Comparison of organizations for 2006

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Machine Intelligence Research Institute

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Position changes

The following table shows positions that were affected during 2006.

Person Title Start date End date AI safety relation Subject Employment type Source Notes
Eliezer Yudkowsky Research Fellow 2006-12-01 2014-08-01 position [1], [2]
Michael Anissimov Advocacy Director 2004-06-01 2006-07-01 [3], [4]
Michael Wilson Associate Researcher 2004-09-01 2006-12-01 [5], [6]
Christian Rovner Webmaster 2005-02-01 2006-12-01 [7], [6]
Michael Roy Ames Director and President 2005-02-01 2006-12-01 [7], [6] This is for the Canadian branch of MIRI.
Jeff Medina Community Director 2005-08-01 2006-12-01 [8], [6]
Emil Gilliam Technical Recruiter 2005-08-01 2006-12-01 [8], [6]
Carolyn L. Burke Communications Director 2006-07-01 2006-10-01 [4], [9]
Allison Taguchi Director of Development 2006-08-01 2007-04-01 [10], [11]
Marcello Herreshoff Research Associate 2006-12-01 2007-07-01 [6], [12]
Tyler Emerson Board Director 2006-12-01 2009-04-01 [13], [14]
Ray Kurzweil Board Director 2006-12-01 2010-02-01 [15], [16]
Eliezer Yudkowsky Board Director 2000-07-27 2006-12-01 [17], [18]
Eliezer Yudkowsky Secretary/Treasurer 2000-07-27 2006-12-01 [17], [18], [1]
Brian Atkins Board Chairman 2006-12-01 2010-01-01 [13], [19]
Brian Atkins Board Director 2000-07-27 2006-12-01 [17], [13]
Brian Atkins President/Chair 2000-07-27 2006-12-01 [17], [13]
Ray Kurzweil Advisor 2005-03-01 2006-12-01 [20], [21]
Peter Thiel Advisor 2006-02-01 2013-08-01 [22], [23]
Neil Jacobstein Advisor 2006-12-01 2013-08-01 [21], [23]
Barney Pell Advisor 2006-12-01 2013-08-01 [21], [23]
Jeff Alexander Volunteer Coordinator, Community Director, and Associate Director 2005-01-01 2006-01-01 position part-time [24]

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Products

The following table shows products created during 2006.

Name Creation date Description

GiveWell

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Position changes

The following table shows positions that were affected during 2006.

Person Title Start date End date AI safety relation Subject Employment type Source Notes
Holden Karnofsky Executive Director 2006-08-01 2007-06-01 part-time [25] He switched from part-time to full-time work on GiveWell in “mid-2007”.
Elie Hassenfeld Executive Director 2006-08-01 2007-08-01 part-time [25]

Documents

Products

The following table shows products created during 2006.

Name Creation date Description