Nate Soares is MIRI’s executive director. He joined the MIRI research team in April 2014, quickly earning a strong reputation for his strategic insight and high productivity. Nate is the primary author of most of MIRI’s technical agenda, including the overview document “Aligning Superintelligence with Human Interests: a Technical Research Agenda” (2014) and the AAAI conference paper “Corrigibility” (2015). Prior to MIRI, Nate worked as a software engineer at Google.
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