Saturday, October 24th

Time Allen Room Lecture Hall Norcliffe Room
8:00 amRegistration, Morning Snacks, and Networking
9:00 amSolving WordPress problems for the non-expert Laura DodsonThe WordPress Dashboard Demystified Bob DunnAn Introvert’s Guide to Building Your Business Through Meetups & Conferences Eric Amundson
10:00 amHTML Is For Everyone Andrew WoodsWhat does that mean, exactly? A Primer for WordPress Terminology Kelli WiseA Web Site is Not a Product, it’s a Service: Setting Expectations to Build Long-Term Relationships Raven Gildea
11:00 amYour first child (theme) Gaelan LloydTo dot com or dot org? That is the Question Jeannette ChapinSetting Up Shop with WooCommerce Andrea Salkey
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmWordPress Security 101: Steps every business owner should take to safeguard their business’ virtual presence Andrew VillenueveWordPress for All – Formatting Accessible Content Mark Root-WileyWhat is a theme framework and is it right for me? Sheila Hoffman
2:00 pm12 Non-Techie Ways to Speed Up Your WordPress Website Kristie HillUsing Images To Build Your Audience In 3 Simple Steps Heather JohnsonThere Are No Dumb Questions: Q&A with the WordPress Help Twins Leslie Stewart, Kelli Wise
3:00 pmKeynote: A Guide to Surviving WordPress for the Technically Challenged Kimberly Gauthier

Sunday, October 25th

Time Contributor Day
9:30 amGather, register, coffee, welcome
9:45 amHear quick pitches from various teams. Then divide into groups for further orientation.
10:15 amContribute, work, hack, learn, hang out etc. in team groups.
12:30 pmFREE LUNCH!
1:30 pmContribute, work, hack, learn, hang out etc. in team groups.
4:00 pmClose. Go get a beverage with your new friends.