P4ITS

Objective
• Prepare the ground for Public Procurement for Innovative solutions (PPI) on Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems

Impact
• Mutual learning between network members
• Develop a common approach for PPI amongst ITS purchasers
• A better knowledge of PPI amongst the ITS community
• Creation of PPI partnerships for C-ITS
• More successful PPIs

Misc information

  1. The European Commission has held an info day on the PPI and PCP call for proposals, info here: http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ict/pcp/events_en.html

2. The proposal for new public procurement directive has been adopted by the European  Parliament on 15 January:

http://www.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/summary.do?id=1332482&t=e&l=en

and

http://www.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/ficheprocedure.do?lang=en&reference=2011/0438%28COD%29