Harnessing private sector innovation to solve public sector problems is at the heart of the concept of public procurement of innovation.
Funding of public procurement of innovation is made available under Horizon 2020 by means of two new funding instruments: Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) and Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI). The EU-funded Public Procurement of Innovation Platform project has just released a comprehensive guide to best cope with these instruments. The guide is suitable for all stakeholders involved in public procurement of innovation, in particular public bodies. More info and download at: http://www.innovation-procurement.org/about-ppi/guidance and http://mailings.iclei-europe.org/index.php?id=625
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