Public Procurement & PPP Law
Online Seminar |
12.02.2021 |
Online |
Language: English

Public Procurement for the Covid-19 Vaccine – European Cooperation and National Strategies for the Deployment

Finally there is a spark in the time of pandemic: The Covid-19 vaccines have been developed. But now comes an equally difficult challenge – to quickly and efficiently vaccinate European citizens. The deployment of the Covid-19 vaccine and additional pharmaceutical equipment will be based on the EU´s Public Procurement Framework. Our expert from the public and private sector provide you with great insights on public procurement methods for the deployment of the Covid – 19 vaccine and share best practices from other Member States. Use the unique opportunity to exchange with the experts and ask your questions.

Join from wherever you are – high-quality content delivered to your (home) office. Please check your device compatibility to be ready to attend the course online. This is your first course online with Lexxion? Don’t worry, here’s a quick guide.

Participants receive a certificate upon participation.

Starting from € 590,- (excl. VAT)

Reservation: You are welcome to reserve your seat, which is financially non-binding. For this, please drop me an email.: hoppe@lexxion.eu

Cancellation: The cancellation of participation must be in writing and is possible free of charge up to 14 days before the start of the event. In case of no-show or cancellation later than two weeks before the date of the event, the entire event price plus VAT is due.

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Overview

This seminar aims to provide you with good knowledge in the public procurement methods for the deployment of the Covid-19 vaccine and how EU-level cooperation can support national efforts.

Following topics are on the agenda:

  • EU´s Strategy for the Covid-19 Vaccine Deployment
  • Case Study: Sharing Best Practices from EU Member States
  • Workshop: Vaccine Procurement Methods

Target Group

This event is intended for officials and professionals who have good knowledge of Public Procurement or are working on projects that may involve Public Procurement in:

  • Public authorities on EU, national and regional level
  • Consulting companies and legal practitioners
  • Academic institutions

Methodology

A seminar by Lexxion Publisher is a unique opportunity for knowledge-gathering on current topics and cases in the respective field.  Throughout the seminar, experts from EU institutions, from public and private sector provide you with great insights on current developments and share their expertise with you. A seminar comprises of short and concise presentations, case studies and panel discussions, with reference to the current legal framework, which has to be considered. While seminars have a theoretical focus, we make sure that there is a strong emphasis on practice.

Participants can get involved in various discussion sessions and have the opportunity to ask their questions directly to the experts.

Course materials are available for download after the event.

Online Course

During the online course by Lexxion Publisher all speakers present live via video and audio. Participants can ask questions and actively engage in discussions at any time using the Q&A chat function.


Course Material – No need to miss anything!

If you are unable to attend the course you may want to order all the presentations shown during the event. The price is € 128,- (excl. of VAT). If interested, please contact Laura Hoppe.

How to Join the Course Online

Bigmarker is the platform for online participation in this course. In order to join the course online, please check your device compatibility first. 

What do I need in order to join the course online?

  • Speakers (Audio Playback Device), eg headphones or headset.
  • A wired connection is strongly recommended.
  • If your internet connection doesn´t work, you can join the course by telephone, using a dial-in number. In this case there might be additional telephone costs.

How do I join the course online?

  • Choose the computer from which you would like to follow the course.
  • Please check your device compatibility.
  • As soon as you get the invitation link: Please register for the course by clicking the invitation link.
  • 15 minutes before the start: Bring your headphones, click the invitation link, enter and enjoy the course!

Minimum system requirements are as follows:

  • Operating System: Windows 7 or later; Mac OS X 10.12 or later, Linux.
  • Browser: The most recently-published versions of Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Safari, or Opera.
  • High-speed internet: A consistent, high-speed connection is required. Mobile tethering, hotspots, slow or inconsistent public Wi-Fi networks may create latency when using video conferencing.

FAQ for Online Participation

Why do I need to register before the course starts?
Thank you for registering! This not only helps us to communicate with you in regard to technical issues but it helps you to network with your fellow course participants.

Why can’t I see the presenter?
Please check your bandwith. We highly recommend a strong bandwith of 10 Mbps.

Will the course be recorded?
Please ask the responsible event manager.

Do I need a microphone?
No, you do not.

Do I need to install anything?
No. We expect you to have a browser, of course.

Can I ask questions during the course?
Yes, there will be a chat option available. You can contact with the speakers directly to ask any question you may have.

