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  • Smart City Challenges - Brokerage Event Public space

    Come and join this year’s Brokerage 2022 - Smart city Challenges, in Barcelona 15-17/Nov.

    The event is the opportunity to meet with public officers, private companies, innovation suppliers and investors from around the world. To better understand the available solutions and benchmark with best practices, gaining efficiency and effectiveness in Smart City projects. During the 3 days, around 1,000 pre-scheduled B2B and B2Gs meetings will be held.

    Find more details here https://smartcity2...

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  • iProcureSecurity PCP - JOIN THE TEAM! Public space

    The iProcureSecurity PCP is looking for external public procurers from the Emergency Medical Services, willing to join the project Observer Board. The selected external procurers will be able to:

    ✔️Access the iProcureSecurity PCP network, which involves relevant end-users and connects several stakeholders

    ✔️Get insights on the PCP process and on how your organisation can benefit from it
    ✔️Join the conversation on the latest developments in digital triage manageme...

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  • Fully-funded PhD position on public procurement for innovation and sustainability Public space

    We are looking for a highly-motivated PhD student on "Fostering inclusive economic growth through public procurement for innovation and sustainability" for the European project DemoTrans, a four-year, €2.74M Research and Innovation Action under Horizon Europe. The 4-year, 1.0FTE position is fully-funded.

    The candidate will be part of the Innovation Studies group of the top-ranking Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University in the Netherlands, and will work clo...

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  • Sustainable procurement for nutritious school food - webinar FAO Public space

    dear everybody

    webinar below could be of interest. Notice has come from Luana Swensson of FAO - see below

    Mark Stein

    Dear colleagues,

    We are very glad to invite you to the below webinar on “Sustainable procurement for nutritious food” jointly organized by FAO and WFP.

    27 September 2022| 15:00 / 16:30 (CEST) |Online

    Webinar: Sustainable procurement for nutritious school food: the importance of procurement to...

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  • Small plate, big impact: show your support for sustainable food procurement Public space

    As part of the Buy Better Food Campaign, ICLEI has initiated an EU-wide petition for ‘A healthy meal for every child in every School’. The petition invite cities and the general public to urge EU and national policy makers to spend public money more responsibly and supply healthy food in schools to all children. The petition goes hand in hand with the biggest EU-funded project on sustainable food procurement: SchoolFood4Change.

    On the 11th October (in Brussels), ICLEI is organising a hi...

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  • Accepting Nominations: Oct 4-6 GEC & ERA EU Sustainability & Public Procurement Law online course Public space

    The Global Electronics Council (GEC), in partnership with The Academy of European Law (ERA), is currently accepting nominations to attend the EU Sustainability & Public Procurement Law online course taking place from Oct 4-6, 2022. This is an invite-only course targeted to leaders in the public procurement and/or sustainable policy field. There is a limited number of seats available, and tuition is free for all invited attendees.

    The online course focuses on European public procurement law...

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  • Why and how should public buyers implement social and sustainable criteria in their purchases? Public space

    Looking for something to read this Friday? Why don't you have a look at this article by Delfina Curi and Jon Jonoski published by Apolitical?

    Why and how should public buyers implement social and sustainable criteria in their purchases?

    Have a nice weekend!

    Continue reading 25 days ago
  • EU Innovation Procurement Observatory Public space

    The European Commission just launched a procurement that aims set up an observatory that tracks national policy frameworks / initiatives and investments on innovation procurement in the digital economy around Europe and that engages public buyers, policy makers and citizens across Europe to share good practices. Economic operators interested in this call are invited to submit a tender by 6 October 2022 via the electronic submission system (e-Submission) available from the TED e-Tendering website...

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  • Promote your mobility solutions & opportunities Public space

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  • Verlegging aanbestedingsplicht naar VvE? Public space
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    Beste Sanna,

    Interessante vraag. Ik kan op je vraag ingaan door je te vertellen hoe dit bij de Rijksoverheid gebeurt. De panden van de Rijksoverheid worden beheerd door het Rijksvastgoedbedrijf. In deze panden worden diverse rijks"klanten" of rijksonderdelen gehuisvest, waarbij het ook voorkomt dat er meerdere verschillende rijksonderdelen in eenzelfde pand zitten. Het Rijksvastgoed bedrijf heeft dan de functie van "verhuurder", zorgt voor oa voor het beheer en onderhoud, regelt verbouwingen...

    Continue reading August 4th
  • Share your insight on the barriers to the diffusion of circular and green public procurement Public space

    Which skills do you think could help you be more active in circular and green public procurement? What are the barriers that hamper the diffusion of circular and green public procurement? If you are a company, you can share your insight with the GREENER partners via the on-going online survey and contribute to embedding circular and green requirements into the procurement process.

    The survey is available in different languages: English, French, Dutch, Bulgarian, Italian and Spanish.

    Continue reading July 27th
  • Survey PROTECT - Procuring Innovative Climate Change Services Public space

    Public authorities must advance their climate adaptation and mitigation policies and actions and public procurement can be a strategic and powerful lever in this regard.

    The newly launched EU-funded Pan-European project PROTECT seeks to support urgent action for climate adaptation and mitigation through innovation procurement procedures.
    PROTECT aims to enable public authorities from different European regions to collaborate in the preparation of innovation procurement projects that suppor...

    Continue reading July 21st
  • 2nd Explanatory Workshop about TIQUE PCP Public space

    Second Call-For-Tender Explanatory Workshop

    July 21, 2022 at 11:00 CEST

    TIQUE is carrying out an Explanatory Workshop about the Call For Tender which aims to:

    • Inform potential suppliers (industry) about TIQUE pre-commercial procurement opportunities and explain in detail the call for tender process.
    • Explain the call for tender documents bidders need to present.
    • Clarify any doubt that may have arisen related to the tender docs.
    • Facilitate matchmaking among potential supp...

