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====Sausalito (Marin)====
 
====Sausalito (Marin)====
 
* Venue: [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=475+Gate+5+Road,+Sausalito,+CA+94903 475 Gate 5 Road, Suite #300, Sausalito, California 94903], Tuesdays, 7pm
 
* Venue: [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=475+Gate+5+Road,+Sausalito,+CA+94903 475 Gate 5 Road, Suite #300, Sausalito, California 94903], Tuesdays, 7pm
* Hosted By: Gustave Wuterich, Nevin Freeman
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* Hosted by: Gustave Wuterich, Nevin Freeman
 
* For further information: Email [mailto:guswut@gmail.com Gustave] or stop by the [https://groups.google.com/group/bayarealesswrong/browse_thread/thread/e391628ee3834b46 SF Bay Area] discussion group for further contact details.
 
* For further information: Email [mailto:guswut@gmail.com Gustave] or stop by the [https://groups.google.com/group/bayarealesswrong/browse_thread/thread/e391628ee3834b46 SF Bay Area] discussion group for further contact details.
  
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* Recurring meetup being rescheduled.
 
* Recurring meetup being rescheduled.
* Mailinglist: [http://groups.google.com/group/lesswrong-dc Less Wrong DC]
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* Mailing list: [http://groups.google.com/group/lesswrong-dc Less Wrong DC]
* For venue information, PM Benquo or atucker.
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* For venue information, PM [http://lesswrong.com/user/Benquo Benquo] or [http://lesswrong.com/user/atucker atucker].
  
 
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====Bayesian Conspiracy: NYC====
 
====Bayesian Conspiracy: NYC====
  
For discussion of rationality topics related to the sequences / Columbia University student education group.
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For discussion of rationality topics related to the sequences / Columbia University student education group. Runs during the school year. Currently on hiatus as of 2011.
  
 
* Weekly, Monday, 8-9pm, Columbia University Campus (often room 316 in the Hamilton building)
 
* Weekly, Monday, 8-9pm, Columbia University Campus (often room 316 in the Hamilton building)
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* Oxford Rationality Meetups
 
* Oxford Rationality Meetups
 
* Venue: Exeter College
 
* Venue: Exeter College
* Schedule: saturday termtimes - normally 6-8pm.
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* Schedule: Saturday termtimes - normally 6-8pm.
 
* Contact [http://lesswrong.com/user/Larks Larks] or [http://lesswrong.com/user/alexflint AlexFlint] for details.
 
* Contact [http://lesswrong.com/user/Larks Larks] or [http://lesswrong.com/user/alexflint AlexFlint] for details.
  

Revision as of 08:06, 29 October 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

Atlanta, GA

Austin, TX

Bay Area, CA

Berkeley

San Francisco

Tortuga (in Mountain View)

  • Mailing list
  • Venue: Private residence, Thursdays, 7pm
  • Hosted by: Shannon Friedman and Divia Melwani
  • For venue information: Email Shannon or Divia.

Sausalito (Marin)

Cambridge, MA

Chicago, IL

Washington, DC

Madison, WI

New York City, NY

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. Runs during the school year. Currently on hiatus as of 2011.

  • Weekly, Monday, 8-9pm, Columbia University Campus (often room 316 in the Hamilton building)
  • Mailing list: Columbia Group

Pittsburgh, PA

Research Triangle, NC (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill)

Southern California, CA

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

Los Angeles

Seattle, WA

  • Meets the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month in the U-District, see mailing list for details.
  • Eastside meetups are happening on an ad-hoc schedule, see mailing list for details.
  • Mailing list: LW-Seattle

St Louis, MO

  • On break for the summer. Join the mailing list if you're in town and want to try to get people together anyway.
  • Mailing list: Less Wrong St Louis

Canada

Toronto

  • Venue: Bars by St. George subway station, currently The Duke of York.
  • Schedule: Biweekly, Tuesdays at 8 PM. Join the mailing list for details.
  • Mailing List: Toronto Google Group

Ottawa

We're still working out where and how often the group will meet.

Vancouver

We don't yet have a regular venue or meeting time, but currently (early August 2011) are meeting downtown about once a week.

Europe

London, UK

  • Venue: variable, see list and LessWrong. Look for the Art Lebedev paperclip sign on our table.
  • Schedule: First Sunday of every second month (January/March/May 2011 so far), plus irregular meets every two to three weeks.
  • Mailing list: LessWrongLondon

Oxford, UK

  • Oxford Rationality Meetups
  • Venue: Exeter College
  • Schedule: Saturday termtimes - normally 6-8pm.
  • Contact Larks or AlexFlint for details.

Helsinki, Finland

Australia

Melbourne

  • Three regular meetups: Practical rationality (1st Fri each month), outreach (schedule still unsettled), and social (3rd Fri each month).
  • Venue: Practical rationality at Trike (usually - check the meetup post), social at Ben's house (look for a meetup post with more hints).
  • Mailing list: Melbourne Less Wrong

Blog posts

See also