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* Not a regular meetup group yet, but there is a mailing list: [http://groups.google.com/group/lw-seattle LW-Seattle]
 
* Not a regular meetup group yet, but there is a mailing list: [http://groups.google.com/group/lw-seattle LW-Seattle]
 
 
  
 
==Canada==
 
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*Schedule: Biweekly, Thursdays at 8 PM.  Join the mailing list to find out which Thursdays.
 
*Schedule: Biweekly, Thursdays at 8 PM.  Join the mailing list to find out which Thursdays.
 
*Mailing List: [http://groups.google.com/group/lesswrongtoronto?hl=en Toronto Google Group]
 
*Mailing List: [http://groups.google.com/group/lesswrongtoronto?hl=en Toronto Google Group]
 
 
  
 
==Europe==
 
==Europe==
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* [[Helsinki meetup group]]
 
* [[Helsinki meetup group]]
 
  
 
==Australia==
 
==Australia==
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* Venue: [http://trikeapps.com/contact Trike]
 
* Venue: [http://trikeapps.com/contact Trike]
 
* Mailing list: [http://groups.google.com/group/melbourne-less-wrong Melbourne Less Wrong]
 
* Mailing list: [http://groups.google.com/group/melbourne-less-wrong Melbourne Less Wrong]
 
  
 
==Blog posts==
 
==Blog posts==
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* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/2p5/humans_are_not_automatically_strategic/ Humans are not automatically strategic] by [[AnnaSalamon]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/2p5/humans_are_not_automatically_strategic/ Humans are not automatically strategic] by [[AnnaSalamon]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/4ul/less_wrong_nyc_case_study_of_a_successful/ Less Wrong NYC: Case Study of a Successful Rationalist Chapter] by [[Cosmos]]
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/4ul/less_wrong_nyc_case_study_of_a_successful/ Less Wrong NYC: Case Study of a Successful Rationalist Chapter] by [[Cosmos]]
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 06:59, 7 April 2011

Less Wrong members sometimes arrange meetups to meet each other in meat space. Some geographic areas have groups that do this regularly. Also see: Less Wrong meetup group resources.

USA

Bay Area

Berkeley

Tortuga (in Mountain View)

  • Venue: Private residence, on Thursdays at 7pm (see mailing list for details)
  • Hosted by: Shannon Friedman and Divia Melwani

Chicago

New York City

The NYC meetup group is split into various groups based on interest. For more information on how to attend, please join the relevant mailing list.

Main Group

For general discussion, social activities, and games nights.

Self-Improvement Group

For active self-improvement via goal-setting, commitment, and reinforcement, and getting things done.

Bayesian Conspiracy: NYC

For discussion of rationality topics related to the sequences / Columbia University student education group.

  • Weekly, Sundays, Columbia University Campus
  • Mailing list: Columbia Group

Southern California

For help with transportation, check for carpool opportunities in meetup announcements and comments.

Seattle

  • Not a regular meetup group yet, but there is a mailing list: LW-Seattle

Canada

Toronto

  • Venue: Bars by St. George subway station, currently Bedford Academy
  • Schedule: Biweekly, Thursdays at 8 PM. Join the mailing list to find out which Thursdays.
  • Mailing List: Toronto Google Group

Europe

London, UK

Helsinki, Finland

Australia

Melbourne

Blog posts

See also