Schedule

Thursday, August 17th

Time Talks Workshops
8:30 amRegistration
9:00 amWelcome
9:15 amBreak
9:30 amWhy We Ditched WYSIWYG and Built Our Newsletter Tools in WordPress Rebekah MonsonThe Complete Introduction to WP-CLI Dwayne McDaniel, Daniel Bachhuber
10:15 amMaking Everyone Happy: Managing a Large Network of Sites Meagan Ball
11:00 amBreak
11:15 amMake a Statement: Using React to Create Content-rich Articles on WordPress Andres EscobarUnconference/Conversation Track
12:00 pmLunch
1:30 pmDestructive Ad Tech and Practical Solutions Ben IlfeldDesigning for Customization: How to Build a Modular News Theme Julia Smith
2:15 pmNavigating the Censored Web John Gamboa
3:00 pmBreak
3:15 pmIntegrating print and digital / print workflow tools in WordPress Gabriel KoenThe Project Scope Will Change. Here’s How You Make It a Tolerable – If Even Pleasant – Experience. Whitney Yadrich, Jay Moore
4:00 pmHiring and Career Roundtable Paul Olund, Aimee Gonzalez-Cameron, Julia Smith
4:45 pmBreak
5:00 pmThursday Lightning Talks
5:45 pmClosing/Announcements

7 pm – Brewery Tour
Join fellow attendees for a brewery tour at Ratio Beerworks—one of Denver’s many breweries in the RiNo neighborhood. We will meet at the brewery where we’ll take a tour (which will include one free drink), and then we’ll provide attendees with a few recommendations for other breweries to visit in the area.

Friday, August 18th

Time Talks Workshops
8:30 amRegistration
9:00 amWelcome
9:15 amBreak
9:30 amDistribute All The Things: WordPress & The Era of Multiple Content Channels Jake GoldmanSyndicating Content with the WP REST API and WPGraphQL Jason Bahl
10:15 amMonetize All The Things: How Condé Nast Profits From Multiple Channels Jake Spurlock
11:00 amBreak
11:15 amConquering Continuous Integration & Deployment Tessa KrieselUnconference/Conversation Track
12:00 pmLunch
1:30 pmAdmins Are Users Too Linda GormanPrototyping in the Browser with WordPress Owen Stowe, Pattie Reaves
2:15 pmAlternative Hacks: WordPress Security From the Outside Looking In Daniel Olson
3:00 pmBreak
3:15 pmLocation Aware Content Discovery Deepti Boddapati
4:00 pmThe Care and Feeding of Open-Source-Skeptical Colleagues Kevin Koehler
4:45 pmBreak
5:00 pmFriday Lightning Talks
5:45 pmClosing/Announcements

7pm – After Party at Wynkoop Brewing
After the conclusion of Friday’s program, join your fellow attendees for an after party at Wynkoop Brewing. Drinks and appetizers will be provided.

Saturday, August 19th

10 am – Contributor Day
Contributor days are in-person opportunities to give back to WordPress and WordPress-related open source efforts. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday. WordPress Core contributor Aaron Jorbin will kick off the event at 10:30 a.m., followed by brief presentations from two projects that’ll be ready to welcome volunteers of all skill levels. Other projects will also have an opportunity to pitch and share what they work on.

6 pm – Rockies Game
After Contributor Day, we’re organizing a trip to see the Rockies play the Milwaukee Brewers. Tickets for the game will be handed out to those who RSVPd when they purchased their WordCamp Publishers ticket. The tickets will also include $6 of concessions credit.