PCP call for tender to acquire services of industrial research and experimental development for a new system for minimizing the production, improve quality and promote the reuse of sludge treatment processes and treatment of urban waste water
TED Official Document Number 266318-2015
PCP call for tender to acquire services of industrial research and experimental development for a new device for locating water losses of pipelines, monitoring the state of the pipes and the geo-referenced survey of the pipelines in urban water distribution networks.
TED Official Document Number 266320-2015
Innovation procurement in healthcare: the STOPandGO project
The STOPandGO project (www.stopandgoproject.eu) aims at defining and testing an European Specification Template (EST) to promote the acquisition of health and social services enhanced by digital technologies through the PPI (Public Procurement for Innovation) instrument. These services will allow the implementation of innovative models on Integrated Care for elderly people, in line with the objectives of the European Partnership...
ICLEI together with Barcelona City Council, Barcelona Metropolitan Area, and Barcelona Provincial Council are pleased to announce the 2015 Procura+ Seminar taking place on 11 November 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The full-day seminar is organised in cooperation with the GPP 2020 project consortium.
The 2015 Seminar will explore ’the challenges ahead - designing procurement for a low-carbon future’. The programme will be highly interactive and provide participants with the op...
I am looking for Guidelines on the procurement of sustainable tires for a Chilean partner. Can anyone help me on this?
(see in Catalan below // sorry for cross posting)
The web portal comprasostenible.net begins its journey
Ecoinstitut has launched the web portal comprasostenible.net, an entry point where Catalan public authorities can find their way to the most relevant resources available to safely implement SPP in the region.
The portal provides responses to the main questions of concern for decision-makers and practitioners for the introduction of socio-environmental concerns in public procurement – such a...
Hi all, I am an environmental engineer and post-doctoral researcher at the University of Bologna, Italy. My research activities mainly focus on food waste/wastage prevention all along the food supply-chain. I'm currently dealing with food waste prevention within the context of municipal waste management systems. In particular I'm dealing with the identification and assessment of potential GPP criteria to be included in Waste Management Tenders (for MSWM) with the aim of fostering food waste prev...
The European Commission has identified Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) and Public Procurement of Innovative Solutions (PPI) as key tools under Horizon 2000 to foster innovation of ICT based solutions in the EU. In order to stimulate innovation procurement the Commission is supporting public procurers through European Assistance for Innovation Procurement (eafip), a new initiative focusing on promotion, training and assistance in implementing innovation procurements for ICT based solutions...
Possibility for participation on the Ecovation conference in Graz with reimbursements!
As you may know under the Public Procurement of Innovation Platform project we are managing an Experience Exchange module. This is for procurers to travel to advanced organisations to gain a more in-depth understanding of innovative procurement processes. As well as developing skills on PPI and PCP by learning from others, participants can also experience new ways of thinking about problems and...