Schedule

Time User Track Power User Track Designer Track Developer Track Novice Track
8:00 amRegistration
8:15 amYOGA for Desk Jockeys Erica Varlese
9:00 amOpening Remarks
9:25 amHow to Support Yourself Christopher LauzonStart Selling Images With WordPress in Under 10 Minutes Scott Wyden KivowitzCSS Architecture and Style Guides Pete SchusterTaking WordPress Outside of WordPress Zoe RooneyIntro to WordPress / Installation Session 1
10:10 amWhat’s in a Name? An Introduction to Domains and DNS Erica VarleseMoonlighting With WordPress Erica SterlingThe low hanging fruit of web accessibility LeeAnn KinneyUser-First Approaches to APIs Helen Hou-SandíInstallation Session 2
10:45 amSnack Break
11:05 amWordPress and eCommerce: Past, Present and Future Joel BronkowskiContent Architecture in WordPress AKA “You Can DO That?!” Jamie SchmidA Need for Speed: Performance Driven Front End Development Allen MooreUnderstanding Security Holes George StephanisContent Creation Session 1 of 2
11:10 amWordPress in Schools, 1 hour panel Brian Messenlehner, Susan Walker, William Earnhardt, Cameron Barrett, Charlie Reisinger
11:50 amHow WordPress Facilitates Collaboration Bryan NelsonGetting outside the WordPress bubble John EckmanGetting Started With Sass Maura TealWP3D: Using WordPress to power 3D environments Rami AbrahamContent Creation Session 2 of 2
12:25 pmLunch
1:25 pmKeynote : Why WordPress Works This Way Aaron Jorbin
2:35 pmGrowing Your Non-Profit With WordPress Tim SissonHow We Keep Development Cool, Calm, and Collected Davis ShaverCoding Optional: Design Your Own Theme With Headway Courtney RobertsonAdvanced Topics in WordPress Development Andrew NacinSettings: General, Writing, Reading, Discussion (Comments), Media and Permalinks.
3:20 pmPlugins: Taking Your WordPress Site to the Next Level Carolyn SonnekMultisite Network Do’s and Don’ts – Experience from Some Enterprise Solutions Taylor McCaslinBuilding Parsec: A Fully Responsive Theme Joe CasabonaIntegrating WordPress with External APIs Aaron D. CampbellAppearance: Themes, Customizer, Widgets, Menus, Header and Background
3:55 pmSnack Break
4:15 pm(Mis)adventures in Nonprofit Web Design Melodie LaylorCreative Cooking with Plugins – Code Free! Danny SantoroDesigneveloper — a Practical Designer’s Guide to Next-level Your Developexpertise Justin SternbergGetting Comfortable with WordPress Actions and Filters Zac GordonPlugins: Installation; commonly used plugins
5:00 pmBefore You Quit Your Day Job Sharon McMullenIntroduction to WordPress Security Nile FloresIntro to the Command Line for Designers Lauren PittengerGetting Started with Composer Sal FerrarelloRoles, Media Library and Tools
5:45 pmClosing Remarks