Associations & Organizations

Bologna children’s book fair (30/3 to 02/4 2020)

The 57th edition of the Bologna’s children book fair, will take place in Bologna, Italy in 2020 from March 30 to April 2, 2020. The fair is one of the biggest and most renowned business event for books and multimedia products in the world, hosting publishers, illustrators, writers, editors, literary agents, translators, licencors and licensees, all focused on investing in our children culture, knowledge and creativity. For more information, visit the following link more »

IACE (Italian American Committee on Education)

The Italian American Committee on Education (IACE) is a New York based non-profit organization founded in 1975 for the purpose of promoting the study of the Italian language and culture within the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. more »

Osservatorio Locale della Lingua Italiana

Created by the Embassy of Italy and the Consulate General of Italy, the Observatory of the Italian language – New York is an organization with the goal of supporting the Advanced Placement Italian Language and Culture Exams in the tri-state area.   more »


BooksinItaly is the first website for the promotion worldwide of Italian publishing, language and culture. The website, available in Italian and English versions, is intended for Italian and foreign publishers, literary agents, translators, Italianists, Italian Cultural Insitutes and Italians abroad. In order to promote Italian publications and make translating both new books and classics easier, the site will offer reliable book reports accompanied by translated samples. It will also include analysis, interviews and news of the latest releases and the main… more »


Associazione italiana per l’information technology

Assinform is the national association of Information Technology companies operating in Italy. With its strong member base it represents a vital sector of the Italian economy: 168 direct members, 331 members affiliated via Associations in Ancona, Genoa, Trento and Turin and over 1000 indirect affiliates through the Patto Globale di Confindustria programme. more »


Federazione Italiani degli Editori Indipendenti

FIDARE was founded in 2001 by five trade associations of publishers operating in Piedmont, Campania, Sardinia, Sicily and Calabria. At present, it includes over 100 members all over Italy. After modification of the articles of association, it is now possible for a single publisher to join in the group provided that it be independent and have a minimum two yearly publications catalogue. more »


Informazioni Editoriali

Informazioni Editoriali has been providing bibliographic databases and services for the book supply chain since 1985. It is the publisher of: – Alice (Italian books in print catalogue) – e-kitab (Italian e-book catalogue) – Echo (Home video catalogue) and runs Arianna+, the integrated system of communication and teleordering services. IE is also the publisher of iBUK, the web portal for book professionals, giving access to the following services: – Cercalibro, to search the Books and Products Catalogue – Trovalibro, to… more »

Italian Language Foundation

The Italian Language Foundation is dedicated to promoting and sustaining Italian language education in the United States and supporting the College Board’s Advanced Placement (AP) program in Italian Language and Culture. Our officers and advisors include members of national educational organizations, all of whom have a deep-seated commitment to education and the language and culture of Italy. AP Italian is offered to high school students who want to learn Italian and receive college credit for their high school work. The… more »


Associazione Italiana Editori

The Associazione Italiana Editori (AIE) is the trade association for Italian and foreign publishers who produce and distribute books, magazines and electronic publishing materials in Italian. With its 420 members, covering over 90% of the Italian books market, the Association keeps a careful eye on the country’s educational changes. One of its aims is to promote, either independently or in cooperation with others, all initiatives which may assist in the spread of books and other publishing products, as well as… more »