Evaluation of the Economic Impact of Conferences and Business Events

Evaluation of the Economic Impact of Conferences and Business Events

The provision of a comprehensive economic model to be developed to measure the influence of VisitScotland/VisitEngland on their respective business tourism markets.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


VisitScotland

Ocean Point One, 94 Ocean Drive,

Edinburgh

EH6 6JH

UK

Campbell Forsyth, Procurement Manager

+44 1314722222

+44 1415664074
http://www.visitscotland.org
http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Evaluation of the Economic Impact of Conferences and Business Events

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The provision of a comprehensive economic model to be developed to measure the influence of VisitScotland/VisitEngland on their respective business tourism markets.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=295881.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

191500 Market Research

100 All Scotland
120 Highlands and Islands
130 Aberdeen & North-East
140 Tayside, Central & Fife
150 Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 Edinburgh & Lothians
170 Scotland South
180 Outside Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

VSEH14011

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 03-03-2014

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
05-03-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 28-03-2014

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

Collaborative arrangements:

VisitEngland, Northern Ireland Tourist Board, VisitWales

(SC Ref:295881)

5.2

Additional Documentation

VS_EH_14-011 ITT Evaluation of the Economic Impact of Conferences and Business Events
VS_EH_14-011 Schedule 1 -SoR
VS_EH_14-011 Schedule 2 – Pricing
VS_EH_14-011 Schedule 3 – T and Cs

5.3

Publication date of this notice

21-02-2014