Last week the first edition of the Newsletter on GPP in Catalonia was published (both in Catalan and English).
It aims to be the space to share the latest news and achievements in this field by Catalan public administrations and will be published twice a year.
You can read the first edition here: https://mailchi.mp/4852153c1fad/butlleti-1-cpv-catalunya-marc-2018
And, if interested, subscribe here: https://ecoinstitut.us8.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=b735131fd2bdb19cfc83fc1...
How can we achieve better collaboration between suppliers and clients? Which innovative models are available to contribute to this?
You will find out during the Best Value Approach event on April 23 at Axians in Vienna. Besides speaker, Prof. Dr. Dean Kashiwagi, experiences and lessons learned from Brau Union and Axians are shared executing a Best Value project.
About the Best Value Approach
For over 20 years, the Best Value Approach (BVA) has been tested and refined. It has now been ut...
Vanuit NEVI kwam de volgende aankondiging
Contractmanagement = teamwork
Onder dagvoorzitterschap van Prof. dr. Arjan van Weele, NEVI hoogleraar Purchasing & Supply Chain Management aan de Technische Universiteit van Eindhoven, wordt ingegaan op samenwerken en met elkaar het maximale uit contracten halen. 22 maart wordt een inspirerende dag met best practices, keynotes en netwerken.
HIP-leden ontvangen 10% korting op de deelnameprijs, deze ontvang je door in het opmerkingenveld “L...
Is your public authority a trailblazer in the procurement of goods or services? Has it conducted an exemplary procurement in the last two years? If so, it could be in line for a Procura+ Award!
The Procura+ Awards recognise sustainable and innovative public procurements which lead to real improvements in public goods, services, processes and infrastructure. They are co-ordinated by ICLEI, in co-operation with the EU-funded Procure2Innovate project.
The 2018 Procura+ Awards are now accept...
The Public Sector has seen a massive increase in the utilisation for digital services in a drive to streamline and improve the efficiency of both internal operations and online services to its citizens.
This demand has resulted in a rapidly increased reliance on the data centres underpinning these services and is driving the need to seriously look at both existing infrastructure and the way services are delivered in the most cost effective and energy efficient way. Finding the right product...
I would like to join the group. Thanks
The 2018 Summit of the Sustaniable Purchasing Leadership Council will take place May 14-16 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in the US.
SPLC’s annual Summit brings together 400 purchasing and sustainability professionals, suppliers, and NGO experts from diverse sectors and regions to share and promote sustainable purchasing best practices for organizations. The Summit’s expert-led sessions, networking, tradeshow, and buyer-supplier matchmaking are open to both members and non-members.
Interesting Podcast about Best Value Approach, Procurement Made Simple.
For questions, send me an email.
The first webinar in a series running up to the ICLEI World Congress in June 2018 will investigate the role cities and regions can play in achieving the circular economy at the local level. It will include Global Lead City Network on Sustainable Procurement and Procura+ Network participants Montreal, Oslo and Ghent, who use procurement strategies and ambitious targets to achieve circularity and a sustainable...
To all public procurers interested in energy retrofit of buildings, you can join our group on this platfom: MED PPI network https://procurement-forum.eu/group/1866048/med-ppi-network. It involves mainly players from the Mediterranean region but is open to all. This group aims at sharing best practices and feedback on the process of public procurement of innovation for energy efficient buildings. If you want to learn more or share your experience, join in!!
Also there is a dedicated webinar...
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The City Council of València takes great pleasure in inviting you to the first Market Sounding for energy efficiency refurbishment of the Central Fire Station
The City Council of València, through the Fire Department Service and Las Naves Foundation, is launching its first public procurement procedure of innovation. A market sounding is the first step towards generating the technical dialogue stage amongst the economic and innovation operators who are interested in participating....
Dear Procurement Forum members,
This morning we have launched a new feature on the Procurement Forum which allows you to 'tag' other Forum members when making a post. This means you can bring posts to the attention of other members to whom they might be of interest, and to direct your questions and discussions to Forum members you know have expertise or an interest in the topic.
You can tag other members in your post by using the 'Tag members' button underneath the file attachment function, by...
The video files of the webinar are available to download at this link:
Dear Procurement Forum members,
Please find at the link and attached a job opportunity at ICLEI's European Secretariat in Freiburg, Germany. ICLEI is looking for an Officer to work in their Sustainable Economy and Procurement team. The main focus of this position will address the topics of innovation and sustainable procurement through EU-funded projects.
The working language is English, and the deadline for applications is 4 March 2...
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The call for eafip Assistance is open for the final time! So don't miss out on the chance to be assisted (including legal assistance) in the development and implementation of your #innovation #procurement.
A Europe-wide network of procurement lawyers is available to provide the Assistance which is financed by the European Commission and comes at no charge to you.
The eafip initiative is already supporting eight public procurers from across the EU to develop their innovation proc...
El Área de Energía del Consorci de la Ribera, junto con el Ayuntamiento de Alzira, preparan una Compra Pública de Tecnología Innovadora por importe de 200.000€ cuyo objeto consiste en la sustitución de 121,94 m2 de carpintería exterior de las fachadas de forma que se reduzca el consumo de energía y las emisiones de CO2 asociadas con el objetivo de conseguir un edificio de Energía casi Nula una vez se realice la rehabilitación energética del edificio ‘Magatzem de Cucó’ situado en...
The Energy Area of the Consorci de la Ribera, together with Alzira City Council and the Polytechnic University of Valencia organizes a market consultation session on March 8, 2018, in the City Hall of Alzira (Valencia, Spain) with the aim of facilitating an open dialogue and flow of information between the administration and the potential suppliers of innovative exterior carpentry solutions.
In the framework of the European project Prominent MED (Public purchase of Innovation...
On the 15th and 16th March 2018 ZENIT organises its 9th European Networking Event "Successfull R&I in Europe 2018" in Duesseldorf, close to the airport.
About 300 participants from more than 20 countries are expected to attend the event, which addresses universities, research institutes and enterprises and encourages them to become involved in established and new networks for Horizon 2020.
In Session 3 on Thursday, 15th March, there will be a workshop on Public Procurement of Innovation. W...
We remind you that our next Market Consultation meeting will be on January, 24th, 2018, in Germany at ZENIT Headquarters.
The Commission has just published new voluntary EU GPP criteria for paints, varnishes and road markings. They cover both the purchase of products and of works in this area. The use of the draft criteria has the potential to considerably reduce environmental impacts from these products and their costs. Some of the most likely impacts of the application of the GPP criteria are expected to foster circular economy aspects and are the following: minimise the impact of production by add...
Excuus, het gaat inderdaad om de software die we kopen buiten Surfmarket om.
De HAN denkt na over een strategie waarbij het de wens is om enerzijds tegemoet te komen aan een stukje keuzevrijheid binnen de opleidingen over de gebruikte tools maar waarbij we anderzijds voldoende verantwoording nemen ten aanzien van rechtmatigheid op het gebied van softwarelicenties.
Extra probleem daarbij is dat soms één opleiding start met het gebruiken van een tool. Hierna raken andere opleidingen enth...
We would like to point out the EU Cities for Fair and Ethical Trade Award webinar, taking place the 24 January at 14:30 (CET), which will be guiding applicants through the award's application process.
The EU Cities for Fair and Ethical Trade Award was officially launched on December 7th and is an initiative of the European Commission, which the Directorate-General for Trade (DG Trade) launched as a commitment of its "Trade for all" communication on trade and investment policy, published in 2015...