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Aurora Aurora

Aurora Aurora
Community Manager Team Head, Kickstarter

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Aurora Thornhill is the head of the Project Specialist Team at Kickstarter but specializes in projects in the Technology category. She started at Kickstarter two and a half years ago as a member of the Community Team where she did everything from customer support to reviewing project proposals. She graduated from Bennington College in 2007 with a degree in Computing and Visual Arts, focusing on interactive installation.

Sessions

Office Hours
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Table D)
John Dimatos (Kickstarter), Aurora Aurora (Kickstarter)
John and Aurora will be happy to answer any questions you have about projects and creative hardware. Read more.
Companies
Location: Conference Center - Golden Gate Room
John Dimatos (Kickstarter), Aurora Aurora (Kickstarter), Danielle Applestone (Other Machine Co.), Al Linke (Open Gadgets LLC), Adam Rodnitzky (Occipital Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
With more than 1,000 technology projects funded, Kickstarter has become a hub of creativity for technologists & product designers from around the world. This session focuses on how the product development changes when creators embrace transparency, collaborative funding & community involvement, enabling people to become engaged throughout the creative process rather than consumers or spectators. Read more.