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December 2020

Think innovative! Laying the foundation for a successful Innovation Partnership

1 December 2020

Deep dive into the essential steps for a successful Innovation Partnership during 2nd EU Webinar on the Innovation Partnership

In this webinar you can discover

  • The key steps for preliminary market consultation
  • How to design the specifications for the development of innovation
  • Advice from speakers on project management for a successful Innovation Partnership

More information will follow closer to the event.

Register now! Note: as the event is hosted by the European Commission you have to create an EU login account to be able to register.

Nordic Strategy Forum Supply Chain and Procurement

7 - 8 December 2020
Stockholm, Sweden

Digital Strategy, Culture and Technology for the next chapter in Supply Chain & Procurement Management

Join us at the Nordic StrategyForum Supply Chain and Procurement for an intensive session on the latest trends, issues and future of supply chain and procurement in the Nordic countries. This networking event highlights applications of advanced technologies, innovative solutions and best business strategies for a thriving ecosystem of suppliers, collaborators and customers. Grab this opportunity to expand your business network and connect face-to-face with top-level executives, leaders and decision makers from the largest companies in the Nordics.

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Procura + webinar series on socially responsible ICT Procurement - 5 case studies of good practice

10 December 2020, 10:00 - 11:30

The Procura+ Webinar series will take place in the form of two consecutive 90min webinars on November 9 and December 10.  

Procurers and those interested in procurement will get the chance to learn from experts that were vital to the process and achievement of including social criteria and clauses into tenders. 

The Procura+ webinar series is connected to 5 case studies to be published from the MakeICTFair Project. 

The first session will provide you with steps towards integrating social criteria in ICT Procurement tenders. The second session will give you insights about the follow up on social criteria through contract management.

Curious? Please register here for the webinar series.


Session 1: On the way towards social criteria – steps towards integrating social criteria in ICT Procurement tenders

Monday, 09 November 20, 10 - 11:45 CET

10:00    Welcome and introduction, Paula Land, ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability

10:10    Facing market challenges: The City of Barcelona on how market engagement helps to include social criteria, Carla Canal, Barcelona City Council

10:40    Facing internal challenges: The City of Haarlem on how to address internal ICT procurement needs while including social criteria, Rudie de Vries, Municipality of Haarlem

11:10    Including social criteria: The City of Stavanger on criteria and market response, Elin Seveholt, City of Stavanger

11:30    Q&A and opportunity for discussion

11:45    End

Session 2: Keeping social criteria alive- How to follow up through contract management

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 10 - 11:30 CET

10:00    Welcome and introduction, Paula Land, ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability

10:10    Set up Contract management: APUC Scotland on contract clauses &  Key Performance Indicators, Michael McLaughlin, APUC Scotland

10:40    Outcomes of contract management: Region Stockholm on lessons learnt on how to keep social criteria alive, Kathleen McCaughey, Region Stockholm

10:55    Q&A and opportunity for Discussion

11:30    End


Make ICT Fair aims at improving the lives of workers and those impacted along different stages of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) supply chain through research, campaigning, capacity building and advocacy.

The webinar series is organized by Procura+ European Sustainable Procurement Network which is initiated and coordinated by ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability. Procura+ is a network of European public authorities and regions that connect, exchange and act on sustainable and innovation procurement.

Disclaimer: these webinars have been created under the Make ICT Fair project, which has received funding from the European Union’s EuropeAid programme under grant agreement CSO-LA12017/388-226. The sole responsibility for any error or omissions lies with the editor. The content does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the European Commission. The European Commission is also not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained herein.