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The sky has no limit for Technology Base (The Netherlands). They aim to create an iconic test bed area and call in the support of Corvers and our sister company Vtrek to realise their ambitions through innovation procurement.
On Thursday 21 February 2019 the Corvers-MSM Chair in Innovation Procurement organizes a workshop on Big Data Innovation Procurement "How to capitalize on shared opportunities for public and private benefits" at Maastricht Management School in Maastricht, The Netherlands.
Cost reduction and sustainability are already proven in practice for residuals from drinking water production including lime pellets and ferric sludges. Aluminium based sludges are the next target, the disposal of which comes at substantial and ever-increasing cost. Alu Circles, an international initiative based on PCP (Pre-Commercial Procurement) principles, will make this happen. The overall budget for Alu Circles amounts to 1.5 million €.
The European Commission issued a notice on Guidance on Innovation Procurement. The purpose of this Notice is to offer practical guidance on innovation public procurement.
On 19 March 2018, the Corvers-MSM Chair in Innovation Procurement at Maastricht School of Management will be giving a short series of public lectures to highlight new developments with respect to Pre-Commercial Procurement for Innovation in the European context.
On 7 and 8 December, the Corvers-MSM Chair in Innovation Procurement at Maastricht School of Management hosted a challenging workshop in Maastricht to reflect on Europe’s experience in the deployment of Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) in order to contribute from a professional and academic perspective to the improvement of the PCP practice.