Using Evidence & Careful Reasoning to Do the Most Good
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Amit Chilgunde

Amit is a member of Effective Altruism (Singapore). He has also been giving to GiveWell recommended charities since 2010. 

He is a believer in the EA philosophy of reducing the suffering of sentient beings in the most effective way. As an EA member he wants to raise awareness and spread the word to as many people as possible.

Amit is the founder and director of an e-commerce company. His personal interests include science, philosophy, yoga.

 
 

SPEAKER SESSION

 


10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

GIVING WHAT WE CAN:
A Pledge That Will Change Your Life
Do you have a giving philosophy? Even if you think you're a 'small donor', your giving can add up to a sizeable amount over the years. Hear from Giving What We Can (GWWC) Pledgers on how they have been very thoughtful in how they donate. Their insights might help you give better.

11:10 AM - 12:00 PM


EFFECTIVE CHARITIES:
Perspectives of Charity Evaluators
With billions of charitable dollars given to both local and overseas charities each year, it is important to ask how effective the work of charities are. Learn how charity evaluators look at making sense of the effectiveness of social impact organisations and their programmes.