Saturday, 1st October, 2016

Time Track A - Room PFC02/026 Track B - Room PFC02/017
8:00 amRegistration
9:00 amOpening Remarks
9:30 amWordPress Developer Operations For Beginners Stewart RitchieSocial Media Tips & Tricks for Business Tim O’Driscoll
10:15 amBuild web apps with the WP REST API Michael MartinEndless content ideas Ahmed Khalifa
11:00 amMorning Break
11:30 amKnowing your words’ worth Claire SavageWhat not to do with WordPress! Amit Wadhwa
12:15 pmSEO for WordPress Barry AdamsHow WordPress changed the face of Croatian politics Emanuel Blagonic
1:00 pmLunch
2:15 pmContent Marketing: How to Turn your WordPress Website into a Traffic Generation Tool Rodolfo MelogliThe Voice within Your Interface: An Easy Way to Grow User Retention Alexandra Draghici
3:00 pmThe challenges of creating a cross platform WordPress development environment Seamus Brady
3:45 pmAfternoon Break
4:00 pmPic ’n’ Mix WordPress: Using the WordPress Rest API to super-charge non-WP sites and apps Conor WoodsPrivacy by Design Danny Dagan
4:45 pmHow developers can make a website SEO friendly Marcin KilarskiGet to grips with GDPR Heather Burns
5:45 pmClosing Remarks

Saturday evening

After-Party: Join us at Brewbot, Ormeau Road Belfast. Were we will have the full upstairs to ourselves for the evening. Also, be sure to book your lifts and taxi’s, so you can enjoy one of our special Belfast Brew‘s!
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Sunday, 2nd October, 2016

Time Track A - Room PFC02/026 Track B - Room PFC02/017
9:00 amRegistration
10:00 amOpening Remarks
10:15 amSEO Panel Discussion Ahmed Khalifa, Marcin Kilarski, Juan Felipe RincónContributor Session 1
11:15 amMorning Tea/Coffee Break
11:30 amSecurity & Speed Panel Discussion Stephen Kinkaid, Paul Goodchild, Juan Felipe RincónContributor Session 2
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pmWooCommerce Workshop Luminus Olumide AlabiContributor Session 3
2:30 pmYoast SEO WorkShop Ahmed KhalifaContributor Session 4
3:30 pmClosing Remarks

Contributor area: We plan to have one (or more) areas for contributor teams.
The teams are dependent on which areas the attendees want to contribute to. These are a typical list of potential teams: Accessibility, BuddyPress, Community, Core, Design, Documentation, Flow, Meta, Mobile, Polyglots, Support, Themes, Training, TV And also answering questions on the support forums.

Happiness Bar: We plan to have an area where volunteers can answer general WordPress related questions. If you would like to be part of the team, please let us know via our contact form.

Charity min-hackathon: We would really love to have a few teams working together to build WordPress sites for local charities that are in need of a new site. We are currently working to select a number of local charities for us to help. If you would like to register an interest in this, please let us know via our contact form.

Panel Discussions: We are looking at having a couple of panel discussion sessions on the Sunday. Details on these to follow.

WordPress WorkShops: We are looking at having a couple of WordPress WorkShop sessions on the Sunday. Details on these to follow.

Note: all talks & times are subject to change, correct at time of publishing.