In the first week of August, the Center's staff delivered lectures as a part of the Summer School on Internet Governance, which runs from July 19 to August 23, 2021, in an online format. It was organized by the Coordination Center for TLD .RU/.РФ. in cooperation with the Faculty of International Relations of St. Petersburg State University.
Director of the Center for Global IT-Cooperation Vadim Glushchenko and Deputy Head of Roskachestvo Anton Kukanov signed a cooperation agreement between the two organizations.
For the first time the Moscow metro attracted ordinary passengers to test the Face Pay system - payment of travel by "face". It will allow introducing an alternative method of payment, to which the citizens are already accustomed to in trade networks. And most importantly, it will be possible to get on the metro quickly, even if you forgot your card or smartphone at home.
The Russian Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media has launched a mobile application "Gosklyuch", which allows users of the "Gosuslugi" portal to sign documents electronically.
The Ministry of Economic Development has determined the criteria for projects in the field of artificial intelligence. These include computer vision, natural language processing, speech recognition and synthesis, intelligent decision support, and the creation of universal artificial intelligence. Projects in this area will receive subsidies totalling 12 billion rubles.
The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media has developed a methodology for determining the daily number of users of information resources of large foreign IT companies. It will take effect on 2 August.