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Title: Computer Games Developer for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games
Published by: Scottish Government
Publication Date: 25/11/2010
Application Deadline:
Deadline Date: 16/12/2010
Deadline Time: 12:00
Notice Type: Contract Notice
Has Documents: Yes
Abstract: The Glasgow 2014 Strategic Group, chaired by the First Minister, has commissioned the Scottish Government to run a student contest to develop a digital game to mark the 2014 Games. The contest will be open to students attending Scottish higher education institutions.
The contract requires a computer games development company with the capacity and experience to work with the winner of the 2014 Commonwealth Games student contest to develop their game concept into a reality. The successful games developer will possess the expertise and experience of the technology necessary to create a web based digital game. The games developer is to work with the student designer to develop the winning concept and produce a final game which aligns with the ideals of the Commonwealth Games Federation and the Glasgow 2014 brand.
The game will be free to play online via the Glasgow 2014 website. It will be hosted on the same website hosting solution. The game should be designed to be played in 2D, with vector based scalable graphics and simple music and sound effects. The game should work either with the keyboard or a single button mouse.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


The Scottish Ministers acting through the Scottish Government

Scottish Government Procurement Team, Europa Building, 450 Argyle Street

Glasgow

G2 8LG

GB

Sarah Leitch

0141 2420449

sarah.leitch@scotland.gsi.gov.uk

n/a
http://www.scotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Computer Games Developer for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The Glasgow 2014 Strategic Group, chaired by the First Minister, has commissioned the Scottish Government to run a student contest to develop a digital game to mark the 2014 Games. The contest will be open to students attending Scottish higher education institutions.The contract requires a computer games development company with the capacity and experience to work with the winner of the 2014 Commonwealth Games student contest to develop their game concept into a reality. The successful games developer will possess the expertise and experience of the technology necessary to create a web based digital game. The games developer is to work with the student designer to develop the winning concept and produce a final game which aligns with the ideals of the Commonwealth Games Federation and the Glasgow 2014 brand.The game will be free to play online via the Glasgow 2014 website. It will be hosted on the same website hosting solution. The game should be designed to be played in 2D, with vector based scalable graphics and simple music and sound effects. The game should work either with the keyboard or a single button mouse.

NOTE: Further information and additional documentation relating to this notice may be available on the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=194709.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

301 Commonwealth Games
271600 Software
279999 other Information Communication Technology
100 All Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

£20,000 - £40,000

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

An Invitation To Tender (ITT) will be used to identify the supplier with the skills, capacity and experience to deliver the requirement. Please see the ITT for further detials of this.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage - Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

171968

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    16-12-2010  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 12-01-2011

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

The ITT is available through the eSourcing Scotland electronic tendering system (for which a separate registration is required). To access the system, use the following hyperlink;

https://www.esourcingscotland.com/publicNotice/LandingPage.jsp?companyname=default&requestid=r1105363BTprPc

Returned ITTs should also be submitted through eSourcing Scotland. If you are unable to meet this requirement for any reason please contact the contracting authority as soon as possible (and in any case at least 7 days prior to the deadline for requests to participate detailed at para 4.3).

This notice is published on a voluntary basis as the proposed contract is either fully, or partially, exempt from the requirements of the Procurement Regulations.

(SC Ref:194709)

5.2

Additional Documentation

Link

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 25-11-2010

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No further information has been uploaded.
Main Contact: sarah.leitch@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
Admin Contact: N/a
Technical Contact: N/a
Other Contact: N/a

Commodity Categories

IDTitleParent Category
301Commonwealth GamesCommonwealth Games
191100Design and PhotographyFacilities and Management Services
271600SoftwareInformation Communication Technology
279999other Information Communication TechnologyInformation Communication Technology

Delivery Locations

IDDescription
100All Scotland

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