"Register of Public R&D Tenders" VES
The VES is one of parts of the R&D Information System. The VES has collected an information about R&D tenders given out, according to the R&D Act [Code number 130/2002]. Since 2001 public order have not been included into the VES [see http://www.centralni-adresa.cz].
The data have been given into the VES by all public sponsors (different ministries and other state offices with the responsibility for state R&D long-term intention financial aid and/or R&D project financial aid, the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic, the Academy of Science of the Czech Republic and local authorities [territorial self-government]).
The content of the VES, the way how the data have been given into the R&D Information System, the integration of the data into the R&D Information System database, the processing of the data and the way of data publication are determined by the R&D Act [Code number 130/2002] together with the regulation of the Czech government [Code number 267/2002] about the R&D Information System, by some other rules and by the Standard Operating Procedure Manual of the R&D Information System.
The data are provided into the VES exclusively by individual publiciser - central bodies -and are continually updated following each data provision.
VES database is administered by the Office of the Government of the Czech Republic since 2000, publicly accessible data are updated quarterly. Direct searching in the VES database is possible through the users' application.