Italy's official tourism website will be rolled out with PNRR (National Recovery Plan) funding as an integral part of the Tourism Digital Hub, a digital ecosystem promoting the country’s tourism
Valeria Sandei: "Our technology can bring efficiencies and quality to the Public Administration, within a strategic sector for the entire country."
Almawave S.p.A, an Italian enterprise listed on the Euronext Growth Milan market (Ticker: AIW) and an Artificial Intelligence (AI), natural language analysis and Big Data services leader, has won the tender announced by the Ministry of Tourism for the provision of machine translation technologies based on Artificial Intelligence.
The three-year contract will cover the multilingual translation of the content of the official Italian tourism website www.italia.it.
Thanks to the Almawave Group’s AI technologies and machine translation models, appropriately trained and integrated with professional services to ensure the highest quality standards, the Ministry of Tourism will be able to rely on an automated translation service for all news and information to be published on the portal. The enabled languages will be English, Spanish, French, German and Portuguese.
Valeria Sandei, Almawave’s Chief Executive Officer, underlined: "We are very proud to be able to collaborate with the Ministry of Tourism on this high value-added project, in which our technology can bring efficiencies and quality to the Public Administration, within such a strategic sector for the country as tourism. This achievement again owes to our deep knowledge of technologies for the interpretation of written and spoken language and to our daily commitment to accompany our clients on their digital transformation journeys."
The site will be rolled out with the content and information identified by the project for the Tourism Digital Hub (TDH), the digital portal created to innovate and connect digitally the country's tourism offer and promotion, thereby connecting the entire industry ecosystem. The main objectives are to increase visitor numbers, destinations visited and spending by improving the quality of Italy's tourism offerings.
The Tourism Digital Hub project is among the initiatives funded by the Euro 114 million National Recovery Plan, within the scope of the mission dedicated to digitization, innovation, competitiveness, culture and tourism.
Almawave’s AI technologies chosen by Ministry of Tourism for the multilingual translation off the www.italia.it portalDOWNLOAD