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Bergedorf Round Table Discusses Digital Transformation Geopolitics

On March 26–27, 2021, 175th regular Bergedorf Round Table, organized by Körber Stiftung, was held online. On March 26–27, 2021, 175th regular Bergedorf Round Table, organized by Körber Stiftung, was held online. The Round Table explored the geopolitics of digital transformation, including international power rivalries in the digital realm, the threat of a digital schism as well as most promising avenues of international cooperation in the development of new technologies. The Round Table was attended...

29.03.2021

The Response of Higher Education Systems and National Governments to the Pandemic

Report № 64/2020 Report № 64/2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on many areas of society, and the higher education sector is no exception. The activities of higher education systems and individual educational institutions have faced tangible transformations. The report analyzes the consequences of the pandemic for the development of higher education in the world, as well as the reactions of higher education systems in response to the emerging challenges and threats. At the...

14.01.2021

BRICS and the Western-Centric Global Film Industry: Possibilities of the Digital Era

... films. Table 1 represents the growth in the number of Netflix subscribers: from 2015 to 2019, it more than doubled, with the service’s consumer base expanding particularly swiftly on foreign markets. Netflix’s success is a clear demonstration of the digitalization trend in the global entertainment industry. Table 2 further represents this trend: it shows changes in the total size of the global theatrical (box office), digital (both home and mobile) and physical (DVD and Blu-ray sales and rentals) ...

29.10.2020

The Last Hours Before Dawn

... online or video conferencing modes (with lectures streamed online), although in many cases a live dialogue in a classroom is also needed and cannot be replaced by Zoom chat. One thing is for certain, however, and that is that the massive experience of digitalization will lead to greater flexibility in almost all industries. The public sector (not including strategically closed industries), business (including SMEs and major corporations), education and a host of other spheres will all demonstrate flexibility ...

15.06.2020

India’s Digitalization: Big Data is the New Oil

India has every chance of becoming one of the principal beneficiaries of the 4th industrial revolution Over the last few years, India has travelled the path of rapid digitalization. Not only has the current crisis failed to stop this process, on the contrary, it has served to accelerate it in many areas and make some trends more evident. Government efforts, active work of India’s business and joint steps undertaken ...

25.05.2020

Geopolitics and e-Diplomacy of Estonia

Within the context of digitalization, nobody knows if Estonian identity will be defined by blood, language, religion, passport, or anything else in the future Around 1,500 BC, a group of nine asteroids crashed on the island of Saaremaa in Western Estonia, incinerating all ...

31.12.2019

The Future of the Middle East: Horizons of Challenges and Opportunities

... territories in Israel or new development projects in Jerusalem); Persistent political instability in the region may hinder the development of urban autonomy and prevent any move towards decentralization necessary for effective urban governance. 4. Digitalization and Automation By the middle of the century, the world will finally enter the era of the digital economy, which will radically change the rules of competition in global markets, as well as many fundamental parameters of politics, social ...

23.10.2019

"Sociality and Digitalization: the Boundaries of Autonomy" Scientific Workshop

On June 26, 2019, the Bauman Moscow State Technical University, BMSTU, held a scientific workshop on "Sociality and Digitalization: Boundaries of Autonomy”. On June 26, 2019, the Bauman Moscow State Technical University, BMSTU, held a scientific workshop on "Sociality and Digitalization: Boundaries of Autonomy”. The event was organized by BMSTU together ...

29.06.2019

Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
 
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