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Affiliation: DC-NET and INDICATE Technical Coordinator

Title of presentation: Towards a Digital Cultural Heritage e-Infrastructure

R sum :

ICT expert, working on European cooperation projects and policy development frameworks. Member of the Concertation Table of the Italian Ministries of Culture and Research, about the implementation of the Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage.
Technical Coordinator of Linked Heritage Best Practice Network for Digital Libraries, DC-NET ERA-NET for Digital Cultural Heritage e-Infrastructures, INDICATE Coordination Action for pilots and use case studies on digital cultural heritage in the Mediterranean region, MINERVA series (Ministerial network for valorising digitisation activities in Europe) and MICHAEL series (Multilingual inventory of cultural heritage in Europe).
Since 2002 advisor of the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities.
General Manager and Administrator of Promoter, ICT consultancy development company established in Pisa, Italy.
Project Officer at the European Commission between 1999 and 2002.
Previously: policy advisor for the High Technology Network of the Tuscany Region (1994-1998), product manager at Tower Tech engineering company in Pisa (1989-1994), video controller development manager at Olivetti Advanced Technology Center in Cupertino-California (1987-1989), system engineer at the research centres of Olivetti in Pisa and Ivrea (1980-1987).