Organization Name 
Award Date 
8/2018
Grant Amount 
$7,500
Purpose 
To offset travel, registration, and other expenses associated with attending the GoalsRL 2018 workshop.

Grant investigator: Daniel Dewey

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The Open Philanthropy Project recommended an award of $7,500 to offset travel, registration, and other expenses associated with attending the GoalsRL 2018 workshop on goal specifications for reinforcement learning. The workshop was organized by Ashley Edwards, a recent computer science PhD candidate interested in reward learning.

This funding is discretionary and falls within our focus area of potential risks from advanced artificial intelligence.