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Next Tuesday, March 15, from 10H to 13H CET, in the frame of its Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP), the BroadGNSS team will welcome you for an online and free of charge Briefing Meeting. This meeting follows a previous Briefing & Partnering Event held at the French MoI in Paris, last February 22.
Such event will allow participants to get more information regarding the preparation of tenders.
Moreover, BroadGNSS invites you to use the Partnering tool, to add your company to the list...
The EU funded project iProcureSecurity PCP Home - iProcureSecurity PCP is looking forward to enlarge its Observer Group and the Expert and Advisory Board (EAB).
Procurers and experts from the Emergency Medical Services (EMS), working in the field of Triage Management Systems are strongly invited to join our Boards and to get in contact with us!
Members of the Oberserver Group and the Expert and Advisory Board, will be able to
- get first-hand insights on the iProcureSecurity PCP s...
People knowledgeable about sustainable public food procurement in any part of the world are invited to speak at an online session organised within the annual conference of the Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers). 30th August – 2nd September 2022.
Annual International Conference - Royal Geographical SocietyCode of conduct. The RGS-IBG Annual Conference is intended to be a space that allows geography, geo...
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Das Projekt iProcureSecurity PCP zielt darauf ab, innovative Triage-Management-Systeme zu entwickeln, die die Widerstandsfähigkeit und Interoperabilität der medizinischen Notfalldienste in Europa stärken können. Hierzu haben sich neun Beschaffer aus ganz Europa zusammengeschlossen, u.a. Rote Kreuz Organisationen, die Johanniter, regionale Gesundheitsministerien und spezialisierte Krankenhäuser. Um die medizinischen Notfalldienste zu stärken die Beschaffer im Projekt ca. 6,7 Millionen Euro...
The EU funded project iProcureSecurity PCP is thrilled to launch the Open Market Consultation Events!
Procurers and suppliers from the Emergency Medical Services (EMS), working in the field of Triage Management Systems are strongly invited to visit our website Home - iProcureSecurity PCP and to register to the upcoming events!
The iProcureSecurity PCP project encourages the developement of solutions, that increase the efficiency and reliability of the triage process by creating a deta...
University Hospitals Bristol and Western NHS Foundation Trust and North Bristol NHS Trusts current waste management arrangements will conclude in March 2023. The Trusts will be launching a Call for Tender later this year with the objective of fundamentally reorienting the approach to waste management services. Going forward, the Trusts will require solutions and services that deliver environmentally sustainable waste management services and solutions that address both the urgent need to minim...
TIQUE PCP is an ambitious project aimed to provide integrated care and technology-based solutions for patients suffering from Advanced Heart Failure. Three public healthcare procurers integrate the project, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (Spain), ASL Avellino (Italy) and Region Västerbotten (Sweden), and they are supported by five international knowledge partners. The project kicked off in March 2021, it will last 4 years, it will invest a total of €5.69 million and it is co-funded by t...
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[CALL: Pre-commercial procurement to buy R&D services to develop deployable applications for synchronisation & monitoring of critical mobile broadband communication infrastructure & information assets for PPDR.]
Next Tuesday, February 22, at the French Ministry of Interior in Paris, and in the frame of its Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP), the BroadGNSS team will welcome you to the Partnering event of the project. Such event wil...
TIQUE, a European Pre-commercial Procurement (PCP) project, is seeking innovative solutions to support digitally enabled integrated care.
The project will be issuing a call for tenders in June 2022 with a budget of €4.4 million, co-funded by the EC's H2020 programme.
The aim of the tender is to procure innovative integrated care services to help deliver holistic and rapid care to multimorbid patients suffering from advanced heart failure.
In order to redact a call for tenders that en...
A 4-hour free webinar workshop for European public buyers, suppliers and policy makers
This 4-hour workshop showcases PCP & PPI projects and leading experiences to find about the lessons learned and key tools for the strategic use of innovation procurement to tackle challenges in different sectors.
The workshop features the perspective of public buyers and suppliers who share their insights and outcomes of the procurement. There will be also the opportunity to ask questions and room for discu...
This call supports public buyers in any field of public sector activity to get new green digital solutions developed, tested and possibly also deployed. Interested? Get ready to submit your proposal (9M EURO funding available, submission deadline: 30 March 2022).