    Continue reading July 13th
  • RITMOCORE PPI FINAL DAY - Save the date - September 13, 2022 Public space

    Dear colleagues,

    RITMOCORE-PPI, a European Commission co-funded project (GA: 727796) is coming to an end after five years of development and implementation. It has been a ground-breaking project towards the transformation of the public procurement system, aligning the interests of cross-border stakeholders towards a patient-centred care.

    RITMOCORE-PPI focused on servitising the procurement of pacemakers, challenging providers to enter into long term partnerships with hospitals, where...

    Continue reading July 12th
  • Don't forget to apply! Vacancies for the ICLEI's Sustainable Economy and Procurement Team Public space

    ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability is further growing its Sustainable Economy and Procurement team. Two new positions are still open:

    • Senior Officer in Sustainable and Innovation Procurement
    • City to Business Collaboration Officer

    The deadline to apply for both positions is coming up, it's on 15 July 2022. Find attached the job offers.

    For more information contact: or visit:

    Continue reading July 8th
  • Webinar | Strategic procurement in healthcare: Realising the full potential Public space

    On Tuesday, 19 July from 11:30 to 12:00 CET, the EcoQUIP+ project will be hosting a webinar titled 'Strategic procurement in healthcare: Realising the full potential of your procurement spend'.

    Webinar description

    Do you have a specific challenge within your care setting that needs a better solution than what is currently available? Do you wonder how to make the most out of your suppliers?

    This short ted-talk format webinar will discuss how health managers can realise the full power of...

    Continue reading July 8th
  • iProcureSecurity PCP - Online Webinar Public space

    The iProcureSecurity PCP project officially launched the 6,7 mio Call for Tender. The scope of the project is to innovate and digitalise the Triage Management System during Mass Casualty Incidents in order to optimise the response, interoperability, decision-making process and data & communication sharing among the Emergency Medical Services (EMS).

    If you are interested to take part in the Call for Tender, and you want to know more about the PCP and Tender procedures, participate to the upc...

    Continue reading July 4th
  • BroadGNSS Partnering Event 5 July in Brussels! Public space

    BroadGNSS is a Pre-Commercial Procurement Project (PCP) with a 2 million euros budget to procure Applications, Synchronisation and Monitoring of Critical Mobile Broadband Communication Infrastructure and Information Assets for Public Protection and Disaster Recovery (PPDR) Operations.

    Due to the lack of bids received on the 2nd of May 2022, the group of procurers has decided to improve the competition by attracting more suppliers to the PCP and modifying the evaluation scheme as well as ex...

    Continue reading July 1st
  • DrugDetect PPI- OPEN MARKET CONSULTATION Public space
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    For more information about registration, the agenda, and the day schedule please follow: and the project’s social media pages for any updates:



    In case you are looking for partnerships or have any further queries do not hesitate to contact us at:

    Thank you for considering our invitation and we are looking forward t...

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  • New free e-learning course on public procurement of innovaiton Public space
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    Hi Davy and Terje,

    Apologyze for that. Please, could you try again?. I just tried and it works without problem. If error persists, please, contact me at



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  • Nederlands inkoopforum Public space

    Graag wil ik lid worden van het Nederlands inkoopforum. Hoe gaat dat in zijn werk.

    Ik wil graag "Categoriemanagement Logistiek" aan mijn favorieten toevoegen maar ik moet er telkens via een omweg naar toe.

    Continue reading June 29th
  • First PAN European Public Transportation Innovation Procurement Tender – PREVENT PCP - officially launches it’s €9,3 mln call for tender aiming to develop AI-based technologies for public transportation safety Public space

    The EU funded project PREVENT PCP ( has officially launched it’s 9,3 mln EUR Call for Tender. Aim of the project is to increase safety in public transport within Europe through the development of new solutions in the field of Automatic Detection of Unattended Items in Public Transport.

    The call for tender invites all interested parties to submit their proposal to develop innovative AI-based solution prototypes for Automatic Detection of Unattended Items in Public Tran...

    Continue reading June 21st
  • iProcureSecurity PCP officially launches its 6,7 mio EUR Call for Tender! Public space

    The EU funded project iProcureSecurity PCP (www. has officially launched the 6,7 mio EUR Call for Tender, aiming to innovate and digitalise the Triage Management System.

    The iProcureSecurity PCP Call for Tenders invites all interested parties to present their offers for R&D services in the form of a solution that will provide Triage Management Systems which will strengthen the resilience and interoperability of European Emergency Medical Services (EMS). The...

    Continue reading June 20th
  • Countdown to ROSIA PCP's call for tender submission deadline!! Public space

    The deadline for submission of tenders is 30 June!

    All questions related to ROSIA's Call For Tender will be answered only through the Spanish Public Procurement Platform. Any interested bidder can access the "Information Request" tab once logged in as an Economic Operator (EO). You may ask questions through the «Information Request» tab where you can also find answers to questions already posted by other bidders.

    We have also uploaded the recordings from the Explanatory Workshop t...

    Continue reading June 14th
  • TIQUE PCP - First Explanatory Workshop on its Call For Tender Public space

    PCP project TIQUE, co-funded by the EU programme Horizon 2020, has officially launched its €4.4M call for tender, open until 15 September, 2022.

    Next week, on 30 June, from 11 to 12 am (CEST), the project is holding its First Explanatory workshop on its call for tender.

    TIQUE PCP project proposes to transform the care pathway of patients with Advanced Heart Failure (AHF) along two directions: on the one hand, remotely monitor AHF patients and support them and their caregivers and r...

    Continue reading June 14th