The dept. of Computer Science of the University of Torino coordinates research activities in various fields of studies in ICT and Informatics. In particular, it has been carried out research on knowledge-based systems, data interoperability, NLP, legal informatics and geo-informatics. In WeGovNow it brings expertise in knowledge modeling and representation for geo-based application and in data interoperability which allows to integrate heterogeneous public Open Data as well as of public data crowdsourced by the WeGovNow platform.
The department plays two main role in the WeGovNow framework; notably, it leads the Agile development of the platform and it is responsible for taking care of the legal aspects.