Maltese Text to Speech Synthesis
Call For Quotations for Publicity Services (ERDF 114)
(Download supporting documentation)
This project is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund and national funds of Malta. The project has developed a Maltese Speech Engine (MSE) that allows all users and application developers to convert electronic Maltese text to speech audio output.
1) Publicity Requirements
The provision of a number of publicity services intended to promote and publicise the project amongst the general public in accordance with the publicity guidelines as stipulated by the Planning and Priorities Division (PPCD), Office of the Prime Minister, which is the Managing Authority (MA) for EU Structural Funds in Malta.
2) Financial Requirements
a) Quotations must be submitted in Euros, inclusive of VAT. All costs items must be listed and quoted for separately.
b) The maximum budget allocated to this quotation is Euros €1927
3) Description of Services
a) Promotion of MSE modules amongst the general public, via the publication of a number of adverts in local newspapers /online resources inlcuding social networking sites.
b) Promotion of MSE modules via the design and printing of a respective brochure promoting the different MSE modules (two distinct brochures focusing on different modules but not excluding cross-references), as agreed upon with FITA.
c) The organisation of a Product Launch Ceremony (to be held in September 2012), at an accessible venue, agreed upon by FITA. Organisation tasks include: Venue and basic catering (coffee break). The venue must be accessible or be made accessible by the time the event takes place.
d) A suitable venue for (3c) to seat 200 persons
Bidders may wish to differentiate themselves by identifying additional related merchandise, which they can provide. In all cases, cost items must be identified individually, in order not to penalise any one bid.
Terms and Conditions
i) Offers catering for one or more deliverables amongst items 3a, 3b, 3c 3d will still be considered.
ii) Cost items must be identified individually. FITA reserves the right to opt for part of the offer submitted as long as its cost remains clearly identifiable.
iii) FITA reserves the right to reject even the most advantageous offers.
iv) Download the complete call for quotations, including checklist of submitted deliverables here.
v) All quotations to be sent to FITA, Gattard House, National Road, Blata l-Bajda, Hamrun. HMR9010
vi) Tender for quotations closes 12:00 midday on Thursday August 16th 2012