Call for tenders' details

Title:
Support for the Performance of Full or Parts of Systematic Reviews (SR), Trainin...
Contracting authority:
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
TED publication date:
03/03/2021
Time limit for receipt of tenders:
11/05/2021
Status:
Closed
Information
OC/EFSA/AMU/2021/03
Support for the Performance of Full or Parts of Systematic Reviews (SR), Training on SR and Incorporating AI Technologies in the SR Process
This procurement procedure aims to select multiple framework contractors to provide support in performing systematic reviews or part(s) of systematic reviews (e.g. extensive literature searches) and in related activities, to support evidence-based scientific assessments. Also, to deliver trainings in SR and to assist in the effort of incorporating AI technologies in the SR process.The objectives of the contracts resulting from this procurement procedure are as follows:1) Deliver tailored training courses/sessions on the specific steps of the SR process;2) Support in performing or assessing systematic literature reviews or specific part(s) of the SR process (e.g. extensive literature searches);3) Provide user support services linked to the execution and presentation of the results of systematic reviews;4) Conduct full systematic reviews or part(s) of SR;5) Assist efforts to incorporate AI technologies in specific parts of the SR process.
Services
Open procedure
Closed
Checked
All lots
3
Framework agreement
http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/procurement/tenders.htm
4860000.00 EUR
72314000
Conditions for participation
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
Milestones
03/03/2021 00:00
11/05/2021 14:30
12/05/2021 14:30
Lots
Lot number Title Description
Lot 1
Delivery of Tailored Training Courses/Sessions on the Specific Steps of the SR Process
The awarded tenderer will deliver a series of tailored training courses on the specific steps of the SR process (collecting, appraising and synthesizing evidence coming from literature sources in the context of scientific assessments).
Lot 2
Support in Performing or Assessing SRs or Specific part(s) of the SR Process. Perform SRs or Specific Part(s) of the SR Process
The primary goal of this call for tenders is to provide support in conducting or assessing the systematic review processes or to perform systematic reviews or parts of systematic reviews for EFSA, in line with the method described in the EFSA SR Guidance. The contractor shall also provide user support services linked to the execution and presentation of the results of systematic reviews.
Lot 3
Assisting Efforts to Incorporate AI Technologies in Specific Parts of the SR Process
The objective of this lot will be to assist EFSA in its efforts to automate, as far as possible, the current process followed for systematic reviews, re-using existing commercial tools, or developing new ones. Such use case has been identified as high priority for EFSA and other ENVI Agencies (ECDC, ECHA, EEA and EMA) in the context of the EFSA project ‘Joining Forces at EU Level on Implementation of AI’.
Notices
Reference Notice type Publication date
2021/S 079-199109
Corrigendum
23/04/2021 00:00
2021/S 043-106304
Contract notice
03/03/2021 00:00