When can I enter the course I’m attending?
Please enter 15 minutes before the start, so that you have time for all technical checks. You can only enter if you have passed the system check.

May I leave the course and come back later?
Yes, just log in at a later time during the course.

May I access via Phone?
Yes, you can. Participating via phone means you can listen only. Please keep in mind that you will be dialling a US number which would result in higher telephone costs.

Can’t find invitation?
Please check your spam-folder. You should also ask your colleague from the IT department to ‘whitelist’ us. For more details please ask the corresponding event manager, who will be happy to help you.

I failed the Firewall System Check – what can I do?
Please contact your IT department and have them open the necessary ports, which can be found here.

What are the detailed System requirements?
All requirements can be found here.

I failed the Audio Output System Test – what can I do?
If you are using headphones or external speakers, try unplugging them. Please unmute your device. Test your speakers here to find out if they work.

I would like to participate but I’m waiting for an approval. Can I order a ticket on the day of the course online?
Sure. Please message events@lexxion.eu.

My email address has changed – can I still participate?
Sure. Please provide us with your updated email adress; you will then receive a new invitation.

How do I contact the host of the course?
Please contact events@lexxion.eu.

Friday, 12 February | 09:00 - 16:05

Chair of the Seminar
Christopher Bovis Chair in Law and Professor of European Business Law, University of Hull, Hull; Managing Editor of EPPPL
09:00

Welcome Notes and Introduction Round

09:15

EU´s Strategy for the Covid-19 Vaccine Deployment

09:40

Q&A Session

09:50

Case Study: Sharing Best Practices from EU Member States

10:15

Q&A and Discussion

10:25

Coffee break & Networking

10:40

Joint Public Procurement of the Member States

  • Pharmaceutical equipment (masks; ventilators; protectoral clothes)
  • Vaccination supplies
  • Medicine for intensive care
  • Vaccination Campaigns
  • Transport and Logistics
Alexandra Terzaki Public Procurement Law Expert and Business Consultant, Terzaki Unternehmensberatung, Vienna
11:05

Q&A and Discussion

11:15

Flexibility in the EU´s Public Procurement Framework

  • Article 26(2) of the Directive
  • Exceptions in cases of urgency and extreme urgency
Christopher Bovis Chair in Law and Professor of European Business Law, University of Hull, Hull; Managing Editor of EPPPL
11:40

Q&A and Discussion

11:50

Lunch Break

12:20

Procurement Systems – Options for Vaccine Procurement

  • Direct Procurement
  • Competitive Bidding
  • Request for Quotation
  • Sole-source procurement
12:45

Q&A and Discussion

12:55

Workshop: Vaccine Procurement Methods

Christopher Bovis Chair in Law and Professor of European Business Law, University of Hull, Hull; Managing Editor of EPPPL
13:55

Presentation in Panel and Discussion

14:25

Coffee Break

14:40

Contracting with ESI

15:10

Q&A and Discussion

15:20

Deployment of the Covid-19 Vaccine

  • Concession, Registration and Data-Protection
  • Labelling & Packaging
  • Supply Chain
Alexandra Terzaki Public Procurement Law Expert and Business Consultant, Terzaki Unternehmensberatung, Vienna
15:45

Q&A and Discussion

15:55

Summary and Wrap-Up

16:05

End of Seminar

Speakers

Christopher Bovis
Chair in Law and Professor of European Business Law, University of Hull, Hull; Managing Editor of EPPPL

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Alexandra Terzaki
Public Procurement Law Expert and Business Consultant, Terzaki Unternehmensberatung, Vienna

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Venue

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Online-Registration

Online Seminar | 12.02.2021 | Online | Language: English

Participation Fees
Reduced fee for public authorities: € 640,- (excl. VAT)
Regular fee: € 840,- (excl. VAT)

Discount for European Procurement & Public Private Partnerships Law Review (EPPPL) subscribers: € 50,-

The German VAT of 19% will be added.

Are you a public authority?
Ticket Type Price Spaces
Public Procurement for the Covid-19 Vaccine – European Cooperation and National Strategies for the Deployment
Reduced fee for public authorities / Reduzierte Teilnahmegebühr für Angehörige einer Hochschule/Behörde
€640,00
Public Procurement for the Covid-19 Vaccine – European Cooperation and National Strategies for the Deployment
Regular fee / Reguläre Teilnahmegebühr
€840,00










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