On December 18, at 12:30 Moscow time (GMT+3), the Valdai Club hosted an online discussion, titled “How to Set Up a New Virtual World?”
The coronavirus pandemic has boosted the development of the virtual world. Today it exists alongside the more familiar world of offline communications. What is the threat posed by virtuality? Is it possible to reproduce the human communication institutions in the virtual world? Which of these institutions are needed in the first place? How will the virtual world change after the pandemic? The participants in the discussion answered these and other questions.