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Xuan TAN

Xuan is a recent graduate from Yale University who served as Co-President of the Yale Effective Altruists for two years, and did research enabling robots to learn rudimentary social norms.

Currently, Xuan is a research engineer at a human-centric AI lab in A*STAR, pursuing topics related to AI safety.

As a member of the EA movement, Xuan is also interested in bridging divides between effective altruism and social justice through art, writing, and philosophy.

 
 

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.

03:10 PM - 04:00 PM


ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE:
AI Safety & Risks
AI will have transformative effects on society over the coming decades โ€” employment, wealth, power, and world order. An AI system that reaches and then exceeds human capabilities could have very large impacts, both positive and negative. Learn more about the risks at this presentation.