Brussels, 15 Sep 2004
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre has published a call for tenders for the preparation of the Industrial R&D (research and development) Investment Scoreboards for 2005 and 2006.
The purpose of the study is:
- to produce two annual editions (for 2005 and 2006 respectively) of the European Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard of top companies investing in research, i.e. a structured database containing information on the performances of the major companies investing in R&D in the European Union and the rest of the world,
- to provide a tool for the European Commission to monitor and analyse emerging investment trends and to benchmark, inform and communicate developments in R&D investment patterns,
- to provide a tool for companies to benchmark themselves against competitors and to raise more public awareness and support for R&D investment by individual companies and policy markers.
For further information, please contact:
Attn: Mercè Batet-Alcon
Inca Garcilaso s/n
Tel: +34 954 48.83.91
Fax: +34 954.48.83.00
To see the full details of the call, please
Remarks: The deadline for requesting tender documents is .9.2004.
The deadline for submitting tender documents is 11.10.2004.
Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Union at the reference below.