iBuy – FOSTERING THE ROLE OF PUBLIC AUTHORITIES AS DEMANDERS OF INNOVATION THROUGH PUBLIC PROCUREMENT
iBuy is a project dedicated to boosting innovation through public procurement. iBuy aims at developing innovative models suitable to mobilise public and private stakeholders on the basis of the ‘entrepreneurial discovery process’ linked to the research and innovation strategies for smart specialisation in the area of public procurement for innovation,
- The project will support the learning path of policy makers and main stakeholders to better implement their IPP programmes in efficient way.
- The project will support the implementation of the project partners´ policy instrument action plans.
- To improve the engagement of all actors, quadruple helix approach, for improving the policy instruments.
Lithuania Innovation Centre (Lead Partner) (LT)
Foundation for Innovation and Technology in the Balearic Islands – Government of the Balearic Islands (ES)
The Baltic Institute of Finland (FI)
Agency of Regional Development of Bucharest Ilfov (RO)
Regional Government of Central Greece (GR)
Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia (LV)
National Innovation Agency of Portugal (PT)
DURATION AND BUDGET
Project duration: 1 June 2018 – 30 November 2022 (54 months)
Lead partner: Lithuanian Innovation Centre
Total project budget: 1,471,100.00 €
Total ERDF support: 1,250,435.00 €
Senior Specialist Ms Minna Säpyskä-Aalto
Mobile: +358 50 587 0357
Director Mr Esa Kokkonen
Mobile: +358 50 516 9111