SELECT for Cities Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) competition

Call for Tenders

SELECT for Cities has officially launched its Request for Tenders to create a city-wide Internet-of-Everything (IoE) platform for open innovation in Europe.

Selected organisations will receive support and funding from EUR 36,000 to EUR 800,000 each.  Grants are funded by three cities – Antwerp, Copenhagen and Helsinki – with support from the European Commission Horizon 2020 programme.


To harness the power of the Internet-of-Everything (IoE) and develop an open, standardised, data-driven, service-orientated and user-centric platform that enables large-scale co-creation and testing  of urban IoE applications and services.

Submission Support

Tender closing date/time: 14 April 2017 10:00 AM CET.

A. Handbook
Our Handbook provides a good starting point for understanding the tender procedure. It outlines all the documents that need to be read along with guidance on how to submit a proposal. Access the booklet here.



B. Tender Pack
The tender pack contains all important documents and templates that must be read and completed to successfully submit a proposal.  Access and download the whole pack here.




C. Partner Tool
Looking to join forces with a partner to enter SELECT for Cities? Ensure you visit the projects ‘matchmaking tool’ to view other organisations seeking to collaborate. Click here to view the database.




D. Join Webinar
The Buyers Group are hosting two webinars to address questions and queries about the Request for Tenders. Register here to join the event on the 20 February or here for the 24 March 2017 event.



Submission Process


Three Reasons to Apply…

  • Enjoy better preparation to address future markets through early collaboration with public authorities
  • Benefit from the lower investment needed to generate new market opportunities due to financial support from the public side
  • Be able to focus on core research and development tasks with the public sector supporting the creation of a new market

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