The Impact of Information Technology on Social Changes in Russia

During the Valdai Talks interview Stanislav Protassov, Senior Vice President of Engineering at Acronis, speaks about the development of IT technologies and their impact on social changes in Russia. Referring to the problematic consequences of the "fourth industrial revolution", Protassov mentions the United States, where the introduction of unmanned vehicles can lead to the job losses of  tens of millions of people.

Speaking about the development of Singapore's economy, Protassov explaines why such experience is not entirely suitable for Russia. He noted that one of the main priorities of Russia should become the activation of reserves productivity by improving the efficiency of services.