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The European Assistance for Innovation Procurement initiative (www.eafip.eu) seeks to receive applications of public procurers from all EU Member States to support the implementation of Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) and Procurement of Innovative Solution (PPI).
During 2019, at least 3 new innovation procurements of ICT based solutions will be selected to benefit from technical and/or legal local assistance free of charge.
The deadline for the 1st EAFIP call in 2019 ended May 15th 2019. Two public projects regarding Big Data & Artificial Intelligence solutions have been selected to benefit from free technical and legal assistance.
The selected projects are:
Waterschapsbedrijf Limburg – Big Data for the Water Chain
Government of Canarias – Programa FID Salud – Big Data for personalised medicine
With the second call of 2019 eafip aims to select additional projects to receive support. Priority will be given to those innovation procurements of high impact ICT solutions such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity.
The EAFIP also welcomes innovation procurements (PCP and PPI) under national digital/ICT strategies
The deadline to apply for this second call within 2019 is 13 September 2019
More information: www.eafip.eu/assistance