Schedule

Saturday 21st March

Time Track 1: The Rocket Track 2: The Graduate Centre Track 3: The Henry Thomas Room
8:00 amRegistration
9:15 amOpening Remarks
9:30 amIndie design Laura KalbagThe Basics of Unique Theme Development Samantha MillerPlan and Manage your Non-Profit’s WordPress Website Jason King
10:15 amThe Culture of Freedom: Free Software and Free Speech Glyn MoodyBuilding Themes with the REST API Jack LenoxWordPress as a Virtual Clinic Environment in Academia Mike Sales, Ann Thanaraj
11:00 amBreak
11:30 amBuilding a Scalable WordPress at News Corp UK Luke Wheatle, Sophie PlimbleyA Web Designer’s Law Update 2015 Heather BurnsUsing WordPress to Combat Bad Cancer Science Henry Scowcroft, Jim Bowes
12:15 pmUsing WordPress for Esports Daniel WestallEasy, Lazy SEO Jessica RoseServing a Critical Need on a Tiny Budget Matt Radford
1:00 pmLunch
2:30 pmCreating Content that Matters Jon BuchanCatching Your Great White Buffalo – Finding and Catching Your Dream Project Bowe Frankema
3:15 pm<picture> and Friends: HTML Responsive Images Bruce LawsonImplementing Email Marketing on your WordPress Site Becs RivettThe Fight for Independent Media Petya Raykovska
4:00 pmBreak
4:30 pmInside the WP API: Internals and Customisation Joe HoyleWhat Story is Your Portfolio Telling? Jane Falconer-WhiteChanging the World with WordPress, for Charity Campaigning Matt Haworth
5:15 pmFrom Web Address to Web Page – the Humble URL in WordPress Simon WheatleyGoing Freelance Jo WalthamPanel: How Non-Profits Can Have an Impact Online
6:00 pmAfter Party!

Sunday 22nd March

Time Track 1: The Rocket Track 2: The Graduate Centre Track 3: The Henry Thomas Room
9:30 amJavaScript Traps and how to Avoid Them Kathryn ReeveSmart Animations in User Interfaces Adrian ZumbrunnenThink Big, Grow Fast. Breaking Into The Enterprise Market Fabio Torlini
10:15 amGet Ready for PHP 5.4+ Lorna Jane MitchellColour Theory and Psychology Tammie ListerHow to Value Price Websites Ben Furfie
11:00 amBreak
11:30 amCache Money Business Mark JaquithUser Experience in WordPress Sara CannonGrowing an Open-Source Global eCommerce Platform: Challenges, Triumphs and Learnings Joel Bronkowski
12:15 pmGoing Beyond Unit Tests Tim NashDesign with Personas: A Lean Approach Davide CasaliHiring Employee Number One: From Freelancer to Agency Brad Williams
1:00 pmLunch
2:30 pmLightning Talks – Development John Blackbourn, Kirsty Burgoine, Miles Stewart, Mark Wilkinson, Tom NowellLightning Talks – Design Dave Redfern, Lance Willett, Julio Potier, Scott EvansLightning Talks – Business Annabel Kaye, Rachel McCollin, Tom Greenwood, Franz Vitulli
3:15 pmQ&A with the Core Developers John Blackbourn, Helen Hou-Sandi, Mark JaquithDesign Workflow in Agency Environment for Rapid WordPress Development (Tips, Guidelines, Inspiration) Adrian RestantiaYour Free GPL Toolbox Corinne Welsh
4:00 pmBreak
4:30 pmThemes, Plugins and Accessibility Graham ArmfieldGuerilla Usability Testing Lily DartMultisite on a Tight Budget Silvan Hagen
5:15 pmSay Goodbye to /wp-admin: The Future of Site Management Sam HotchkissState of Themes Panel Lance Willett, Tiago Noronha, Ben Gillbanks, Tammie ListerUK Agency Panel Harry Metcalfe, Sara Rosso, Vineeta Greenwood, Dave Coveney, Ilona Filipi, David Lockie, Tom Willmot