Consortium

Consortium Founding Member
The Founding Member of the Italian CLARIN Consortium is the Institute for Computational Linguistics "Antonio Zampolli" of the Italian National Research Council (ILC-CNR), which was already an active participant in the CLARIN preparatory phase project (2008-2011) and is the CLARIN-IT Executing Institution.
Dr Monica Monachini, Senior Researcher at ILC-CNR and Member of the CLARIN Standards Committee, is the CLARIN-IT National Coordinator.
The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Cultural Heritage of the Italian National Research Council (DSU-CNR) is the CLARIN-IT Body of Representation.
ILC-CNR has set up a Metadata Providing Centre (of Type C) - ILC4CLARIN - which is the 1st CLARIN-IT National Centre.

Consortium Members
The Italian CLARIN Consortium is being formed and will include several of the major universities and research institutes of the country.
The Dipartimento di Scienze della Formazione, Scienze Umane e della Comunicazione Interculturale of the Università degli Studi di Siena (DSFSUCI-UNISI) has signed the CLARIN-IT Membership Application on 17th November 2016. The person appointed to be actively involved in CLARIN-IT is Prof. Silvia Calamai.
It is expected that the CLARIN-IT Membership Application is signed soon by the Dipartimento di Antichistica, Lingue, Educazione, Filosofia of the Università degli Studi di Parma (ALEF-UNIPR) as well. The person appointed to be actively involved in CLARIN-IT is Prof. Anika Nicolosi.
Furthermore, the following organizations working in the sector of Language Resources and Technology have expressed their interest in becoming CLARIN-IT Members:
 - Scuola Normale Superiore (Pisa);
 - Eurac Research (Bolzano);
 - Fondazione Bruno Kessler (Trento);
 - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milano);
 - Università "Ca’ Foscari" (Venezia);
 - Università "Tor Vergata" (Roma);
 - Università di Pisa.
The list of the Consortium Members will be updated as soon as the membership procedures are ended.