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Key Websites on Public Procurement

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Pre-commercial Procurement: Driving innovation to ensure sustainable high quality public services in Europe {SEC(2007) 1668} http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/tl/research/priv_invest/pcp/documents/commpcp.pdf

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DG Enterprise site on Public Procurement http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/innovation/policy/public-procurement/index_en.htm

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DG Infosoc site on Public Procurement http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/pcp/home_en.html

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Public Procurement Platform https://www.innovation-procurement.org/

 

Background to Public Procurement

bulletGreen Paper on Modernising Public Procurement http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=COM:2011:0015:FIN:EN:PDF
bulletGuide on Dealing with Innovative Solutions in Public Procurement. Commission Staff Working Doc. SEC (2007)280 http://www.proinno-europe.eu/admin/uploaded_documents/procurement_manuscript.pdf
bulletDraft Communication on Green Public Procurement http://ec.europa.eu/environment/gpp/pdf/com_2008_400.pdf
bulletReport on Obstacles to Public Procurement http://ec.europa.eu/internal_market/publicprocurement/docs/public-proc-market-final-report_en.pdf
bulletGreen Public Procurement http://ec.europa.eu/environment/gpp/pdf/take_5.pdf

 

Projects funded on Public Procurement

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Examples of Projects Funded http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/pcp/projects_en.html

 

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P3ITS: www.p3its.eu   (FP7: PCP in Intelligent Transport Systems)

 

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PRECO: http://preco.share2solve.org/main/  (FP7: PCP in ICT and Health)

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RAPIDE: www.rapidenetwork.eu ( Interreg: PCP in Regions - Hungary, Poland, UK)

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MKW (Making Knowledge Work)   http://www.makingknowledgework.eu/  (Interreg: PCP in Innovation)

 

Examples of Public Procurement Activities

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STEPPIN Standards in Public Procurement http://www.steppin.eu/

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Pianno, the Dutch network for public procurement in The Hague.

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Public Procurement Conference Valencia (2010) http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/innovation/policy/lead-market-initiative/pp_conference_en.htm

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Sci-network (Public Procurement in Construction) http://www.sci-network.eu/

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Public Procurement Network http://www.publicprocurementnetwork.org/

 

SBIR (USA)

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 Small Business Innovation Research http://www.sbir.gov/

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SBIR on Europa http://cordis.europa.eu/erawatch/index.cfm?fuseaction=prog.documentAjax&uuid=FDC88266-F160-2E67-CC593A652331656E

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STTR Small Business Technology Transfer Programme http://www.sba.gov/content/small-business-technology-transfer-program-sttr-0

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Homeland Security SBIR https://sbir2.st.dhs.gov/portal/SBIR/

 

Lead Market Initiative

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Lead Market Initiative http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/leadmarket/leadmarket.htm

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A lead market initiative for Europe”, COM(2007) 860 final http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/leadmarket/doc/annex_1.pdf

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Lead Market Initiative for Europe (Mid-term progress report) 2009 http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/innovation/policy/lead-market-initiative/index_en.htm#h2-3

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Pilot applications http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/leadmarket/doc/lmi_consultation_final22may2008.pdf

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Lead Market Initiative for Europe (Final Report) 2011 http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/innovation/policy/lead-market-initiative/final-eval_en.htm

 

Background to  Lead Market Initiative

bulletAho Report -Creating an Innovative Europe(2006) http://ec.europa.eu/invest-in-research/action/2006_ahogroup_en.htm

 

Regulations and Standards

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 Regulations and the Pharma Industry http://www.isi.fraunhofer.de/p/Downloads/kb_regulations_case_study_pharma.pdf

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Towards an increased contribution from standardisation to innovation in Europe 1.3.2008
COM(2008) 133 final. http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/standards_policy/standardisation_innovation/doc/com_2008_133_en.pdf