On May 31, the Get in the Ring program will have a special day dedicated to the ‘Procurement of Innovation’, co-organized by the Estoril Conferences, in Pestana Cidadela Cascais.


On this day, relevant stakeholders involved in public procurement, policy makers, high-level executives, government representatives startups and government related organizations will join together to discuss such topics as ‘the state of public procurement of innovation’ or ‘ the policies and tools to increase access to public procurement’.

Preliminary program:

10h-11h: Opening + ‘The state of public procurement’

11h-12h: ‘Reducing barriers for SME’s in accessing public procurement

12h-13h: Lunch break

13h-14h: ‘Policies and tools to increase access to public procurement’

14h-14.15h: Coffee break

14.15h-15h: ‘Challenges and best practices’

15h-15.45h: Roundtable working sessions

15.45h-16h: Concluding remarks