Procurement of Innovation platform


How can Blockchain Change the Future? | Brussels (Belgium), 9 September 2019

Pēteris Zilgalvis, Head of Unit, Digital Innovation and Blockchain, Digital Single Market, DG CONNECT, and Susi Förschler, Associate at DFW Germany, will take attendees through the current developments and what the future holds for blockchain in the European Single Market. 

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Digital Excellence Forum @ ICT Proposers' Day 2019 | Helsinki (Finland), 19-20 September 2019

This event will provide an excellent opportunity to present and discuss the main policy drivers of the digital transformation of European industry and society and how the EU research and innovation agenda can best contribute to these objectives. The event will also present the Horizon 2020 Work Programme, and serve as a unique networking platform for ICT enthusiasts and professionals.

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Nordic Edge | Stavanger (Norway) 24-26 September 2019

Nordic Edge 2019 is all about making a positive change in people’s lives. It’s all about: Life Actually.

Nordic Edge Expo is the leading meeting place for Smart Cities professionals in the Nordics. True to the region's heritage of cross-sector collaboration, a carefully selected group of European partners have been invited to assemble the best, most comprehensive conference program that skilfully covers Smart City topics.

In line with Smart City ambitions, global sustainability goals, climate concerns and citizen engagement are fundamental to Nordic Edge's mission to contribute to creating better, more liveable communities for people to live and work in. On the agenda will be innovative projects and new ideas within: mobility, energy, renewables, EdTech, infrastructure, enabling technologies, health, city governance, citizen involvement and smart living.

Nordic Edge will also host the Procura+ Awards 2019, and will feature dedicated workshops bringing your the latest developments in innovation procurement and the best cases from across Europe in smart, sustainable public purchasing.

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AI Convention | Brussels (Belgium), 3 October 2019

An occasion to provide participants with a better understanding of the AI issues at different scales and to provide an excellent opportunity for peer-to-peer meetings and exchange of views between participants that, through their ties and interest in AI, share common values and issues.

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Seminar "Public Procurement of Provisioning Services" | Leipzig (Germany) 16 October 2019

Organised by the German Competence Centre for Innovation Procurement (KOINNO), this workshop will focus on the provision of catering services in the context of public catering. 

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European Public Procurement | Brussels (Belgium), October 2019

The latest developments in public procurement law. Learn from leading experts, regulators and government officials from across Europe. Two days of in-depth procurement discussion on a sectoral, national, and supranational scale. What is next for European public procurement?

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NOHRCON - Nordic Public Procurement Forum | Copenhagen (Denmark), 19-22 November 2019

The scope of NPP 2019 is to provide delegates with a thorough insight on the implications of the EU Public Procurement Directives, access to the latest research, knowledge and inspiration through relevant case experiences and an update on recent developments in case law of the Court of Justice in the field of public procurement.
- Sue Arrowsmith, Achilles Professor of Public Procurement Law and Policy, University of Nottingham, UK
- Steen Treumer, Professor of Public Procurement Law and Privatization Law, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

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