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AI-IA Invitation to Qualify for Artificial Intelligence Source List

Solicitation number EN578-180001/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2018/11/05 13:00 EST

Last amendment date


    Description
    Trade Agreement: CETA / WTO-AGP / NAFTA / CFTA / FTAs with Peru / Colombia / Panama / Korea
    Tendering Procedures: Suppliers on permanent list or able to meet qualification requirements
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Subsequent/Follow-on Contracts
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    
    THIS AMENDMENT IS TO UPDATE THE CLOSING DATE OF THE NOTICE OF PROPOSED PROCUREMENT (NPP) TO NOVEMBER 5TH, 2018, WHICH CORRESPONDS TO BID SUBMISSION PERIOD CLOSE. 
    
     A NEW SUBSEQUENT NOTICE OF PROPOSED PROCUREMENT WILL BE ISSUED WHEN THE REFRESH PERIOD FOR THIS SOURCE LIST WILL BEGIN. 
    
    
    Amendment 009 added item 2.2 on page 5 to clarify the scope of the Source List usage 
    *** Annex 3 has also been replaced by new, simplified, Terms and Conditions in the form of the resulting contract.
    
     
    SUPPLIER INFORMATION SESSION
    
    A Supplier Information Session will be held via Webex for all Suppliers interested in this ITQ on Friday October 19th from 9:30 to 10:30 am.  The session is intended to explain the ITQ process and answer any related questions.   
    
    Non-participation in this session will not preclude a Supplier from bidding on this ITQ.
    
    All questions and answers provided during this Supplier Information Session process will be published on Buy and Sell via solicitation amendment.
    
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    Artificial Intelligence (AI) Invitation to Qualify
    
    
    This solicitation started as a Request for Information.  We encourage all suppliers to review the previous engagement documentation at the following link, https://buyandsell.gc.ca/procurement-data/tender-notice/PW-EE-017-33657 
    
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    INVITATION TO QUALIFY (ITQ) 
    
    The purpose of this procurement vehicle is to establish a pre-qualified list of suppliers (hereinafter referred Source List) who meet all of the mandatory criteria (see section 2.3) to provide Canada with responsible and effective AI services, solutions and products. Subsequently, solicitation opportunities will be competed amongst the pre-qualified suppliers on the Source List for AI covering a variety of desired outcomes and needs.  
    
    Suppliers meeting all the mandatory requirements will be eligible for inclusion on the Source List.
    
    This Invitation to Qualify is subject to the provisions of the World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), and the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).  For subsequent solicitations, the decisions on applicability of Trade Agreements will be made on case-by-case basis based on appropriate criteria.
    
    All enquiries must be submitted to Peter Lessard peter.lessard@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca no later than 5 calendar days before the bid closing date. Enquiries received after that time may not be answered.
    
    
    EN578-180001/A
    Contracting Authority: Lessard, Peter
    Telephone: (613) 850-7602
    Email: peter.lessard@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
    
    
    Delivery Date: 19/09/2018
    
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.
    
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

    Partner with another business

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    This list does not replace or affect the tendering procedures for this procurement process. Businesses are still required to respond to bid solicitations, and to compete based on the set criteria. For more information please read the Terms of use.

    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Organization
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Address
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Canada
    Contracting authority
    Lessard, Peter
    Phone
    (613) 850-7602 ( )
    Email
    peter.lessard@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
    Fax
    () -
    Address
    Terrasses de la Chaudière
    4th Floor, 10 Wellington Street
    4th etage, 10, rue Wellington
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5

    Buying organization(s)

    Organization
    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    Address
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Canada
    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
    Document title Amendment no. Language Unique downloads Date added
    013
    English
    346
    013
    French
    102
    012
    English
    154
    011
    English
    147
    012
    French
    28
    011
    French
    25
    010
    English
    167
    010
    French
    32
    English
    448
    French
    50
    009
    English
    192
    009
    French
    35
    007
    English
    138
    008
    English
    139
    008
    French
    30
    007
    French
    20
    006
    English
    163
    006
    French
    29
    005
    English
    173
    005
    French
    30
    004
    English
    173
    004
    French
    24
    003
    English
    204
    003
    French
    32
    002
    English
    287
    002
    French
    33
    001
    English
    1268
    001
    French
    153

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Information
    Language(s)
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Alberta
    ,
    British Columbia
    ,
    Manitoba
    ,
    New Brunswick
    ,
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    ,
    Nova Scotia
    ,
    Northwest Territories
    ,
    Nunavut Territory
    ,
    Ontario (except NCR)
    ,
    Prince Edward Island
    ,
    Quebec (except NCR)
    ,
    Saskatchewan
    ,
    Yukon
    ,
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering
    Selection criteria
    Subsequent/Follow-on Contracts
    Commodity - GSIN
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