Digital Earth and the Digital Economy

  • Евгений Николаевич Ерёмченко Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • Владимир Сергеевич Тикунов Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • Олег Анатольевич Никонов NPP VNIIEM
  • Виктор Анатольевич Мороз STT Group
  • Людмила Васильевна Массель Melentiev Energy Systems Institute
  • Алёна Александровна Захарова Tomsk Polytechnical Univesity
  • Валентина Тимофеевна Дмитриева Moscow State University
  • Александр Николаевич Панин Lomonosov Moscow State University
Keywords: Digital Earth, digital economy, semiotics, sustainable development, sign, virtual reality, internet


Terms «digital economy» and «Digital Earth» are discussed in this paper as a single phenomenon, parts of “digital” concept intensively disseminated nowadays. The exclusive role of the scalar digits in any economic model is noted. The fundamental role of the Digital Earth within the context of "digital" concept, proclaimed as approach to ensure the transition of civilization to sustainable development, is substantiated.

Author Biographies

Владимир Сергеевич Тикунов, Lomonosov Moscow State University

Professor, Doctor of Science, department of geography, MSU

Виктор Анатольевич Мороз, STT Group


Людмила Васильевна Массель, Melentiev Energy Systems Institute


Алёна Александровна Захарова, Tomsk Polytechnical Univesity

Professor, Doctor of Science

Валентина Тимофеевна Дмитриева, Moscow State University

Professor, PhD

How to Cite
Ерёмченко, Евгений, Владимир Тикунов, Олег Никонов, Виктор Мороз, Людмила Массель, Алёна Захарова, Валентина Дмитриева, and Александр Панин. 2018. “Digital Earth and the Digital Economy”. Geocontext 5 (5), 40-54.

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