Schedule

There is nothing keeping anyone from attending multiple tracks, and indeed we are encouraging attendees to move around and discover new things!

Please note that the table of session times below is not to scale. If there is a blank space under a session, it most likely corresponds to the session above it. The schedule is subject to change, and an up-to-date schedule will be posted at the event.

Saturday, 16 November

Time Designer Developer User
8:00 amRegistration
9:30 amOpening Remarks
10:00 amDeveloping an Elegant WordPress User Interface David ParsonsA Sensible Approach to Javascript in WordPress Plugins Carl DanleyQuality Web Content: Why You Need it and Where to Get It Lisa Melegari
11:00 amThe Well Dressed Web Page Patti ConraderHow I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Interactive Debugging Aaron Holbrook*Lightning* The WordPress Visual Editor Carol Gann
11:30 amLunch
12:00 pmLunch*Lightning* Plugin Paradise Mark Jaquith
12:30 pmLunchThe Ins and Outs of Gravity Forms Dave Clements
1:00 pm
1:30 pmSliders: The Good, The Bad and The Technical Tom HarriganDoing AJAX in WordPress Micah WoodField of Dreams: Strategies to Enhance Your Website and Be Seen Karla Campos, Jackie Jimenez
2:30 pmSpeaker Panel – Design For the Masses James TryonWordPress and the Internet of Things Tomas PuigThinking Outside The Box With BuddyPress David Bisset
3:30 pmHow to Learn Web Design via WordPress Zac GordonNeed for Speed: Gear up Your WordPress Hristo PandjarovWooing e-commerce with WordPress Brent Shepherd
4:30 pmWordPress Core: Current Status, plus Q&A Andrew Nacin, Mark Jaquith
7:30 pmAfter Party

Sunday, 17 November

Time Bonus Business Contribute Workshop
10:00 amBusiness Panel: Talk to an Agency Owner John Lux, Ken Granger, Syed Balkhi, James Tryon
11:30 amLunchHow to Reel in a Client Without Landing a Stinker Jesse PetersenDevelopment Challenges While Building an Ecommerce Plugin Pippin WilliamsonLunch
12:30 pmLunchLunchHands-on Workshops Zac Gordon, James Tryon
1:00 pmBridging the Gap: From WordPress Beginner to WordPress Wizard Matthew Vaccaro
1:30 pm*Lightning* Make Videos That Look and Sound Great For Your WordPress Blog David HylandWordPress Contribute Session Andrew Nacin, Aaron Holbrook, Pippin Williamson, Mark Jaquith
2:00 pmUnit Testing Your WordPress Work Chris ChristoffHow to Build a Company Around WordPress Peter Ricci
3:00 pmGetting “Hooked” on WordPress Mike StoweHindsight is 20/20 Kimberly Lipari
4:00 pmStop Making Things Pretty & Start Designing Michelle SchulpHow to Grow Your Business with Creative Lead Generation in WordPress Syed Balkhi
5:00 pmClosing Remarks