2014 Highlights from the SXSW Interactive Staff: Jessica Cox

Written by Hugh Forrest | April 2, 2014

Read Jessica Cox’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 Jessica Cox, who helps program panel content for SXSW Interactive in Austin, as well as SXSW V2V in Las Vegas.

Most inspiring speaker (or session) from SXSW Interactive 2014: Gary V's how-to-rock-SXSW playbook.

Most touching moment from SXSW Interactive 2014: Shaq separating a crowd of fans so a 6-year-old boy could have his mom take a picture of him with the star.

Favorite evening event at SXSW Interactive 2014: The Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards were an incredibly inspiring way to kick off the event.

Favorite place to hang out at SXSW Interactive 2014: SX Bookstore! The perfect chance to meet your favorite SXSW speakers one-on-one.

Thing that surprised you most AT SXSW Interactive 2014: That time Bill Nye showed up backstage to wish Neil deGrasse Tyson good luck before his March 8 keynote.

Favorite moment from SXSW Interactive 2014: Seeing old friends reconnect and new friends developing world-changing ideas.

Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Kelly Krause.
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.
Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Danielle Zamora.
Click here to read 2014 SXSW Interactive highlights from SXSW's Todd Hansen.