Schedule

Please note that although each time slot is 1 hour long, talks will last for 40 minutes (30 minutes talk, followed by a 10 minute Q&A), so this will leave you 20 minutes to change tracks, talk to other attendees and visit our sponsors booths.

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Friday, June 16th

Time Track 1 - Pullmann Track 2 - Eiffel
8:45 amOpening Remarks Paolo Belcastro
9:00 amWordPress Beyond Borders: Cross Cultural Communication and the Fundamentals of Caring Petya RaykovskaDemystifying the WordPress Bootstrap Process Alain Schlesser
10:00 amBig Little Shame — a Tale of Empowered User Experience Through Localisation Caspar HübingerImproving WordPress Performance with XDebug and PHP Profiling Otto Kekäläinen
11:00 amThe Three Kinds of Design John MaedaMaking Your Voice Heard: How to Win Friends and Influence Policy Heather Burns
12:00 pmSecurity is a Process Mark Jaquith3 Gifts My Users Gave Me Alexandra Draghici
1:00 pmLunch
2:00 pmLightning Talks – Contributing to WordPress Jenny Wong, Pascal Birchler, Rahul Bansal, Alice StillLightning Talks – Content Monique Dubbelman, Dario Jazbec Hrvatin, Jen Miller, Syed Balkhi
3:00 pm5 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your business + 2 Proven Ways to Succeed Joshua StrebelWordPress Security for All: You Won’t Believe How Simple It Can Be Miriam Schwab
4:00 pmLessons Learnt Marketing WooCommerce Since July 2014 Marina PapeIs Your Code Ready for PHP7? Julka Grodel
5:00 pmHow to Grow from Freelancer to Agency Owner David LockieNew to Theme Design? Here’s What You Should Know Dmitry Mayorov

Saturday, June 17th

Time Track 1 - Pullmann Track 2 - Eiffel
9:00 amPeople Over Code Andrew NacinCSS Grid Changes Everything (About Web Layouts) Morten Rand-Hendriksen
10:00 amWe Are All Making This Up: Improv Lessons for Developers Dwayne McDanielUsing WordPress for Good Sasha Endoh
11:00 amThe Pernicious Myth of the Code Poet Boone GorgesAccessibility in the Age of the Headless CMS Rian Rietveld
12:00 pmHow WordPress Communities Are Built Andrea MiddletonSelfish Accessibility Adrian Roselli
1:00 pmLunch
2:00 pmLightning Talks – Development Ivelina Dimova, Oleksandr Strikha, Borek Bernard, Yoav FarhiLightning Talks – Inspire Thabo Tswana, Marco Calicchia, Alice Orru, Tom Greenwood
3:00 pmInterview and Q&A with Matt Mullenweg
4:00 pmNight of the Living Style Guides Sarah SemarkReacting Natively with WordPress Pirate Dunbar
5:00 pmBig Design Troubles in Open Source Michael ArestadData Visualization with the REST API K. Adam White
6:00 pmClosing Remarks Paolo Belcastro