Our services


Citymart uses a proven combination of training, research and outreach, to design challenges that transform the way cities solve problems. This changes the method cities use for buying goods and services, using the existing structure but bringing new players into the process and opening up new possibilities for innovative solutions.

CREATE YOUR PROBLEM-SOLVING METHOD

Citymart designs the method and capabilities your city needs to leverage your existing resources and processes effectively toward solving problems quickly and effectively.

 

DELIVER YOUR OPEN CHALLENGES

Citymart packages the problem, terms of procurement, qualification and evaluation criteria into a user-friendly, easy-to-understand open challenge (problem-based procurement).

COLLECT PROBLEMS & IDEAS

Citymart offers tools, methods and facilitated processes to identify problems, needs and opportunities across departments and prioritize these for action.

 

ENGAGE ENTREPRENEURS & CITIZENS

Citymart ensures that cities receive the most complete market response to their open challenge, carrying out market research, outreach, and technical assistance.

DEVELOP PROBLEM STATEMENTS

Citymart turns initial ideas into well-defined and under-written problem statements using our methodology refined in over 100 projects with cities

 

SUPPORT THE SELECTION PROCESS

Citymart supports the selection process through a variety of tools and actions designed to maximize fairness, integrity and effectiveness.