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Estimation and forecasting: an overview | Amanda Ngo | EA Student Summit

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Estimation and forecasting: an overview | Amanda Ngo | EA Student Summit
May 18, 2021
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Amanda shares reasons to be excited about forecasting, walks through a process to forecast questions you care about, and shows how Ought’s tool, Elicit, can be helpful for this.

From Amanda’s Website: Amanda Ngo works at Ought, a startup building tools to automate complex reasoning. Check out their forecasting product, Elicit! She love co-opting friends into social experiments, understanding how brains work, and figuring out what it means to live a good life.”

This talk was taken from EA Student Summit 2020. Click here to watch the talk with the PowerPoint presentation.

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Amanda shares reasons to be excited about forecasting, walks through a process to forecast questions you care about, and shows how Ought’s tool, Elicit, can be helpful for this.

From Amanda’s Website: Amanda Ngo works at Ought, a startup building tools to automate complex reasoning. Check out their forecasting product, Elicit! She love co-opting friends into social experiments, understanding how brains work, and figuring out what it means to live a good life.”

This talk was taken from EA Student Summit 2020. Click here to watch the talk with the PowerPoint presentation.