Industry 4.0 means large scale introduction of progressive information technologies into every sphere of economy, and primarily those that have strategic importance for making a country the leader in finance. However, potential of industry 4.0 is far beyond increasing productivity and expanding product chains, or processes that allow new players to enter the world arena, primarily those from developing countries.
What perspectives does industry 4.0 open for the society? Can pervasive implementation of technologies be potentially harmful for humanity and existing systems? Are the countries ready for the new revolution?