2014 Highlights from the SXSW Interactive Staff: Aurora Blase

Written by Hugh Forrest | April 2, 2014

Read Aurora Blase’s highlights of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival

Reading, processing and cataloguing all the media accounts of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will continue for a few more weeks. Until this process is completed, we offer perspectives on the event from various staff members from the SXSW Interactive team. Today’s highlights come from Aurora Blase, who helps manage panel content at SXSW Interactive and also oversees many of the proofing efforts for the SXSW Interactive Program Book.

Most creative session from SXSW Interactive 2014: The Future of Food Processing might have convinced me to give Soylent another try.

Thing that surprised you most about SXSW Interactive 2014: Rain doesn't slow anyone down when they want to learn about innovation!

Thing that surprised you least about SXSW Interactive 2014: How amazing Adam Savage's Keynote was.

Favorite networking or evening event at SXSW Interactive 2014: Trade Show Block Party

Favorite place to hang out at SXSW Interactive 2014: Proof Annex hosted a ton of great Meet Ups ranging from Ghostwriters Meet Up to Any PR Pros Out There?.

Favorite Trade Show exhibitor at SXSW Interactive 2014: Tie between: The New York Times with their onsite flip book printing and Scentee with their novelty bacon scent attachment for smartphones.

Favorite moment from SXSW Interactive 2014: Neil deGrasse Tyson picking up badge his at Panelist Check In

Most touching moment from SXSW Interactive 2014: Fast Company's Oral History of SXSW Interactive – something I'm proud to be a part of.

Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Jessica Cox.
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Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Andrew McNeill.
Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Monica Sack.
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Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Todd Hansen.