MOSCOW, 29 Sep – RIA Novosti. Sberbank using artificial intelligence have built a model that predicted the timing of the peak of the epidemic of coronavirus in Russia: across the country he will be in the first decade of may and in Moscow there will come a few days earlier, said the first Deputy Chairman of Board of Bank Alexander Vedyahin in an interview with RIA Novosti.

Vedyahin noted that on the mathematical model worked the best specialists of Sberbank in big data Analytics and artificial-intelligence researchers. It was created based on epidemiological GLEAM simulator, developed by Boston’s northeastern University in 2009-2019 years.

the Model in the forecasts takes into account factors such as the distribution of population by regions and countries, migration between these areas using all types of transport and all the possible statuses of the patients are from susceptible to disease before recovering, said the first Deputy Chairman of Sberbank.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest data, in Russia recorded a 93.5 per thousand cases of infection, 8 456 recovered, 867 died.

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