Associazione Italiana per l'Informatica e il Calcolo Automatico

AICA (Associazione Italiana per l'Informatica e il Calcolo Automatico) is Italy's most prominent non profit association in the Information Technology field, active in the promotion and the development of digital skills and disseminating ICT-enabled solutions training, certifications and tools for digital competences, related to specialized professions. 

It has about 2.000 members and promotes its activities in Italy through a network of about 3000 test centres.


AICA is responsible in Italy for the following Competence frameworks and Certification Systems:

      E-Citizen,

      ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence),

      e-CFplus / EUCIP (European Certification of Informatics Professionals).


AICA has promoted and taken part in many Italian and European projects concerning both the use of ICT in face-to-face learning and online learning, as described on