Confprofessioni is the main organization representing freelancers in Italy. Recognized as such in 2001, it is a signatory to the National Collective Bargaining Agreement for Employees of Professional Studios and became a member of the CNEL in 2010. Today, Confprofessioni brings together a productive system consisting of more than one and a half million freelancers, who number 4 million operators and constitute 12.5% of national GDP.