Equipment purchasing decisions: a team approach - ESR Connect

PC 13 - Equipment purchasing decisions: a team approach

  • 4 Lectures
  • 50 Minutes
  • 4 Speakers

Lectures

1
PC 13_1 - Preliminary evaluation of the need and utilisation

PC 13_1 - Preliminary evaluation of the need and utilisation

11:35Elmar Kotter, Freiburg / DE

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about utilisation/need aspects and related values for further planning of specifications.
2. To discuss the differences between smaller and larger organisations' needs for evaluation.
3. To present the preliminary evaluation process with an example case(s).

2
PC 13_2 - Technical specification as the prerequisite for clinical use

PC 13_2 - Technical specification as the prerequisite for clinical use

13:24Andy Rogers, Nottingham / UK

Learning Objectives
1. To become familiar with the different types of technical specification to satisfy the utilisation criteria.
2. To address the pitfalls of specifications related to neutrality, independence, and relativity aspects.
3. To learn to grade tenders against specifications with an example case(s).

3
PC 13_3 - Site planning and project management

PC 13_3 - Site planning and project management

12:10Mustafa N. Ozmen, Ankara / TR

Learning Objectives
1. To address issues related to site construction requirements.
2. To discuss potential collaboration in purchasing between engineering, physics, and imaging experts.
3. To highlight approaches for success in imaging equipment installation.

4
PC 13_4 - Legal and financial aspects of procurement

PC 13_4 - Legal and financial aspects of procurement

11:43Andrea Giovagnoni, Ancona / IT

Learning Objectives
1. To describe tender requirements in different countries.
2. To discuss financial options in equipment purchasing.
3. To describe ways for planning departmental equipment upgrades and maintenance.