On January 26, at the Russian House in Brussels, a screening of the documentary took place, commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Higher School of Economics. The event was part of the joint project “Documentary Film Days in Russian Houses,” organized by Rossotrudnichestvo and RT Documentary.
The film focuses on scientific developments that are expected to change the world in the coming decades. The experts in the film are 15 leading scientists and researchers from the Higher School of Economics. They discuss how the application of artificial intelligence and the integration of digital technologies will impact the economy, medicine, humanities, and affect people’s everyday lives. They also raise questions about whether humanity will be ready for such changes.
Following the screening, a discussion took place where attendees deliberated on the issues and themes raised by the film’s creators. There was particularly lively debate on the professions of the future and the specifics of artificial intelligence application, touching on risks, responsibilities, and perspectives.
The film “World 2052: Seeing the Future” won the Special Prize for the Popularization of Domestic Developments at the X All-Russian Competition “For Fidelity to Science,” established by the State Corporation “Rostec.”