Former Prime Minister Tony Blair compared the coronavirus with the game, where people who are seriously lost. The stream of his conversation with the President of Sberbank German Gref in the framework of the training Polygon Cyber 2020 was conducted on the YouTube channel “Sberbank TV”.
“Coronavirus — like game: the majority of the infected people survive, but we understand that for some it can have serious consequences,” — said the former British leader. In this regard, he called the problem that the government should “quarantine the whole economy” for the survival of a small number of people.
Blair called a possible solution the introduction of digital ID, which will contain biometric information. Thus, people will be able to prove the presence of a negative test for coronavirus or presence in their organism of antibodies.
Tony Blair served as Prime Minister from 1997 to 2007. After leaving office has provided consulting services to world leaders.
Cyber Polygon 2020 — the training organized by the Center for cybersecurity at the world economic forum and the Russian company BI.ZONE. Within it are the main international experts in Economics and information technology. Among them, the Secretary-General of Interpol jürgen Stock, the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Center for cybersecurity WEF Troels Orting, and also the first ICANN, Visa, IBM and other international organizations.
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