Massimo Cruciotti

Massimo Cruciotti has been working in the archival sector for over 30 years, and for 20 years as a consultant for BUCAP Spa (a document management services company), in the following business areas: corporate, finance, industry and public administration.

Following the 2009 earthquake in L’Aquila, coping with the demand for specialist advice for retrieving and saving archival heritage and libraries, together with a team of entrepreneurs, he founded and was appointed Secretary of the no profit Association SOS Archivi. In 2014, he is elected President of the Association, a position he still holds.

Since 2017 he is a member of the Blue Shield Expert Network.


Micaela Procaccia

Micaela Procaccia is President of the Italian Archival National Association. For many years she was director of MiBACT, holding the positions of Archival Superintendent of Piedmont and Valle d’Aosta, director of the Archival Heritage Service of the Archives General Directorate and ad interim Archival and Bibliographic Superintendent of Tuscany and Superintendent of the Italian Central State Archive.

Among other positions, she was the Italian representative in the archives Commission of the International Tracing Service, registered in the UNESCO Memory of the World Register; member of the Committee for the application of the MiBACT-Ministry of Justice agreement for the digitization of processes with particular historical importance; she was also member and then coordinator of the Commission for the application of the “Direttiva Renzi”, curator of the thematic trail “Gli archivi dell’Inquisizione in Italia” (The archives of the Inquisition in Italy) in the unified information system of the Archival Superintendencies (, responsible for the portal “Carte da legare. Archivi della psichiatria in Italia” (Raving papers. Archives of psychiatry in Italy) (


Anna Maria Buzzi

Anna Maria Buzzi began her administrative career in the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities (MiBAC) by directing the training division in the Directorate-General for Personnel. Successively, as a national archivist director, she coordinated the Inspectorate at the General Direction of Archives (DGA). From 2001 to 2004, she coordinated the international activity of the Ministry as the national authority within the European Community for the restitution of illegally exported objects belonging to the national cultural heritage. In 2004 she assumed the functions of Director General, initially as a staff member in the Ministry Cabinet, then at the General Secretariat with the mandate to investigate the issues related to the marketing and the promotion of the cultural heritage of the nation. In 2011 the Presidency of the Council of Ministers appointed her to the Board of Public Directors, on matters concerning managerial responsibility. From 2012 to 2014 she worked as Director-General for the promotion of the cultural heritage. Between 2016 and 2018, she was Director of the Independent Body of Studies on the Measurement of Performance.

Since 2019 she has been serving as Director-General of the DGA.


We offer a wide range of high quality of teaching and extra-curricular activities.

Meg PhilippsCo-Chair – ICA Vice President Programme

Maria GuercioCo-Chair – ANAI

Giovanni Michetti – Sapienza University of Rome

Sabrina Mingarelli – Chief of Archival Heritage Office – General Directorate of Archives of the Ministry of Culture

Forget Chaterera-Zambuko – Representative from alumni from ICA New Professional Program, Assistant Professor-Paris Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi

Didier Grange – Geneva City Archivist

Yolia Tortolero – ICA Programme Commission Member, Professor Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar Ecuador


Massimo Cruciotti – President of SOS Archivi

Andrea De Pasquale – Superintendent of the Central State Archives

Michele Magini – Secretary of SOS Archivi

Gwendolyn Giudetti – Head of Communication of SOS Archivi

Marilena Caruso – Event Manager of Symposia Srl

Elena MelliEvent Manager Jr of Symposia Srl

Valeria Pennesi – International Bidding Manager of Symposia Srl

Patrizia Pasolini – Supervisor, head of Symposia srl of Symposia Srl

Antonella Poggi – Associate professor at the Department of Automatic and Management Computer Engineering Antonio
Ruberti from Sapienza University of Rome

Constanza Amanda Pelissero  Digital Communication and Programme Officer of Symposia Srl


Carlos Eduardo Serrano Vásquez – Executive Director

Clémence Almeras – Website and IT Coordinator

Philippe Bruneau – Administration and Finance Manager

Marianne Deraze – Programmes Manager

Maria Paula Garcia Mosquera – Head of Communication and Partnerships

Renée Shroyer – Digital Communication Assistant

Constance V. Vidon – Executive Coordinator