KAZAN, October 19 12:15 — 13:45

Pandemic and impact on society, digitalization+isolation, new forms of communication

The world of hi-tech, accelerated development and ever-increasing digitalization has prompted changes to our way of life. In addition to a range of conventional risk factors that mankind faced in the past and that led to crises before, new ones have emerged - those associated with personal data privacy and cyber security, artificial intelligence and new jobs, instant dissemination of information and public opinion manipulation, unequal opportunities and environmental threats.

  • How can an individual best prepare for every potential challenge of today’s world?
  • What to invest in and what skills to acquire today in order to remain sought after in the future?
  • How to mitigate the consequences of the crisis?