2011 Schedule

Here’s the WordCamp Chicago 2011 schedule. Below you’ll find some amazing speakers and topics that will make up a fun-filled weekend of WordPress goodness. Be advised that the schedule is subject to change at anytime.

Please use the hashtag #WCChicago for this year’s WordCamp. Tweet away =)

Saturday – July 30th

DePaul University Student Center
Skill Level Key: Low | Medium | High

Time User Dev Unconference / Genius Bar
8:00 Registration
8:50 Opening Remarks
9:00 Nile Flores

Setting Up Your WordPress Site Like a Pro

Nile Flores

David Tufts

Beyond the Theme – WordPress as an API

David Tufts

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10:00 Dre Armeda

WordPress End-User Security

Dre Armeda

Jake Goldman

Editing the Visual Editor

Jake Goldman

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11:00 Chris King

Understanding Your WordPress Site Stats & More About Your Visitors

Chris King

Mert Sahinoglu

Advanced SEO: Thinking Like a Searchbot

Mert Sahinoglu

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12:00 Lunch & Friendmaking
1:30 Josh Feck

Slow Cooked WordPress

Josh Feck

TJ Stein

Developing Fast & Scalable Servers for WordPress

TJ Stein

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2:30 Mary DuQuaine

The Digital EcoSystem

Mary DuQuaine

Jason McCreary

Configuring WordPress for Multiple Environments

Jason McCreary

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3:30 Jim RaffelShelby Sapusek

He Said/She Said

Jim Raffel / Shelby Sapusek

Brian Richards

Developing for Success, or Any Fool Can Do This

Brian Richards

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4:30 After Party @ McGee’s – $15 (everyone)

Sunday – July 31th

DePaul University Student Center
Skill Level Key: Low | Medium | High

Time User Dev Unconference / Genius Bar
8:50 Opening Remarks
9:00 MJ Tam

Building Blocks to a Successful Blog

MJ Tam

Rachel Baker

Developer: You Are the Project Manager (Whether You Like It or Not)

Rachel Baker

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10:00 David Murray

Building Your Content Bubble

David Murray

Andy Stratton

Diet Pills, SEO, and Theme Frameworks

Andy Stratton

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11:00 Nicole Yeary

WordPress as Your Social Media/SEO Hub

Nicole Yeary

Garth Koyle

The $40,000 WordPress Business Plan

Garth Koyle

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12:00 Lunch & Friendmaking
1:30 Bob Dunn

How to Attract More Readers with a User Friendly WordPress Site

Bob Dunn

Becky Davis

A Tale of Two Shopping Carts

Becky Davis

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2:30 TJ List

Essential HTML and CSS for Bloggers and Business Owners

TJ List

Gloria Antonelli

Tips for Improving Support Documentation for Themes & Plugins

Gloria Antonelli

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3:30 Closing Remarks & Open Networking (everyone)