Written by Max
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- Poker: I played professionally almost entirely online from 2008-2013 and 2020 quarantine has gotten me more excited about playing in the future
- Photography: I will eventually post photos on this website
- Hiking: I’ve done a few long hikes in Israel – the Golan Trail, Sovev Machtesh Ramon, and the Israel Trail
- Cycling: I participated in the 2016 Tour d’Afrique ride from Cairo to Cape Town
- Languages: Working on Hebrew, French, and Arabic. Native English gradually degrading as I study the others.
- Effective Altruism: I think it’s valuable to give to highly effective charities like GiveDirectly so have committed to giving at least 10% per year through the Giving What We Can pledge.
The only trivia category I’m good at
- African geography
- AI, machine learning, reinforcement learning, AI safety, game theory, gambling applications
- Here is my LinkedIn
- I wrote my MSc thesis on Counterfactual Regret Minimization and Abstraction Analysis in Computer Poker (2017 at Technion in Haifa, Israel).