Published date: 12 August 2020

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 28 August 2020, 5pm

Contract summary


  • Environmental engineering consultancy services - 71313000

  • Energy-efficiency consultancy services - 71314300

  • Research consultancy services - 73210000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

12 August 2020

Closing date

28 August 2020

Closing time


Contract start date

1 October 2020

Contract end date

31 March 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

Non-OJEU (Official Journal of the European Union) procedures are valued below a certain financial threshold.

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Smart and Sustainable Cities Workshops.
The FCO is seeking to host one virtual workshop per core theme (please refer to section 2 below for details of the themes). The contractor can apply to develop, facilitate and deliver one (1), two (2) or all three (3) virtual thematic workshops. Each virtual workshop should involve a maximum of four sessions and should include the following:

a. Keynote speakers for core themes, such as policy makers, implementers, businesses and academia, among others.
b. Dynamic and interactive virtual sessions to enable UK and European cities to share best-practice with the aim of identifying challenges and opportunities.
c. Tailored networking and creative community-building elements.
d. A social media engagement plan with the relevant videos and case studies uploaded to the Smart Sustainable Cities' website.

The concept for the mission and the corresponding budget should account for around 30 participants.

More information


About the buyer

Contact name

Ingrida Kyguolyte


King Charles Street


Closing: 28 August 2020, 5pm