Launching the Living Lab. For Innovation Public Procurement in Jordan

Project Title :Technological transfer and commercialization of public research results through PPI in the Mediterranean region- PPI4MED National Research Centres (NRC) are the main producers of public R&D results, including patents. Governments spent through public procurement ground 15% GDP in most countries. Why not use Public Procurement as an instrument to transfer scientific results to Society. The creation of the Living Labs (LLab) on Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI) by partners’ NRC aims to foster the use of PPI as an instrument to transfer scientific results to private companies providing to the public sector. Through the Innovation Procurement Living Lab (LLab) the participants will identify the challenges of public procurers that can be achieved developing new products and solutions based on NRC’s patents and other scientific results. Private companies will be responsible for developing those solutions and building the bridge between Science and Markets. This initiative is developed under the PPI4MED project, financed by the European Neighborhood Instrument for Cross-Border Cooperation in the Mediterranean area (ENI CBC Med).


Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:30