CERN Evaluation – Invitation to Quote
The Science and Technology Facilities Council wishes to commission an evaluation study on the UK benefits from the last 10 years of CERN.
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27 February 2018
21 March 2018
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30 April 2018
Contract end date
30 April 2019
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The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) wishes to commission an evaluation study on the UK benefits from the last 10 years of CERN, as well as any significant scientific achievements beyond this period, and any significant returns from the construction of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and its detectors. The aim of the study is two-fold; it should measure and demonstrate the scientific, economic and societal impact from CERN, providing an evidence-based understanding of public investment. Secondly, the project should develop an Evaluation Framework to measure and capture the impact of CERN to the UK in future years.
Please ensure you review all attached information to ensure a full understanding of this requirement. All attachments can be found with the RFx attachments tab within the Emptoris System. This contract will be awarded based on the evaluation criteria set out in the ITQ document. How to Apply As part of the strategic alliance between UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS) and Crown Commercial Service (CCS), UK SBS will be using the CCS eSourcing Suite for this procurement. To register on the CCS eSourcing portal please follow the details contained within the Additional Information section of this notice. If you are already registered on the CCS eSourcing portal and wish to register your interest in this opportunity please email; firstname.lastname@example.org Your email must clearly state: • the name and reference for the procurement you wish to register for; • the name of the registered Bidder; • the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email.
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