The article considers such a phenomenon as investments, their impact on the socio-economic development of both the country as a whole and a single region. The innovation cluster “Technological Valley” is considered, the implementation of which is carried out in the Ulyanovsk region. Its influence on the socio-economic development of the Ulyanovsk region is determined.
The article considers such a phenomenon as digitalization of the educational environment, regardless of the level of education. Both advantages and disadvantages of this process are discussed. The relevance of the development of this sphere in the face of uncertainty is considered. The economic benefits of this process are shown and its further development vectors are indicated.