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
The THALEA PCP project (Telemedicine for Intensive Care Units) was implemented by 5 EU countries in just 1 year and a half! Find out what best practices they employed, the benefits of their approach or the struggles they faced at the link http://eafip.eu/resources/videos/
Following on the previous post on the new GPP Programme of the Basque Country 2020 ( https://procurement-forum.eu/view/discussion/1868848/new-gpp-programme-of-the-basque-country-2020), I'm glad to inform you that the GPP Programme is now also available in English.
Those that might be interested in having a look at its content, please find it here attached. For more information, please don’t hesitate to contact Gorane Ibarra (email@example.com).
Best regards and as this...
Why not start the New Year with an eafip Workshop? Public procurers, do not hesitate to join us on the 17th May in Berlin, Germany at the eafip Workshop for Education, Culture & Religion sectors to discuss unmet procurement needs, innovation concepts, project ideas, and much more! http://eafip.eu/events/workshops/education/
Langs deze weg de vraag of iemand, werkzaam bij een Hogeschool, de aanbesteding "Technische ge- en verbruikersartikelen" heeft uitgevoerd. Indien dit het geval is kom ik graag met u in contact om te bespreken welke productgroepen u hier onder heeft gebracht.
Als onderzoeker bij de SERV Stichting Innovatie & Arbeid maakte ik een studie rond innovatief & duurzaam aanbesteden met daarbij enkele tips om KMO’s beter bij aanbestedingen te betrekken. U vindt meer info en linken naar mijn publicatie op onze website http://www.serv.be/stichting/kennisdocument/innovatief-en-duurzaam-aanbesteden-vlaanderen
Hierna worden een aantal voorbeelden gegeven van mogelijke acties t.a.v. KMO’s.
The UrbanWINS team has issued its first project newsletter. You can read it here.
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UrbanWINS – Urban metabolism accounts for building Waste management Innovative Networks and Strategies – will develop and implement eco-innovative strategic plans for waste prevention and management that will boost urban environmental resilienc...
On behalf of the 2017 Planning Committee, I'd like to invite you to participate in SPLC's Summit, May 8-10 in Denver, Colorado by:
We look forward to having you be part of the event!
Sorry, Dutch only.
Allereerst een gelukkig nieuwjaar gewenst! Voor mijn afstudeeronderzoek (TU Delft, MSc. Construction Management & Engineering i.s.m. AT Osborne) naar het innovatiepartnerschap ben ik op zoek naar mensen die de procedure kennen, het bestudeerd hebben of er mee hebben gewerkt. Ik heb een vragenlijst gemaakt waarin ik aan de hand van 40 stellingen een deel van de bevindingen die ik uit de literatuur heb gehaald toets aan de praktijk. Dus bent u bekend met he...
EURECA is a EC funded H2020 project related to ICT and procurement by Public Sector organisations, with a specific focus on supporting PPI/PCP for environmentally sound data center and ICT solutions. Based on input from both industry and public sector the project has created a framework and tool which is ready to be used for free and is targeting support on
Last December, members of the “Bio-based products and services – InnProBio project” group posted five new posts on the topic that might be of interest to you. In short:
USL Toscana Sud-Est (Italy) has recently decided to join the European project STOP and GO (Sustainable Technology for Older People – Get Organised), one of the first Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI) pilot, co-founded by the European Commission under CIP-ICT-PSP-2013-7 (www.stopandgoproject.eu), that aims to foster the scaling up of innovative services enhanced by digital technologies in healthcare.
As the other public procurers of 4 European countries (Italy, Netherlands, Spain and...
Bij HTM werken we al vele jaren met een erkenningsregeling, naar tevredenheid.
Wat jij gunningsdeel noemt, is waarschijnlijk de beslissing om een partij wel of niet toe te laten tot de erkenningsregeling. Hiervoor kun je alle standaard geschiktheidseisen hanteren (uitsluitingsgronden, financiële draagkracht, referenties, certificaten, etc.). Aan te raden is niet al te strenge eisen te stellen, omdat je dan de concurrentie te veel zou kunnen beperken.
Het is ook aan te raden...
The PPI4Waste project has issued its 4th newsletter!
In this issue you will learn more on the feasibility plan carried out for the core buyers and the buyers’ group of the project to uptake a collaborative PPI and to reduce risks associated to the uptake of PPI.
More details are also given on the upcoming PPI4Waste training opportunities and events.
Indeed, quite interesting.
I came accross this: http://gppbhutan.bt/3r-sustainability-and-circular-economy at your website.
What GPP examples already in place to you have?
Piotr (www.eeb.org; www.makeresourcescount.eu)
One of the important support measures for the successful implementation of the GPP activities within the GreenS project is the undertaking of a series of webinars coordinated by GreenS partner ICLEI.
As a warm-up to the topic, the first two webinars focused on 'how to prepare a good GPP training package' (October 2015) and the "the magic of GPP" (March 2016). Following this introduction and baseline on key features of GPP, good practice examples and how to pack it in a regionally adapted trainin...
We, environmental NGOs in Romania, are glad that FSC took action against the illegal logging and huge deforestation process in our country ; one of the culprits are the Holzindustrie Schweghofer Company; unfortunately, the FSC decission allows Schweighofer to continue itys illegal activities for another three months; anyway, better late than never, my thanks to Mr John Hontelez (Petruta Moisi, Galati, Romania).
Thinking of carrying out a joint cross-border public procurement of innovative solutions? Or just want to find out more about innovation procurement?
Then the eafip informative video on healthy ageing about the HAPPI (PPI) project with Louis Potel is the one to watch! http://eafip.eu/resources/videos/
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No more waiting! The eafip videos are now available online!
They showcase 6 individual cases of innovation procurement (PCP/PPI) implemented by public procurers across Europe. You will find out various approaches taken by the procurers, their lessons learned and much more...
Watch them in whatever order suits you and as many times as you wish. We hope you will find them as informative and as useful as we do!
The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is looking for a consultant to work with us on part-time basis for the Public Procurement and Infrastructure Finance programme. More specifically we are looking for someone to:
Congratulations to all winners!
SCR Piemonte, invited by Envipark and ARPA Piemonte to take part in the interest group of INNOCAT project, launches a preliminary market consultation for future regional tender on catering service for hospitals. The first meeting with operators will be on 21 December 2016 in Torino.
Procurers from Denmark, the United Kingdom, and the Netherlands took home the 2016 Procura+ Awards at a ceremony in Malmö (Sweden) last night. The awards recognise the most outstanding procurement activities carried out in Europe in three categories. The award ceremony was held as part of the Sustainable City Development conference, an international event exploring how cities can work towards implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
The City of Copenhagen (Denmark) beat off compet...