The purpose of the procurement is to set up a coordination mechanism to support language resource collection for the Automated Translation building block foreseen in the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF).

The tasks include setting up a secretariat, helpdesk and observatory and carrying out training workshops, conferences, focused consultancy actions, facilitation and awareness-raising in all EU Member States and CEF Associated countries, in order to make language resources (e.g. parallel multilingual corpora, monolingual corpora, terminologies) available for the development of automated translation services serving public digital service infrastructures foreseen in CEF.

Please find below the official versions of all necessary documents in relation to this procedure. No documents are dispatched to interested parties either on paper or on any form of storage for digital files.

SMART 2014/1074 - Tender specifications

SMART 2014/1074 - Invitation to tender

SMART 2014/1074 - Model service contract

SMART 2014/1074 - Questions and Answers

This call for tenders is funded by the Connecting Europe Facility programme (CEF).

The CEF Telecommunications programme is designed to deploy service infrastructures across the EU based on mature technical and organisational solutions to support exchanges and collaboration between citizens, businesses and public authorities. CEF focuses on providing functioning services which are ready to be deployed and which will be maintained over time.

CEF Telecom Workprogramme 2014