The Alignment Research Center (ARC) is a non-profit research organization whose mission is to align future machine learning systems with human interests. Our current and previous work consists of two projects:

The Theory team is developing an align­ment strategy that could be adopted in industry today while scaling gracefully to future ML systems. Learn more at

The Evaluations team was incubated at ARC and has now spun off as METR, a new 501(c)(3). They are building capability evaluations of frontier machine learning models. Learn more at