Schedule

User Developer Business Designer
Time Pond ABC Kuenzel Room Wolverine
7:30 amRegistration
8:30 amKeynote: The Future of WordPress (and Your Role in it) John Eckman
9:30 amBecoming a Better Developer Brian RichardsWordPress 102 Shanta NathwaniBecoming an Influencer in the World of WordPress Kevin Skarritt
10:30 amLearning through Stealing: How to become better at your craft Sara CannonChoosing the Right Plugins Ira HorowitzIntroduction to Backbone.JS with WordPress Brian Hogg
11:30 amDeploying a WordPress Site with Minimal Work Seth AllingWP Battles: Themes vs. Plugins Kyle Maurer, Adam SilverUsing Your Website to Create an Exceptional Customer Journey Rebecca Gill
12:30 pmLunch
2:30 pmIntroduction to the WordPress Backend Tana DeanWordPress in RAM Ben Cool
2:50 pmKeeping your WordPress site updated Mark MontagueCurious about Twig? Peter ShackelfordMaking the Sale Declan O’Neill
3:10 pmPutting The User First: Organizing Your Website’s Content To Reflect User Needs Rather Than Your Organization’s Structure Marguerite HalleySpeed up your WordPress Workflow with an IDE Bobby BryantPain to Profit: 15 simple tips for getting more projects, getting better projects and being more profitable Kyle Maurer
3:30 pmGetting Started with VVV and WP-CLI Kellen MaceCreating a Successful Premium Plugin Business Ross Johnson, Justin FerrimanWordPress Site Security: Common and Uncommon Steps Topher DeRosia
4:30 pmLaunching a WordPress Service & Lessons Learned Adam SilverSEO 101 Angela BergmannUsing Agile in a WordPress Design and Development Process Mathew Clancy
7:00 pmAfter Party

October 24th 2015 at the Michigan Union