Schedule: Friday/Saturday

Schedule is subject to change

Friday Schedule

Time Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4
8:00 amRegistration [Humphrey Atrium]
8:45 amOpening Remarks [Humphrey Auditorium]
9:00 am
10:30 amLegos for Developers – A modular approach to WordPress Development Joshua GiowayaFocusing on the client experience, not just the code Karim MarucchiWho Is Your User? Find Your Audience and Get to Know Them. Shelby ElliottLightning Talks
11:30 amLet’s Encrypt: A Free, Automated, and Open Certificate Authority Josh AasStories from the Front: Real Talk about Managing Clients Wendy BolmYou Are Not Your Audience: How to Create User Centered Design tracy apps
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pmWP-CLI – Save Time by Managing WordPress from the Command Line Shawn Hooper8 Lessons Clients Teach Us EverydayNobody Cares About your Feelings: How to talk about design Reid PeiferWhy A11y? Joe Dolson
2:30 pmExtending the REST API Pete NelsonHiring – How to Attract and Retain the Right People for Your Team Heather ActonRest In Peace, Wireframes Travis TotzHow We Changed The World With Open Source Ed Finkler
3:30 pmBreak
4:00 pmCowboy Coding – Best Practices Gary KovarEverything is Difficult: True Confessions of a Freelance DeveloperDesigning for the UniverseLet’s Party! Making Third Party Plugins Work Without Breaking WordPress Jessi Gurr
5:00 pmCoffee Social presented by LuminFire[Humphrey Atrium]

Saturday Schedule

Time Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4
8:30 amRegistration [Humphrey Atrium]
9:00 am
10:30 amProgramming EtiquetteMyths and Facts About Securing Your Site Aaron D. CampbellIntro to User Journey Maps for Building Better Websites Anthony D. PaulLightning Talks
11:30 amPrepare for Flight: A Pre-Launch Checklist for Life on the Web Jessica GardnerLooking Beyond the SEO Plugin Rebecca Gill10 Ways Your Blog Can Help You Take Action (Even When You’re Scared) Suzi Hunn
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pmLet’s learn Git. No more excuses Dwayne McDanielWordPress & Marketing Automation Marcus GenzlingerWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Storytelling Shawn PfunderFor A Few Notes More: How Good Documentation Can Save Time and Money Jeronimo Lopez
2:30 pmConfiguration Management: WordPress Configuration in Code Tessa Kriesele-Commerce FundamentalsThe Internet Mirror (Google Analytics)A Decade: Lessons Learned Nurturing a WordPress Plugin
3:30 pmBreak
4:00 pmBest Practices for Developing Websites Aaron HolbrookEverything you need to know to CYA your site Rian M. KinneyPodcasting with WordPress Rebekah SmithPeak Productivity with Ivy Lee David Needham
5:00 pmTBDA/B Testing – Which Way Does Your Duck Face? Mike DemoTBDIocane Powder and the Battle of Wits: Developing the Psychological Immunity to Stay Alive While You’re Running a Business Sherry Walling
6:00 pmClosing Remarks [Humphrey Auditorium]
6:30 pmAfter Party presented by Rocket55[Rocket55 Office]