Schedule

Saturday, April 25th

Time 1. Schulze Hall 2. Thornton Auditorium 3. Opus 201 4. Opus 202
7:30 amRegistration
8:10 amOpening Remarks
8:15 amKeynote: Building Software, Building Community John Eckman
9:00 amCain & Obenland in the Morning! Konstantin Obenland, Michael CainFrom Zero to WordPress Publish Michele ButcherBuilding and Running a Global Workforce – The People Aspect of a Remote Company Tony PerezWriting (more) Secure Plugins John Havlik
10:00 amMultilingual WordPress Lisa Sabin-WilsonChild Themes, Starter Themes, and Frameworks… Oh My! Julie KuehlBeyond Whitespace: Designing for Complex Content Michelle SchulpThe Awesome guide to contributing to WordPress Nikhil Vimal
11:00 amCreate Your Own WordPress Theme Barbara SchendelDesign better websites with content first Travis TotzFinancial Business Planning for Freelancers Heather Acton
11:45 amLunch
1:15 pmDetoxify Your Site Mika EpsteinBuilding Your First Functionality Plugin Josh LeuzeUsers don’t want to think about your backend Nick PeltonPowerful Local Development Environments with Vagrant and friends Brad Parbs
2:15 pmGetting them from A to B Jesse FriedmanCreating usable, maintainable, and upgradable WordPress sites Nick CiskeGive away the farm to get the ranch, why you should teach your clients how to do your job Mendel KurlandAutomating Accessibility Joe Dolson
3:15 pmJetpack for Developers Kelly DwanBeautiful Web Type Mel ChoyceWhere does my code go? Plugin or Theme? Russell AaronIP for Creatives Blake Iverson
4:15 pmCommit to Contribute John James JacobyLean Requirements, Without Skimping on the Meat Anthony D PaulContent Migration: Beyond WXR Matt JohnsonRemember to Breathe: Productivity Tips for Freelancers David Laietta
5:00 pmClosing Remarks
6:30 pmAfter Party

Sunday, April 26th

Time Pourhouse
10:00 amBrunch
10:15 amBe awesome at something! Toby Cryns
10:20 amWalking as a Sheep Among the Lions Jonya Pacey
10:25 amDesigning for Seniors Cemal Tashan
10:30 amMaking The Internet of Things WordPress Smart RC Lations

Time 1. Schulze Hall 2. Thornton Auditorium
11:30 amRegistration
12:00 pmWhy You Should Be Blogging Nile FloresBasic WP Security: What you really should know Kenneth Justiniano
1:00 pmKeyword Mapping: Developing a Content Strategy that Supports SEO Jen JamarOOCSS, SMACSS & BEM for Modular, Scalable CSS Alec Rippberger
2:00 pmContent, Call To Actions & Marketing Marcus GenzlingerSuper fast WordPress themes Trevan Hetzel
3:00 pmContent Production for Bloggers, Writers, and Editors David SkarjuneStaying Sane: Writing Compatible Code Dan Griffiths