Roko Jelavic

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Donations

How much do you plan to donate?: 
5%
To which causes?: 
Existential risk and far future causes
For how long?: 
For the foreseeable future
Selected past donations: 
AmountToWhen
$100MIRIDec, 2014
$20MIRIJan, 2015
$100MIRIFeb, 2015
$50 MIRIApr, 2015
$30SCIApr, 2015
$200MIRIJul, 2015
$50MIRIAug, 2015
$50MIRISept, 2015
$50MIRIOct, 2015
$50MIRINov, 2015
$50MIRIDec, 2015
Donations I've helped influence: 
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Views and values

Moral philosophy: 
Consequentialist/utilitarian (or think that this covers the most important considerations)
Causes you think you should devote resources to: 
Existential risk (artificial intelligence)
Actions you're taking to support these causes: 

Organizing MIRIx workshops

Other social movements identified with: 
Rationalist/LessWrong
Causes and communities you're interested in: 
Machine intelligence risk

You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2014
Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
LessWrong
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
LessWrong
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
0-5 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
LessWrong

Career

Current occupation or career: 

Software developer at Ericsson.

Demographics

Name: 
Roko jelavic
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Master’s degree
Country: 
Croatia
City: 
Zagreb
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Full-time student?: 
No
Might you be able to let EAs stay with you at the moment?: 
Yes