Topic identifier: HORIZON-CL4-2022-RESILIENCE-02-PCP: Boosting green economic recovery and open strategic autonomy in Strategic Digital Technologies through pre-commercial procurement.
Useful links for more information:
Pre-commercial Procurement of innovative ICT-enabled integrated care solutions to advance multidisciplinary health and care for patients with chronic heart failure.
Estimated total value:
€ 4 650 000 incl. VAT, if applicable.
Over the course of 2021, representatives from 18 public authorities came together as the International Working Group on Ethics in Public Procurement of ICT. Initiated by the Federal Institute of Sustainable Development Belgium, the group included members from Belgium, Norway, Spain, Sweden, the UK, Denmark, Italy, Finland, Austria, the Netherlands and Switzerland.
Overall, the aim was to foster exchange, capture good practices and challenges, to discuss and identify actions amongst Europe...
Companies, organizations and other market participants are cordially invited to fill out TIQUE's Open Market Consultation Questionnaire to express their feedback about the innovation challenge, experiences, existing solutions and PCP setup.
TIQUE Questionnaire has been designed to gather feedback from the market.
Will you help us better redact a tender that captures your potential?
You can complete TIQUE's questionnaire here:
We are very glad to share with you our new FAO publication on “Public food procurement for sustainable food systems and healthy diets”.
This publication is the result of a 3 years process, the collaboration between the FAO, Bioversity International and the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) and of the contribution of over 100 authors, including academics, United Nations staff and practitioners. The two volumes and 36 chapters of the book cover experience fr...
The Urban Agenda Partnership on Innovative and Responsible Public Procurement presents its Action Plan: Draft Action Plan Version 10-01-2022 ALL _0.pdf
You can fill in your feedback in the following feedback form before 11th February 2022: Public consultation (office.com)
Please indicate the paragraph and part of the Action Plan your feedback applies to. It is also possible to give your feedback in your own language (please indicate your language).
Thank you very much in advance! We are lookin...
The European Assistance of Innovation Procurement (EAFIP)-initiative invites you to join the online workshop Innovation Procurement: Cybersecurity & dual use on 13 January 2022.
This 4-hour workshop focuses on how to strategically use innovation procurement in the field of cybersecurity and dual use. The topic will be tackled from different perspectives, including ongoing policy initiatives in Europe and practical experiences from a number of interesting case studies. There will be also the...
Within the framework of the ARCHIVER pre-commercial procurement tender, between December 2020 and August 2021 three consortia competed to deliver innovative, prototype solutions for long-term data preservation. Two of them have been selected to continue with the pilot phase and deliver research ready solutions for long-term data preservation of research data, therefore supplementing a lack in the current European Open Science panorama. They have been announced at a Public Ceremony on the 29th of...
I would like to share the link to the White Paper Procurement which has recently been published by the CBCI (Circular Biobased Construction Industry) project team. The White Paper “Circular and bio-based ambitions in construction projects; an integrated approach to the tendering process” is especially aimed to professionals who are involved in procurement or tendering of new build projects and/or renovation projects. You can download the White Paper (in three languages) by the following link...
The European Assistance of Innovation Procurement (EAFIP)-initiative invites you to join the online workshop Innovation Procurement: Cybersecurity & dual use which will be held on 13 January 2022.
This 4-hour workshop focuses on how to strategically use innovation procurement in the field of cybersecurity and dual use. The topic will be tackled from different perspectives, including ongoing policy initiatives in Europe and practical experiences from a number of interesting case studies. Ther...
On 15 December, the European Commission published a proposal for new rules governing the energy performance
of buildings in the EU, aligning them with the European Green Deal and Renovation Wave Strategy. The
Commission proposes that as of 2030, all new buildings must be zero-emission. To harness the potential of
faster action in the public sector, all new public buildings must be zero-emission already as of 2027.
Read about this and more in this month's GPP News Alert
On 15 December the EAFIP-inititative presents the Webinar Round Table - The Management Perspective on Innovation Procurement of Data-Driven Solutions. A one-and-a-half-hour webinar for European public buyers.
Within this second EAFIP Round Table session a selection of top managers from several European Member States give insights into the management aspects regarding innovation procurement of data-driven solutions.
They share their challenges and practical ways to successfully tackle iss...