Vendor: Blackboard Inc, Washington, DC
An estimated start date of 9/14/2010 through 9/13/2011, 12 months
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Hearing Documents have been attached.
The award date has been changed to September 13, 2010. The hearing date is now scheduled on September 14, 2010 at 10:00 a.m.
First published Monday, August 30, 2010
The University awarded a contract for WWeb CT maintenance license to Blackboard Inc, Washington, DC, for $70,300.
A public hearing will be held at which time interested parties may testify for or against the sole source determination as described in this notice. If you wish to testify, it is requested that you register by close of business on September 13, 2010 Walk-in testimony may be allowed depending on the volume of business. An individual will be heard only once on a particular item. Each party testifying must complete a witness slip and provide it to the hearing officer. Each interested party shall have at least three minutes to present their position with more time allowed at the discretion of the hearing officer.
Hearing details: Date and Time: September 14, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. local time. Location: Eastern Illinois University, 1135 Old Main, Charleston, IL.
Written Comments - Submission: Written comments may be submitted in lieu of or in addition to oral testimony. Written comments must be received no later than September 13, 2010. If submitted by mail, you must allow sufficient time for comments to reach the destination by the deadline. Submit written comments to the Notice Contact identified in this notice.
This hearing is for the purpose of receiving information from the public in a reasonable manner. Formal rules of evidence will not apply, nor will the hearing be conducted in the manner of a trial. The hearing officer shall produce minutes of the hearing and may record it to aid in producing minutes.
Members of the hearing committee will not respond to substantive questions at the hearing nor make commitments regarding the content of their recommendation.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
item or service is copyrighted or patented and is not available except from the holder of the copyright or patent.
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A public hearing will be held at which interested parties may testify for or against
the sole source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing
is to receive information from the public in a reasonable manner. Formal rules of
evidence will not apply.
The hearing panel will produce minutes of the hearing and may record it in order
to aid in the production of the minutes. Interested parties wishing to comment
for or against the determination may do so in writing or in person. If you wish
to testify, prior registration is requested to ensure adequate time is allowed for all parties.
September 14, 2010
1135 OLD MAIN
600 LINCOLN AVENUE
Date, time, and location are
subject to change. It is the responsibility of potential
participants to confirm these details prior to attendance.
September 13, 2010
Written comments may be submitted in lieu of or in addition to oral testimony.
All such comments shall be considered public record and open to review by the
Written comments must be received no later than
September 13, 2010.
Any party who wishes to testify must register in advance to guarantee an opportunity
to testify. Individuals who have not registered in advance may be heard, time
permitting, at the discretion of the Hearing Officer. An individual will be
heard only once on a particular item.
Proceedings from the meeting will be available for download following the hearing date.