Request for proposals: Mobility Innovation Marketplace

EIT Urban Mobility is seeking to contract support to work closely with the Business Development Officers working at the Market Development (also “MarkDev”) department. MarkDev’s mission is to scale mobility solutions of the organisation’s portfolio (this includes projects and companies supported or financed within EIT Urban Mobility), and to offer commercial market development services.

From a broader, sector-wide perspective, MarkDev focuses on facilitating the implementation and upscaling of urban mobility innovations in cities that realise the EIT Urban Mobility vision: Creating sustainable mobility in liveable urban spaces for the benefit of citizens.

MarkDev services fulfil the following tasks:

  • Finding commercial mobility solutions and opportunities for development, deployment or investment
  • Connecting solution providers with solution seekers
  • Finding new sources of funding
  • Facilitating deployment of new solutions in real life contexts (including pilots and longer-term implementations)
  • Enabling market scaling of solutions that have demonstrated positive impact (i.e., best practices)
  • Positioning its portfolio solutions as market benchmarks

The digital platform to deliver these tasks is the Mobility Innovation Marketplace (“Marketplace”). The Marketplace is a multi-sided online platform showcasing innovative urban mobility solutions that have a high potential for environmental, social, and economic impact. The objective is supporting mobility innovators in raising traffic for their solutions, generating commercial leads to scale and deploy their products or services in new cities and offering extended services to all platform users find the right solutions and/or opportunities to scale.

We are looking for a digital business service provider (IT development, maintenance, and digital marketing) who can support us during 2024 (potential extension of contract for additional 12 months). The support shall be focused on the further development, maintenance, and digital marketing of the existing platform.

Check out the Request for Proposals here.

To apply, please send the completed and signed Tender´s Submission and Declaration Form.

Deadline for submissions: 28 February 2024, 16:00 (CET)