Timelines: 17 June 2019 IFIB solicitation issued; 20 August 2019 solicitation closes; 16 September 2019 contract award.
Bids shall be received at HQ SACT, Purchasing and Contracting Office, no later than 03 June 2019, 1200 hours, Eastern Standard Time, Norfolk, Virginia, USA. No bids shall be accepted after this time and date.
NOI-IFIB-ACT-SACT-19-24: Notification of Intent to issue an Invitation for International Bidding (IFIB) for Contractor Support for Strategic Alternatives (SALT) Branch within Strategic Plans & Policy in NATO Headquarters Supreme Allied Commander Transformation.
Invitation for International Bidding (IFIB) for a Pilot Study on Improving Strategic Foresight Analysis (SFA) Using Data Science Tools and Techniques, Automation and Software Support to Analyst at Headquarter Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.A.
Background and summary information: This pilot study aims to provide a proof of concept to outline how computing power and data analysis tools could be used to support different aspects of strategic foresight analysis methodology. The deliverables of the SFA Pilot Study will be in two parts:
NATO ACT will conduct a pilot study by incorporating computing power and tools in the research, trend analysis and scenario development parts of its methodology in the development of SFA reports.
Bid Closing Date: 29 January 2019 at 15:00 EST.