The European Commission will launch soon a call for tenders for a service contract of a maximum value of EUR 60 000. Express your interest.

Interested economic operators can express their interest to participate in the call for tender until 24/10/2014 by contacting us.

Only the candidates invited by the contracting authority to participate in the procedure for awarding this low value contract will be admissible.

Purpose of the call for tenders:

The objective is to obtain market data and intelligence about online content, services and applications available to businesses and consumers on fixed and mobile broadband platforms.
These data will support the activities of the Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT) in the context of the Digital Agenda for Europe. The Directorate General will use this market data and intelligence in its policy development activities, namely in the field of broadband and online content and services.

Pre-selection criteria:

  • Proven knowledge of the context as outlined above,
  • Relevant experience in the field. Specifically, expertise and capability of the tenderer in collecting market data, and in particular data on the worldwide online market for content, services and applications available on fixed and mobile broadband platforms.

Evidence

The following evidence must be provided in respect of each of the selection criteria identified above and included in the email expressing the interest of the economic operator to participate in the call for tender:

  • List of relevant publications;
  • List of at least 3 comparable projects undertaken in the 3 years preceding the publication.

Legal background:

This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR.

Processing your reply to the ex-ante advertisement will involve the recording and processing of personal data (such as your name, address and CV). Such data will be processed pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions and bodies and on the free movement of such data. Unless indicated otherwise, any personal data requested are required to assess your capacity to participate in the call for tender and will be processed solely for that purpose by the Data Controller. You are entitled to obtain access to your personal data on request and to rectify any such data that is inaccurate or incomplete. If you have any queries concerning the processing of your personal data, you may address them to the Data Controller.

Read the details concerning the processing of your personal data are available on the privacy statement.

You have the right of recourse at any time to the European Data Protection Supervisor for matters relating to the processing of your personal data.

For the purpose of this ex-ante advertisement, the Data Controller shall be the Head of the Unit "Finance", Directorate "Resources", Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology. Any queries concerning the processing of personal data of the Candidate can be addressed to the data controller by using the e-mail address mentioned under Point "Purpose of this call for tenders" of the present ex-ante advertisement and by indicating the reference of the ex-ante advertisement.