Overview of foreign practices to bring the economy out of the crisis amid a pandemic: a new technological policy
HSE and Agency for Strategic Initiatives analyzed international experience in combating the COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences using digital technologies.
A new direction for the use of digital technologies was formed - CovidTech. Tracking and movement control systems have become one of the main tools to reduce morbidity.
Various medical applications have proven effective in prevention, early diagnosis and connecting users to local health services.
As the virus spreads, the demand for cloud video conferencing and online training has skyrocketed.
The crisis showed an overall maturity of the Russian IT sector, however now it is under the pressure caused by general economic downturn. The volume of sold products of the industry in January-March 2020 decreased by 8% compared to the same period last year (in actual prices) against an increase of 20% in the Q1 of 2019.