Public procurer survey on the interest of innovation procurements of ICT based solutions
The European Commission is collecting data from key public procurers with potential interest in procuring new innovative solutions in the coming years. The results will help the EC to prioritise these needs in the upcoming years, in view of allocating funding for calls under the next Horizon 2020 Work Programme (2018 – 2020).
To the survey: http://eafip.eu/resources/procurer_survey/
(open until end of 2017)
A total budget of circa €130 million is available under different 2016-17 Horizon 2020 Work Programmes to support groups of procurers that join forces to implement joint cross-border Pre-Commercial Procurements (PCP) or Public Procurements for Innovative Solutions (PPI) (see an overview of the process and the calls available).