3 Meetup Groups match “Altruism” near Brooklyn, NY
Are you motivated to do something that makes the world a better place? Do you want to have the biggest impact you possibly can? We each have limited resources with which to affect the world. Figuring out how to invest those resources to accomplish the most good can be difficult, involving a lot of math and strategy. But an important thing is that we don't have to do it alone, there are other people who care. Effective Altruism is a growing movement of people looking to maximize their impact on …
I originally titled this meetup "How to Compute Anything," as a play on Douglas Hubbard's book "How to Measure Anything: Finding the Value of Intangibles in Business." I'm interested in meeting programmers (including analysts, scientists, engineers, mathematicians) who want to understand, instrument, and change the world. I want to go beyond vanity metrics, to measure and impact real things I really care about. I think computers can make that easier, by crawling data, collecting human judgments, …
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Ligo Project is a brand new effort being launched in NYC and Boston aimed at bringing together Sciences, IT, and Business in order to facilitate rapid and inexpensive commercialization of science innovations and promote increase access to medicine and healthcare as well as other scientific applications that might improve quality of life. Binding Capitalism with Altruism to Save Lives.
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