Full Schedule

Friday October 30th

Time Legends
10:00Contributor Day

Saturday October 31st

Time Bronx Business and Power Users Brooklyn Designers and Frontend Developers Manhattan Users, Authors, Site Admins Queens Developers
08:00Registration
09:15Get your WordPress Site in Shape – a Case Study Hristo PandjarovDesigning Websites for Human Beings Morten Rand-HendriksenYour Website Is Killing Your Business Kathy ArgyrosCreating Custom RESTful APIs The WordPress Way Josh Pollock
10:15Get More Out of Gravity Forms Laura HartwigDesigning for WordPress in 2015 PANEL Michael Arestad, Sarah Whinnem, Mel Choyce, Mikel KingHTTPS and YOU Eric Andrew LewisModernizing WordPress Search with Elasticsearch Taylor Lovett
11:15Gone in 900 Seconds Tom RansomInformation Architecture Panel Taylor McCaslin, Matt Johnson, Becky Davis, Marguerite HalleySEO for WordPress Melissa CahillWordPress 4.4 and Beyond Scott Taylor
12:00Lunch
14:00The Enterprise Disconnect: WordPress and the Complexity of Simplicity John EckmanTypography, Web Fonts, and Your Site Jennifer EckerArchitect that Data: Data planning and architecture for a better client relationship and smoother development Lindsay BranscombeProviding Inline Help for a Great User Experience Steve Bruner
15:00Content Architecture in WordPress AKA “You Can DO That?!” Jamie SchmidIntro to the Command Line for Designers Lauren PittengerVetting and Choosing Premium Themes Lara SchenckEmpowering Users: Modifying the Admin Experience Beth Soderberg
16:00Using WordPress to Bridge Digital Divides Josepha HadenThemes That Make You Go Hmm: Theme Strategies for Designers Elana RudickLessons from Science Fiction and Fantasy We Can Use in Creating Websites Aaron JorbinWordPress Hooks, Actions and Filters Oh My! David Laietta
16:45End of Day

Sunday November 1st 2015

Time Bronx Business and Power Users Brooklyn Designers and Frontend Developers Manhattan Users, Authors, Site Admins Queens Developers
08:00Doors Open
09:15Be a Customer Service Superstar by Customized WP-Admin Sarah C. HinesWhen Stealing is Good: How to become better at your craft Sara CannonClear CTAs and the danger of giving users too many options Mendel KurlandTest-Driven Rewrite Rules Matthew Boynes
10:15Productize your WordPress service Jason ResnickWordPress, YOUR World, YOUR Data Jack ReichertMultilingual Content and WordPress Alexandre Simard, Élise DesaulniersEscape from New York Tom J Nowell
11:15Make The Logo Bigger: Becoming The Client Your Developer Loves Michelle SchulpWar Room Collaboration Across the Internet Canyon Anthony D PaulThe Infuriating Four: The 4 Most-common WordPress Site Problems (and How to Avoid Them) Rami AbrahamShared Terms of Endearment: An Annotated History of the WordPress Taxonomy Component Boone Gorges
12:00Lunch
14:00WordPress for Government Cameron BarrettWordPress Accessibility – the fundamentals of Web Accessibility Jordan QuintalBuilding and Leveraging Your Reputation Aaron D. CampbellCreating March Madness-style Brackets in WordPress Tom Harrigan
15:00Combating & Understanding Global Censorship with WordPress John P GamboaWP-CLI: Save Time By Managing WordPress from the Command Line Shawn HooperCommunity Spark: How to start a discussion on community engagement Winstina S. HughesMore Core Functions You (Maybe) Don’t Know Exist Nicole Arnold
16:00Immaculate Consternation Alex VasquezDeployments: from dreaded to delightful Ryan KingCommunity Creates Compelling Content Chrissie PollockWP-CLI Terell Moore
16:45Closing Remarks

October 30, 31 & November 1 at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge