Services - 433375-2020

16/09/2020    S180

Belgium-Brussels: EIC Business Acceleration Services — Access to Geographical Markets – Overseas Trade Fairs Programme 2.0

2020/S 180-433375


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2020/S 154-376101)

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, RTD — Research and Innovation, RTD.TF — European Innovation Council
Postal address: Espace Orban (ORBN), Square Frère-Orban 8
Town: Brussels
NUTS code: BE100 Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale / Arr. van Brussel-Hoofdstad
Postal code: B-1040
Country: Belgium
Internet address(es):
Main address:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

EIC Business Acceleration Services — Access to Geographical Markets – Overseas Trade Fairs Programme 2.0

Reference number: RTD/2020/OP/0006
II.1.2)Main CPV code
73200000 Research and development consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This call for tenders shall result in a service contract with the aim to facilitate the access of EIC beneficiaries that are SMEs/Startups/Scaleups, to key international trade fairs in new geographical markets outside the European Union and Associated Countries to H2020 and future Horizon Europe Research and Innovation Framework Programme.

The specific objectives of the contract are:

• obtain an exhibition space in overseas trade fairs;

• create trade and business cooperation/partnerships between the EIC beneficiaries and Third Countries business partners;

• improve the EIC beneficiaries’ knowledge of new geographical markets.

This contract will help EIC beneficiaries to setup business partnerships in regions with strong clusters of clients and potential business partners. This will increase the commercialisation opportunities of the projects funded by the EIC and will lead EIC beneficiaries to underpin future economic growth and job creation.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2020/S 154-376101

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 21/09/2020
Local time: 12:00
Date: 28/09/2020
Local time: 12:00
Section number: IV.2.7)
Place of text to be modified: Conditions for opening of tenders
Instead of:
Date: 22/09/2020
Local time: 10:00
Date: 29/09/2020
Local time: 10:00
VII.2)Other additional information: