XPRESS Final Conference
Wed June 29 2022, from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Horizon 2020 project XPRESS - Support for Public Procurements to facilitate the collaboration between SMEs and public sector for the development and adoption of renewables in regions - is concluding its work after 3 years.
On Wednesday 29th of June, we are organising our Final Conference in Brussels where we are going to showcase the most relevant projects' outcomes.
In addition, a roundtable with sister projects involved in Green Public Procurement and renewable energy sources is foreseen.
Registrations are closed


  • Wednesday
    Jun 29
  • 8:30 AM
    9:00 AM
    Registration and Welcome Coffee
  • 9:30 AM
    WP1: Creation of the Framework
  • 10:30 AM
    WP2: Platform Building and Data
  • ⇕ See whole day
  • 2:30 PM
    WP4: Assessment of Environmental Socio-economic Impact of RES Innovations
  • 3:30 PM
    WP5: Dissemination
  • 4:00 PM
    Coffee break
  • 4:30 PM
    Roundtable: Sister Projects
  • 5:30 PM
    7:00 PM
    Networking Cocktail

Event details

The XPRESS project organises its final conference with a view to showcase the results stemming from 3 years of research and interactions with SMEs and public authorities. More specifically, you will get to know:
  • - The framework: insights from co-creation workshops and stakeholder cafés which brought together public authorities with experience in GPP (Green Public Procurement) and SMEs providing RES (Renewable Energy Sources) technologies
  • - Platform Building and Data: an overview of online tools available on XPRESS portal and collection of data on GPP and its financial impact
  • - Analysis of the Barriers: what are the barriers for public authorities making use of GPP? What are the barriers for SMEs willing to participate in GPP tenders?  What are the barriers for the adoption of RES technologies? You will find all the answers
  • - Assessment of Environmental Socio-economic Impact of RES Innovations: overview of case studies and environmental analyses
  • - Dissemination: overview of materials, videos and stakeholders reache
  • - A roundtable with other sister projects to discuss about how to better implement GPP at local level