FISMA - DG Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
To provide clear recommendations on steps to be taken to support the emergence of state of the art e-procurement infrastructure throughout the single market, and to propose clear functional references for the design of critical e-procurement functions and procedures.
To this end, the recommendations of the expert group will contain a blue-print for optimal, standard e-procurement processes, which comply with the legal and functional requirements set by the EU procurement directives, focusing on the pre-awarding phases. In particular, the blueprint will identify critical phases for all the parties concerned and make recommendations for standardisation and pilot projects.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views