Resources on Procurement of Innovation

Doing innovation procurement requires specific knowledge and expertise. Luckily, many resources exist, including guidance, criteria sets and case studies, which can help you on your journey to purchasing innovative goods and services.

In addition, you can visit our 'Services and Expertise' page to find more information on specific projects, initiatives and other services which can support you to do innovation procurement in practice.

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Learning Technology Accelerator Online Course

Tools/GuidanceICT (information and communication techn.)

Learning Technology Accelerator Online course is for organisations and people who are interested in buying learning technologies. On this course you will learn: •Basics of innovation procurement (Pre-Commercial Procurement and Public Procurement of Innovation) •5 Steps to PCP and PPI in the field of Education •How to identify and communicate your needs to other interested procurers •Where to search for funding and how apply for it •How to analyze the market and confirm an innovation gap •How to implement a PCP •Differences between joined and coordinated PPI legal frameworks •Bonus chapter on emerging learning technologies between 2020 to 2030

English

Europe/EU

LEA

2020

Buying innovative learning technology for higher education: Lessons from the LEA project

Tools/GuidanceICT (information and communication techn.)

The LEA Project’s (learntechaccelerator.eu) goal is to accelerate knowledge transfer, dialogue and awareness-raising of innovation procurement within the learning technology (learntech) sector. A brochure has been published to selectively showcase reports and guidelines on innovation procurement of learning technology most relevant for universities. The publication covers the state-of-the-art and innovative trends in learntech development and also highlights useful tools for needs assessment and stakeholder dialogue to ensure that solutions developed through innovation procurement are fit for purpose for end users. Guidance from the European Commission on the legal framework and step by step approaches for innovation procurement is also included.

English

Europe/EU

ICLEI

2020

Catalogue of Best Practices on PPI

Tools/Guidance

This Catalogue of Good Practices showcases five exemplary cases in Public Procurement of Innovation from the different InnoBrokers pilot projects. The good practice cases presented in the document encompass different stages of the brokerage service and focus in particular on pre-procurement planning and support, exemplary needs assessment process and market engagement methods.

English

Europe/EU

Public Procurement Guide on innovation for circular economy and sustainability

Tools/Guidance

Guide where both public purchasers and companies can consult concepts of Public Purchase of Innovation, Circular Economy and a large set of practical examples - in a single document.

Spanish

Europe/EU, Spain

Municipality of Alicante

2020

Innovation in Public Procurement

Tools/Guidance

A guide aimed at presenting the legal tools available to buyers and companies to develop new solutions through innovation procurement. The document also highlights some feedback on the application of the different tools but also of good practices to be disseminated and of the points of vigilance on legal pitfalls to be avoided.

French

Europe/EU, International, France, Canada, Kuwait

Syntec-Ingénierie

2019

Fit for Competition Guidelines

Tools/Guidance

This document explains how innovative companies can participate at public procurement tenders. The target for this document is innovative companies/ suppliers.

German

Austria

Bundesministerium Digitalisierung und Wirtschaftsstandort

2018

IÖB Law Guide

Tools/Guidance

A guidance on the legal framework for public procurement for innovation.

German

Austria

IÖB

IP practical guide for public organizations of the Valencian Regional Administration Practical Innovation Procurement Guide for Public Organisations of the Valencian Regional Administration

Tools/GuidanceCase studies

Practical manual for administration staff. Collection of most relevant success stories and examples of documentation models.

Spanish

Spain

AVI (Valencian Agency of Innovation)

2019

Innovation Procurement Guide 2.0

Tools/Guidance

General aspects of Innovation Procurement in Spain, including recommendations and strategic use.

Spanish

Spain

Ministry of Science, Universities and Innovation

2015