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Opportunities for buyers
We can help you to find the right international partners for your projects or a suitable consortium for you to join.

Here you can find current partner requests.

In addition, ongoing projects provide further information.

Partner requests

PCP for Digital Health and Care Solutions

The Government of Catalonia is looking for German hospitals for the Call SC1-DTH-14-2020: Pre-commercial Procurement for Digital Health and Care Solutions with a deadline in June 2020. The topic of the PCP application is "Quantify risks for fragile elderly persons living with heart failure".

If you are interested, please contact Juan Carmona-Schneider (jc@zenit.de). Further information can be found on the official tender website.

 

Opportunities for enterprises and research institutes

 

We help you to access ongoing EU projects. You can participate in the following ways:

  • In the Open Market Consultations, stakeholders in the respective field are invited to identify the latest state of the art. Their findings are included in the later calls for tender for PCP projects. To this purpose, each PCP project organises several events throughout Europe. 
  • Tenders are published within PCP and PPI projects for the:
    • Provision of R&D services in the PCP project
    • Delivery of innovative products and services in the PPI project

Open Market Consultations and current calls for tender are announced on this page.

Current Open Market Consultations

Project AI4Cities

The project is looking for artificial intelligence (AI) solutions in the fields of mobility and energy to accelerate carbon neutrality. These should help the cities being part of the project to reach their climate targets.  

Interested enterprises and research institutes are invited to take part in the Open Market Consultation on the dates listed below:

  • Webinar on 28.05.2020, 10:00 - 11:30
  • Webinar on 18.09.2020

Further information can be found on the project website.

Project HSMonitor

The aim of the PCP project is to develop innovative ICT-enabled monitoring solutions to improve health status and optimise hypertension care. The project addresses the need for more effective management by empowering patients and the healthcare professionals involved in their care.

Interested enterprises and research institutes are invited to take part in the Open Market Consultation at the following venues on the dates listed below:

  • Webinar in Italian: 15.06.2020
  • Webinars in English: 16.04.2020 and 11.05.2020
  • Webinar in Croatian: 15.04.2020
  • Webinar in Turkish: 25.03.2020

Further information can be found on the project website.

Call for Tender

Project RITMOCORE

The PPI Project aims to develop implantable cardiac pacemakers (PM) through the use of ICT solutions. For example, the performance of the devices should be digitally recorded and evaluated.

Based on the results of the open market consultation, the Call for Tender was published. The deadline for submission of tenders has been suspended for the period the lockdown lasts.

Further information can be found on the  project website.

Current calls for research proposals

PRACE support to mitigate impact of COVID-19 pandemic

PRACE is welcoming project proposals requesting computing resources to contribute to the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This applies, without being exhaustive, to the following topics:

  • Biomolecular research to understand the mechanisms of the virus infection
  • Bioinformatics research to understand mutations, evolution, etc.
  • Bio-simulations to develop therapeutics and/or vaccines
  • Epidemiologic analysis to understand and forecast the spread of the disease
  • Other analyses to understand and mitigate the impact of the pandemic

This call is open until further notice. Applications are evaluated within one week and start as soon as possible if awarded.

In order to fight the Corona virus, PRACE partners, HPC centres, and research infrastructures are doing their bit by opening up their facilities for urgent/priority access to the HPC systems and other resources to support the research to combat the coronavirus. The initiatives are listed online.

Further information can be found on the project website.

Projects offering information

Project LEA

The LEA project aims to speed up awareness and transfer of knowledge on the benefits and tools of innovation procurement to European organisations interested in digital learning technology.

Five webinars are going to explore the basics of how procurement can learn from this current corona crisis, and procure effective learntech now and in future. The webinars will take place from 10.30 to 11.30. Afterwards recordings will be published online.

  • 15 April 2020: Tales from teachers – how has or could technology help in this current crisis?  
  • 29 April 2020: Know the market – what learntech is currently available, and how effective is it?
  • 13 May 2020: Innovation procurement – how can I buy more effective learntech in the future?
  • 27 May 2020: Innovation procurement – your questions answered.      
  • 10 June 2020: Find future funding – how to find partners and apply for future learntech projects.

Moreover, the consortium is looking for public sector representatives interested in innovation procurement or procurement for education departments. Procurers and other stakeholders are invited to sign-up as LEA followers.

Further information can be found on the project website.

Past Open Market Consultations

European Blockchain Pre-Commercial Procurement

The European Commission invites all interested market parties to participate in the open market consultation for its upcoming European Blockchain Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP). The PCP is looking for novel blockchain solutions for the European Blockchain Service Infrastructure. The open market consultation offers a unique opportunity to provide feedback on the scope of the future PCP and to be involved in and co-create the future development of EU-wide blockchain solutions.

The open market consultation will be organised in English in the form of several activities:

  • Webinar on 14/01/2020, starting at 15h00. Please register here before 12/01/2020 for the webinar.
  • Online questionnaire. Please note: the questionnaire will only be open from 16/01/2020 to 02/03/2020.
  • Open Market Consultation Event on 27/04/2020

Further information can be found on the project website.

Project CIVILnEXT

The PCP project‘s aim is to develop and validate a cost-effective and interoperable platform that improves the coordination in EU external civilian common security and defence policy missions.

Interested enterprises and research institutes are invited to take part in the Open Market Consultation at the following venues on the dates listed below:

  • Brussels/ Belgium, 18.09.2019

Further information can be found on the project website.

Project THALEA II

The aim of the THALEA project is to improve the treatment of patients with a life-threatening condition through telemedicine and telemonitoring systems for intensive care units. The THALEA II consortium is conducting a market consultation in the form of a web-based survey to prepare the tender procedure. Companies are invited to share their experiences with telemonitoring and telemedicine systems as well as current and future developments.

Further information can be found on the project website.