Vendor: Nielsen Company, LLC
Change Order Amount: $60,000
The Completion date of 12/31/19 was an error and should have been processed as 12/31/20, as this is the end date of the sponsored project for which the purchase is being made and data is still expected to be delivered in early 2020 as part of the original exemption.
Additional data to be purchased via this exemption was not determined until September 2019. In October 2019, the faculty member/PI of the project was in discussions with the sponsor to obtain approval on the details for funding and determining data purchase as it related to the projects research goals.
The buyer for this procurement is now Janielle Graham, (312) 413-2816.
The Chief Procurement Officer for this procurement is now Ben Bagby.
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Shirley Webb.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.