Data and Analytics Program

Solicitation number 24-241809

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Closing date and time 2023/06/16 16:00 EDT

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    GSIN: R019 Other Professional Services
    Reference Number: 24-241809 Solicitation Number: 24-241809
    Organization Name: Department of foreign Affairs, Trade and Development
    Solicitation Date: 2023-06-01 Closing Date: 2023-06-16 04:00 PM Eastern Daylight Saving Time EDT

    Anticipated Start Date: 2023-07-01
    Estimated Delivery Date: 2023-07-01 Estimate Level of Effort:

    Up to three hundred and seventy-eight (378) Days

    Contract Duration:

    DFATD intends to award one (1) contracts for a period of one (1) years from the date of contract award.
    Solicitation Method: Competitive
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement Applies: No Number of Contracts: One (1)
    Applicable Trade Agreements:
    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP),
    • the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA),
    • the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT),
    • the Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA),
    • the Canada-Columbia Free Trade Agreement (CColFTA), and
    • the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement (CPanFTA)
    Requirement Details
    Tendering Procedure: Selective Tendering
    This requirement is open only to those TBIPS Supply Arrangement Holders who qualified under Tier 1 for services in the National Capital Region for the following categories:

    A.7 Programmer/Analyst (ETL)
    A.7 Programmer/Analyst (BI)
    B.1 Business Analyst (BI)
    I.10 Technical Architect (Power BI)
    I.10 Technical Architect (Cloud)

    The following SA Holders have been invited to submit a proposal:
    4Plan Consulting Corp.

    A. Net Solutions Inc.

    Apption Corporation


    Cofomo Inc.

    Cofomo Ottawa

    Coradix technology Consulting Ltd.

    Donna Cona Inc.

    Excel Human Resources Inc.

    I.M.P. Group Limited

    Pentelar Inc.

    Spearhead Management Canada Ltd.

    Strategic Relationships Solutions Inc.

    T.I.7 Inc. in Joint Venture with Tiree Consulting Inc.


    Description of Work:
    IT professional services to support the operations of the Data and Analytics Program at Global Affairs Canada.
    Incumbent Information:
    No Incumbent.

    Security Requirement: Common PS SRCL applies
    Minimum Corporate Security Required: SECRET
    Minimum Resource Security Required: SECRET
    Document Safeguarding Required: No
    Controlled Goods Requirement: No
    Contract Authority
    Name: Houssam.hannat
    Phone Number: N/A
    Email Address:
    Inquiries regarding this RFP requirement must be submitted to the Contracting Authority named above. Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be e-mailed directly from the Contracting Authority to the Qualified Supply Arrangement Holders who are being invited to bid on this requirement. BIDDERS ARE ADVISED THAT “BUYANDSELL.GC.CA” IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS. The Crown retains the right to negotiate with any supplier on any procurement. Documents may be submitted in either official language.

    NOTE: Task‐Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) Method of Supply is refreshed three (3) times per year. If you wish to find out how you can be a “Qualified SA Holder”, please contact RCNMDAI.‐

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 12 month(s), with a proposed start date of 2023/07/01.

    Trade agreements

    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
    • Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA)
    • Please refer to tender description or tender documents

    Reason for limited tendering

    A contracting officer can use limited tendering for specific reasons outlined in the applicable trade agreements. The reason for this contract is described below:

    • Goods Purchased on a Commodity Market

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Global Affairs Canada

    200 Promenade du portage G

    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0G4
    Contracting authority
    Houssam Hannat
    (343) 203-5473
    Bidding details

    Full details regarding this tender opportunity are available in the documents below. Click on the document name to download the file. Contact the contracting officer if you have any questions regarding these documents.

    Tender documents
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    RFP against Supply Arrangement
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Contract duration
    12 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price

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