Brussels, 04 Jun 2003
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has published a call for expressions of interest from companies interested in carrying out various scientific and technical studies.
The institute for prospective technological studies (IPTS), part of the JRC, intends to compile a list of companies interested in the execution of studies in one of the following fields:
1.1 - life sciences - agrofoods;
1.2 - life sciences - biotechnology;
2.1 - foresight on information society technologies in Europe;
2.2 - information and communication technologies - prospective on cybersecurity;
3 - energy technologies and greenhouse mitigation policies;
4 - environment: clean technologies;
5 - transport - technology for transport sustainability;
6 - support to research policy: analysis and prospectives;
7 - economics of technical change;
8 - economic dimensions of prospective technological studies.
Technical specifications will be provided together with the invitation to tender.
The file of potential study providers will remain valid for three years from the date of publication of this notice. This validity period may be extended following a further call for expressions of interest. The final date for delivery of applications is three months prior to expiry of the list validity period.
Expressions of interest should be addressed to:
Mrs Mercè Batet-Alcón
Management Support Unit
Joint Research Centre
Ed. Expo, c/Inca Garcilaso
Tel +34 954 48 83 91
Fax +34 954 48 83 00
To see the full details of the call, please consult the following web address:
Remarks: Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Communities at the reference below.
Document Reference: OJ No S 106-094461 of 4.6.2003