative solutions (PPI) Strategy for eHealth and mapped out EU initiatives and funding opportunities. Find out more: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/epp-ehealth-final-results-take-ehealth-procureme...
Public consultation on the revision of the Clean Vehicles Directive is open until 24 March 2017