Recently he works on personal digital archives and GDPR (679/2016 EC), as European Privacy Expert, merging together competences on personal data protection with his skills on digital archives management and access.
During the experience (2014-2005) as scientific director of the no-profit Fondazione Rinascimento Digitale promoting Internet technology within the cultural heritage community, he develops experience and competences on topics from digitisation, color certification, Internet accessibility, copyright, all the long-term digital curation and preservation related issues.
He has worked at the European Commission DG-INFSO for three years (2000-2003) in Luxembourg, acting as project officer: during that experience he has developed expertise on project management and reporting, on speaking in public, on benchmarking and success indicators metrics.
Long experience on projects funded by the European Commission and in events organisation, like the international conference “Cultural Heritage on line” on 2006, 2009, 2012 in cooperation with the Library of Congress, IFLA, UNESCO.
His main research activities include Digital archives and digital libraries – digitisation – Web accessibility – digital preservation – metadata and ontologies – GDPR