Weekend Conference

Join us at the University of Sydney Business School for a weekend of talks, workshops, discussions, roundtables, meetups and more, all centred around one core question: how can we use our resources to do the most good?


At the conference, you will have the chance to:

  • Attend dozens of talks, workshops, discussions, roundtables, meetups
  • Discover how you can do good better
  • Meet like-minded, altruistic people
  • Discuss the latest ideas in the field of effective altruism
  • Familiarise yourself with core concepts within effective altruism
  • Share new research and ideas
  • Coordinate with experts on global and local projects to create impact


We’ll be covering a range of cause areas, including:

  • Global health, poverty and development
  • Climate change/environmentalism
  • The long-term future and global catastrophic risks
  • Mental health and human welfare
  • Global priorities research
  • Animal welfare
  • Institutional decision making
  • Effective Altruism community-building


As well as a range of approaches to doing good, such as:

  • Academic and scientific opportunities
  • Corporate engagement
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Public policy
  • Donating to charity
  • Volunteering your time


Lunch, snacks, and beverages will be provided both Saturday and Sunday. Meal costs are included in the ticket price. All food served will be vegan. Gluten-free and nut-free options will be available.


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