PUBLIC PROCUREMENT OF INNOVATION - Opportunities for Cities
DESCRIPTION OF ACTIVITIES:
The Commission wishes to develop further the potential of public procurement of innovation across the EU. This is possible if public buyers with practical experience of PPI can pass their knowledge to others with no or limited experience. The action will allow building an extensive reference base for innovation procurement activities and a network of procurers, which would then be open to newcomers. In addition to the costs associated with the setting up of the workshops and network, participants will receive financial support for their purchases of innovative solutions.
CONSORTIUM COMPOSITION: Minimum  public buyers from  different eligible countries that must effectively propose the purchase of innovation.
TOTAL AMOUNT OF THE ACTION: EUR 4,000,000/project
RATE OF CO-FINANCING: 50% of eligible costs
Acquisition costs of innovative solutions shall be a maximum of 70% of total eligible costs.
WHAT WE CAN DO: Your Municipality can purchase the Pin Bike system with an important discount on the total investment amount. Pin Bike can activate a Smart City infrastructure linked to monitoring, rewarding and smart ticketing of cycle rides, car-pooling and local Public Transport. This call represents a great opportunity to launch Pin Bike everywhere in the City.
If you are interested to know more please let us know so we can arrange. call to discuss it.
The Pin Bike team