The 20 public and private universities located in the 4 Convergence Regions, for over 100 faculties and about 500.000 enrolled students, will benefit of the GARR-X Progress infrastructure.

In addition, music conservatories, fine arts, dance and drama academies (i.e. “Istituti di Alta Formazione Artistica, Musicale e Coreutica” - or AFAM in brief), which have a legal status equivalent to Universities in the Italian education system, are also included in the project.

A widespread network and advanced services for the research and teaching activities of Universities, Academies and Music Conservatories

The project aims at meeting the academic community’s emerging requirements: