Paolo Manghi (male), PhD is Researcher at CNR-ISTI since 2006, member of the InfraScience research group. His research focuses on data models for Digital Library Management Systems, data curation in digital libraries, and autonomic service-oriented data infrastructures, with special care to the realization and technological transfer of open source software. He is author of several research papers in such fields. Moreover, he has participated and coordinated the research and technical activities of several EC projects, such as DRIVER, DRIVER-II, OpenAIRE, OpenAIREplus, HOPE, EFG, and several others whose focus was on the realization of aggregative data infrastructures for scientific communication and science. He is currently coordinating research and development activities supporting the production data infrastructures for the OpenAIRE2020 project, SoBigData.eu project, and the EAGLE project. Finally, he is conceiver and designer of the D-NET Software Toolkit (http://www.d-net.research-infrastructures.eu), a framework for the construction of autonomic and sustainable aggregative data infrastructures.