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EC's DG Connect Unit F2 launches the survey about ICT Procurement Standards and ICT Procurement Practices

DG CONNECT, with the support of PwC, is currently trying to identify procurement practices that European Public entities may put in place when procuring ICT products & services to:

  • Reduce or avoid ICT lock-in
  • Achieve higher savings when procuring ICT
  • Increase the competition among ICT suppliers

Have your say by answering the following 25 questions. It will take 10 minutes of your time and you will be a part of the EC fight against ICT lock-in.

https://pwc.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eKfeWRySLG8KKcl

The results of the survey will be presented at the third Standards-Based ICT procurement Workshop (June/July 2015).

Deadline to compile the survey: end of February 2015

 

Download now the latest report of the workshop: Open Standards for ICT procurement: Sharing of Best Practices, December 2014

This Workshop was the second milestone of the EC project dedicated to “Best Practices for ICT procurement based on standards in order to promote efficiency and reduce lock-in” and is part of the stakeholder engagement activities for the implementation of Action 23 of the Digital Agenda.