Antonella is the Vice President of Photoconsortium. An ICT expert, Antonella has been working on European cooperation projects since the nineties. Technical Coordinator and Communication Manager of national and European projects in the domains of digital cultural heritage, creativity and co-creation, citizen science, smart cities, digital preservation and e-Infrastructures. From 2002 to 2012, she was an advisor of the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities, technical coordinator of the Ministry’s EC funded projects on digitisation, and from its establishment until 2012 Member of the Concertation Table between the Ministry of Culture (MiBAC) and the Ministry of Research (MIUR). From 1999 to 2002, she was Project Officer by the European Commission in Brussels. She serves regularly as independent expert and evaluator for the European Commission and national and regional development agencies. She is Vice-President of the PHOTOCONSORTIUM International Association for valuing photographic heritage and she is enterprise fellow at Coventry University, founding member of IDEA - International Digital Epigraphy Association and Network Coordinator of the REACH Social Platform for participatory approaches in culture and social innovation.