Event Industry Research Brief

Event Industry Research Brief

BusinessClub Scotland in partnership with Scottish Enterprise and EventScotland wish to commission research on the Scottish Events Industry – Major Events.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Businessclub Scotland Ltd

11 Monteith House, George Square,

Glasgow

G2 1DY

UK

Pauline Munro

+44 01415660860

pauline.munro@businessclubscotland.co.uk
www.businessclubscotland.co.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Businessclub Scotland Ltd

11 Monteith House, George Square,

Glasgow

G2 1DY

UK

Pauline Munro

+44 01415660860

events@businessclubscotland.co.uk
www.businessclubscotland.co.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Businessclub Scotland Ltd

11 Monteith House, George Square,

Glasgow

G2 1DY

UK

Pauline Munro

+44 01415660860

events@businessclubscotland.co.uk
www.businessclubscotland.co.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Event Industry Research Brief

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

BusinessClub Scotland in partnership with Scottish Enterprise and EventScotland wish to commission research on the Scottish Events Industry – Major Events.

Research objectives and outcomes are shown below:

Research Objectives –

1. To increase business opportunities for Scottish companies around the Scottish events industry.

2. To identify the barriers that currently exists for Scottish companies to enter into the Scottish events industry.

3. To identify the barriers that currently exists for event organisers in utilising the products/services of Scottish organisations.

4. To identify current trends of Scottish companies receiving contracts linked to the Scottish events industry.

5. Define the procurement needs of event organisations in relation to Scottish Events by type and geography.

Research Outcomes will enable BusinessClub Scotland to:

1. Develop an events programme tailored to address barriers faced by event suppliers.

2. Develop an event industry supplier’s directory. Research should identify what information event organisers require when sourcing suppliers.

3. Develop an appropriate grading mechanism for assessing supplier capabilities.

 

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=231371.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

151000 Business
159999 other Consultancy

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

Budget set at £15,000 (to be paid in 3 equal instalments on completion of Key Milestones)

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Personnel involved in the research, their experience regarding the Scottish Events Industryand their relevant experience appropriate to this research. CV’s 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

N/a

4.3

Time Limits


11-07-2012  Time  12:30

b) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

c) Estimated award date  13-07-2012

4.5

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

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:231371)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Research Brief as at 20th June 2012

5.3

Publication date of this notice

28-06-2012