Top tech stories from Moscow from September 6 – 17
Main news about Moscow's projects, developers, technologies
The first 5G Polygon in Russia to Appear on the Basis of Botkin Hospital in Moscow
Source: Press Service of the Moscow Government
Starting from September 15, Moscow city authorities plan to double the number of Moscow Metro stations with Face Pay system and by October 15 the system should work on all stations.
As for the beginning of September, 15 thousand people have already submitted their biometric data. The system allows writing off funds from a bank card account, as well as from the Troika electronic card. The turnstiles that support the new technology are marked with a round black sticker on the floor.
Russian Citizens to Get Mortgages through Blockchain-based Platform
Bank of Russia to Test Digital Ruble from January 2022
Ministry of Finance and the Central Bank Present Strategy for Financial Market Development through 2030
Russia Approves a Standard in the Field of Digital Twins
IT Companies to Develop An Open Source Strategy
ML with a Human Face: Can Interfaces Make Machine Learning Accessible?
Recently, the popularity and adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) into various business processes has been actively growing. However, the use of AI in business processes is accompanied by a rather significant stop factor: in order to effectively use ML algorithms to solve problems, you need to be a specialist in ML and AI.
Is the field of AI on the verge of a tipping point, when, thanks to such specialized interfaces, ML will in fact become a publicly available tool that does not require deep specialized knowledge? ICT.Moscow discussed this issue with the lead author of a scientific article on transfer learning from Cornell University Swati Mishra, with Russian ML-developers from Yandex, Sberbank, consulting company GlowByte, among others.
researches, monitorings, reports and other analytics of Moscow and Russian IT market
In Q2 of 2021, after a prolonged decline, the share of spam in global mail traffic started to grow again and averaged 46.56%.
A study of the Russian VoD market
Based on big data analyses, researchers identified the most significant digital technologies that are already used in Russian and global manufacturing industry.
Top 10 sectors for investment in deeptech
According to the recent study, 44% of Russians don’t trust AI in medical diagnosis and treatment
discover people who stand behind the innovative companies and projects in Moscow
Evgeny Novikov, Adviser to the Deputy Head of Moscow Department of Information Technologies | Facebook
Vyacheslav Shulenin, CEO of ANO "Moscow Center for Innovative Technologies in Health Care" | Facebook
Andrey Vavilin, CEO of BaseTrack | LinkedIn
Video from the GSMA’s International conference Mobile 360 Eurasia, held on September 14-15, 2021. Eurasia’s brightest thinkers to explore the region’s most pressing challenges across FinTech, Value Creation, 5G, and Digital Resilience. Below is the video recording of the live stream, where lead experts discuss such topics as data-driven society, AI, UrbanTech, and others.