Russia could become a leader in the blockchain, the head of VEB

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotoreceptor of Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov. Archival photoRussia could become a leader in the blockchain, the head of VEB© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

Russia can become a world leader in the blockchain, quantum and convergent technologies, the web in 2018 will create centers on quantum and convergent technologies, said VEB’s Chairman Sergey Gorkov session «Bits + Blocks + Forks» of the world economic forum in Davos.

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All proygressive»the Blockchain is not technology, it’s part of a strategy of economy development of Russia. Blockchain-the municipality is already working. As expected, the two centre for quantum and convergent technologies — will open in 2018″, — quotes the press-service of VEB word Gor, which was presented in the Davos programme for the implementation of blockchain in the field of public administration in Russia.

«On the threshold of the fourth industrial revolution, Russia has a unique chance to become a leader in three priority areas: the blockchain, quantum and convergent technologies,» said Gorkov.

«Support and development of Russian innovation system, the creation of national Champions and their integration into the world system — the strategic focus of VEB,» — he said.

The work is in the field of expertise and legislative regulation, the creation of family funds for investment in innovation, and build an effective system of «acceleration» of the breakthrough startups primarily on the Russian and Asian markets, said Gorkov.

«The development Bank should be a catalyst to attract capital in a strategic, priority sectors and a driver of innovation. This is a serious challenge for the economy the future of Russia and development Bank. I am sure that the focus is on three key positions on the blockchain, quantum and convergent technologies will enable the most efficient use of our resources and to ensure Russia’s leadership on the most important breakthrough areas», — said the head of VEB.

Russia could become a leader in the blockchain, the head of VEB© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in photobacteria economic forum

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