Is excursions are given in the Sastra University

Chair excursion 2020

Corona crisis and public procurement: Lectures at expert meetings of the EU and the BMWi

In the course of coping with the economic consequences of the Corona crisis, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and the European Union have launched large programs. The associated not inconsiderable funds are intended to specifically promote the economy and advance digitization and sustainability. Public procurement “awards” these funds to the private sector, which is why it is of great importance. To this end, the BMWi and the EPP Group held large conferences and expert hearings in the EU Parliament in October 2020. As part of the "European Conference on Public Procurement" on October 21, Prof. Dr. Michael Eziger on the topic of "Enhancing efficiency of public procurement before and after the crisis" and discussed things with Angela Russo, Head of International Cooperation Projects of the Italian procurement agency Consip SpA, Marzena Rogalska, Director at the European Commission and Gavin Hayman, Executive Director, Open Contracting Partnership. Public procurement challenges during the COVID-19 crisis. The EPP group in the EU Parliament hosted an expert hearing on October 15th under the direction of Andreas Schwab, member of the EU Parliament, at which Prof. Elisabetta Manunza, Head of Center for Public Procurement at University Utrecht and Prof. Dr. Michael Essig took part.