PPI Policy Roundtables on ICT &
Energy in Poland
On the 14th of November 2018 the Policy Roundtables were organized by the Rzeszow Regional Development Agency in Poland.
The meeting addressed representatives of public procurers responsible for conducting public procurement tenders and interested in topics related to public procurement as a tool for innovation support in energy and ICT sectors.
The meeting was mainly focused on experience of other contracting entities which have been using PPI and PcP procedures. The main objective of the meeting was to provide practical knowledge to participants and allow them to be prepared for tender procedures and eliminate the risk of purchasing products not meeting the expectations of the buyer.
The following topics were presented:
- changes in public procurement for innovation,
- practical tips on the public procurement process for innovative solutions (PPI) with the use of SMART PPI2Innovate Tools for the energy sector - SMART ENERGY and the ICT sector - SMART ICT,
- good practices, including examples of PPI using in energy and ICT sectors.