This Leadership Programme has been developed by The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) in partnership with EcoQUIP. The aim of the Programme is to stimulate, inform and inspire leadership for innovation procurement in support of quality, efficiency and sustainability in healthcare operations. More info at http://www.ecoquip.eu/news/8/59/Join-the-Leadership-Programme-for-Efficiency-Quality-and-Sustainability-in-Healthcare-through-Innovation-Procurement.html
The second newsletter of The 10 YFP on SPP is now available and can be accessed here:
The 10YFP Programme on Sustainable Public Procurement (SPP) is a global platform that supports the implementation of SPP around the world. It has two main objectives: build the case for SPP, and support the implementation of SPP on the ground.
The 10 YFP on SPP Programme is open to all organizations and individual experts that are interested i...
In Ihobe, the Environment Agency of the Basque Government, are working in the definition of the next Green Public Procurement Program that will replace the previous one in force between 2011-2014.
The new GPP Program will broaden its scope to mobilise all public administrations in the regions, not only the central government like the former one, and to include measures to embed GPP in the core of public organisations and make it more efficient.
The new Program builds on two elements. First...
On the 26th of March 2015, INSPIRE held it's 3rd workshop in Barcelona. The event was organized with the support of theEscola d'Adminsitracío Pública de Catalunya.
More information here: http://inspirecampus.eu/the-presentations-of-the-barcelona-workshop-are-now-available/
Regione Puglia, within the “Regional Smart Specialization and Social and Environmental Sustainability Support Programme” – named OPENLABS – announces an experimental preliminary market consultation phase of a pre‐commercial procurement for research and development services in accordance with Art.40 of the Directive 2014/24/EU (28th February 2014).
The consultation does not aim to award any contract.
TED reference 2015/Sb073-129151
Just a reminder that Transport for London (TfL) is holding a clean fleet on 30/04/2015. This will be a very interesting demonstration giving the opportunity for TfL to share with other public bodies what we are currently working on in respect of cleaner and developing technologies and vehicles throughout London. If you are interested in attending the event please respond to me. The agenda and details are attached. Regards Terry Davis
And More! -> https://www.sustainablepurchasing.org/summit15
We'll have more presenters announcements coming very soon.
Join us in Seattle, Washington, USA, May 27-28. Register today.
And one more thing: SPLC Connect, the new Buyer-Supplier meet-up is happening in the same location, the day before the Summit (May 26).
Register now to get involved in one of the biggest sustainable purchasing events of the year!
SPLC's 2015 Summit will take place May 27-28 in Seattle, Washington, USA. It will bring together more than 300 leading sustainable purchasing experts and practitioners from a wide variety of sectors and regions to share best practices, build valuable relationships, and co-develop programs for guiding and benchmarking institutional leadership in sustainable purchasing. This year's Summit features...
In the framework of the Syncro project, a PPI project in the field of smart roads, we are experimenting the competitive dialog as a way to go through with companies concerning their innovative solutions.
The idea is to get different proposals able to comply with the purchasing authorities needs and to choose the best proposal for the construction of a pilot system.
Should there be any public procurer interested in this topic, we would be pleased to share this experience with them.