Our Products

Software And Services For Deliberative Systems

Design and implement solutions to support the digitalization of document workflow in Legislative Councils (e.g. Regional Assembles), Judicial courts (e.g., High Court of Cassation), Parliamentary Assembles (Senate, Chamber of Deputies of Italy, Parliament of Uruguay, European Parliament), Deliberative conferences, Official Gazettes (e.g., Official Gazette of Italy, Federal Chancellery of Switzerland). We model legal knowledge of documents in complex contexts such as Governmental, Intergovernmental, Civil and Corporate Organizations in order to guarantee legal validity of the digital legal document, long-term preservation (including blockchain), Semantic Web knowledge annotation, Open Government Data transparency. Akoma Ntoso and LegalRuleML (from OASIS) are the XML standards used for modelling document, knowledge and legal rules also for checking compliance purpose.

Compliance Checking With Legal Regulations

Feasibility studies to verify the compliance of Innovative Information Systems (e.g., based on predictive algorithms, machine learning, profiling based on big data, etc.) with National, European or International Legislation (e.g., GDPR, eIDAS). In particular, we help Institutions and Corporate Business to check the compliance of their Business and Administrative Processes to the General Data Protection Rule (GDPR) including Gap Analysis, Risk analysis, DPIA (Data protection impact assessment), Priority List of counter measurements.

Consultancy for Legal Informatics Technical Skills

Consultancy activities for the creation of Legal Informatics Technical Skills, Legal Analysis of feasibility and development of technological tools for Citizens, Governmental and Inter-Governmental Institutions and Corporate Organizations. In particular about the application of Akoma Ntoso and LegalRuleML to their scenarios.

Our Executives and Founders

Luca Cervone, PhD

Luca Cervone, PhD

President and Founder

Luca has over 10 years of experience as a researcher, project manager, and developer in Legal Informatics, Deliberative Systems, and Documental Processes in complex Institutional Contexts. His motto is:

Your only valuable asset is your time

Prof. Monica Palmirani, PhD

Prof. Monica Palmirani, PhD

Vice President and Founder

Monica Palmirani is a professor in Computer Science and Law and Legal Informatics at University of Bologna, School of Law. Her research fields include XML standards and techniques for modelling legal documents, legal knowledge, legal ontologies, legal rules, legal drafting techniques. She has been leaded more than 50 international, European and national research projects in the domain. She has published more than 80 papers and she has been co-chair of LegalDocML (Akoma Ntoso) and LegalRuleML TCs in OASIS. She is also Director of OASIS Board. Her Motto is: 

Doing the impossible

Prof. Fabio Vitali, PhD

Prof. Fabio Vitali, PhD

Legal Standards Evangelist and Founder
Fabio is full professor in Computer Science at the University of Bologna. He has been a member of W3C and the initial proponent of the Akoma Ntoso vocabulary. Nowadays he is the co-chair of the LegalDocML Technical Committee in OASIS. Fabio is also interested in Web Technologies, Digital Publishing technologies, Digital Humanities and Semantic Web. He has authored more than 150 papers on his research topics. His motto is:
Chèvre et chou
Prof. Fabrizio Bugamelli, PhD

Prof. Fabrizio Bugamelli, PhD

Start-up Management Expert and Founder

CEO of AlmaCube incubator since 2001, Fabrizio is contract professor of entrepreneurship at the University of Bologna and member of the board of directors of 10 hi-tech spin-off companies of Unibo.

Prof. Michele Martoni, PhD

Prof. Michele Martoni, PhD

Legal Informatics Expert and Founder

Michele is a Lawyer, a Senior Researcher and Adjunct Professor of Legal Informatics at the University of Bologna with over 15 years of experience in the field of data protection, digital identity, and electronic signatures. His Motto is:

Done is better than perfect

Prof. Angelo Di Iorio, PhD

Prof. Angelo Di Iorio, PhD

Digital Publishing Expert and Founder

Angelo has a long experience in research and development on document engineering, digital publishing, and Web technologies. His motto is:

Do everything at your best

Prof. Michela Rossi, PhD

Prof. Michela Rossi, PhD

Legal Informatics Expert and Founder

Michela is a Lawyer and Adjunct Professor of Legal Informatics at the Law School of the University of Bologna. she has over 15 years of experience in the field of data protection, digital identity, and electronic signatures. Her Motto is:

Exceed your limits

Prof. Silvio Peroni, PhD

Prof. Silvio Peroni, PhD

Semantic Web Expert and Founder

Silvio holds a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and he is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Classical Philology and Italian Studies, University of Bologna. He is an expert in document markup and semantic descriptions of bibliographic entities using Semantic Web technologies. His motto is:

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants


BitNomos is led by a team of people who have very heterogeneous experiences and interdisciplinary high level competences that integrate computer science, legal, ethics and business knowledge together. Our skills range from technologies for the creation of complex web applications in the field of Legal Systems and Documental Processes to the Compliance Checking of Digital Legal Documents. These skills are flanked by various other humanistic and technological experiences, such as the design of applications based on modern Blockchain technologies, the study of Cognitive Bias in Deliberative Decision Making, and the expertise in designing complex and rich User Experiences. Other important asset is the legal and ethics expertise especially in the privacy, eCommerce, identity management, licenses, open data, safeInternet domanis. The foundations of our team lead on a set of skills shared among all of us, that have already produced valuable and well-known results for the academia .

Skills shared among BitNomos people

Legal Documents Standards:

Legal Digital Documental Processes:

Deliberative Systems:

Digital Publishing:

User Experience and Human Computer Interaction:

What we already made for the Academy

We have more than 25 years of experience in Deliberative Systems and Legal Digital Documental Processes
We have contributed to more than 500 academical publications

Latest News

BitNomos Ethical Code (ITA Version)

We have published our Ethical Code. You can download it here.

BitNomos obtained UNI EN ISO 9001:2015 certification

On August, 8th 2018, we obtained the prestigious UNI EN ISO 9001:2015 certification. Look at the full certificate here.

BitNomos is born!

On April, the 4th, 2018, BitNomos borns. Wanna drink some Prosecco to celebrate the newborn?

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