European Commission

European Commission


1. Information about the procurement

ICT Solution: Platform for Entrepeneurship Personalized Services – SENDA

Cloud based platform with specialised contents, digital tools and start-ups itineraries recommendations based in algorithms and machine learning models.

  • ADE supports the creation and development of new innovative companies.
  • ADE needs to deploy a training, assessment and mentoring Start-up Programme over all the region of Castilla y León, which is one of the largest in Europe.
  • ADE seeks to improve ADE’s existing acceleration programme (ADE2020), identifying the most effective support for both start-ups and entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Key technologies:

  • Machine learning technology: since multiples input variables and other non-structured information the system will work through big data algorithms.
  • Cloud computing and multi-platform: all the information and services will be accessible through different kind of platforms.
  • Compatibility, connectivity, usability, security.

Type of innovation procurement: Public Procurement of Innovative Solutions – PPI

Timeframe: Sep 2016 – Dec 2017

Budget invested by the procurer: € 500.000,-

More information:

Website of procurer about this procurement: LINK


2. Type of assistance provided by eafip

To the specific tender:

procurement strategy, supporting strategic goal of ADE, stakeholder approach, preparation of open market consultation, business case improvement, support in the development of tender documents and contract clauses.

To the general procurement of the organisation:

best practices for innovation procurement, development of a business case and contract management.

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