10:13 Wed 22 Sep 2004 REF:1UCACBR7 TO: Duane NICKULL cc HIN Consultants Vice-Chair UN/CEFACT OIC Management Committee UNITED NATIONS ISSUE: i 23 - INTERNATIONAL TENDER PROCESS Duane - here are some suggestions for: i 24 Insert New Slide International Tender Process INTERNATIONAL TENDER PROCESS The proposal is that Business processes that involve International Tenders should be UN/CEFACT Managed and be part of UN eDocs. As Bilateral Free Trade Agreements [FTA] are being signed by many countries it may be necessary for UN/CEFACT to be involved with the Tender Documentation flows and tender structures The examples could include: B International Tender Process ref OIC OTMG Tender Information process - Tender UN-eDoc B a The Tender process can be reviewed on Tender Business Cycle b The Tender Form can be reviewed on New Template Dec 2003 c The Tender XML Schema can be reviewed on Submission ebXML Jul 2002 NEXT STEPS What do you think ? Regards Stephen GOULD Partner e-Projects HALISA INTERNATIONAL NETWORK 10:25 W 2004/09/22 Syd 2089 Time and date has to be linked to a universal location code or GPS so that the time differences can be automatically calculated for e-commerce transactions E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: http://www.halisa-eu.net/G/C > I think that the UN is better equipped to deal with this issue. I have > been working with UN/CEFACT for a while and recently got elected > as vice chair. Attached is a "DRAFT" PPT explaining our vision. > > Please also consider that these are DRAFT slides and are not approved > by the UN yet. The comments are most welcome however as we go > forward to develop the slides. > > I'll send out a later draft copy next week.