WordCamp ~ Albuquerque

CNM Workforce Training Center, Albuquerque

5600 Eagle Rock Ave. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
United States

Phone: 5052245200
Website: Click to Visit

As more and more websites are being created with WordPress, WordCamps are popping up around the nation. WordCamps are informal, locally organized events that are put together by WordPress users. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other.  WordCamps cover everything related to WordPress, the free and open source personal publishing software that powers over 75 million sites on the web.

The 2018 Albuquerque WordCamp (https://2018.albuquerque.wordcamp.org/) will be held January 19-20 at CNM Workforce Training Center, with a WordPress Core Contributor Day on January 21. Admission is $30. The schedule for the weekend is on the Schedule page. Speakers include:

  • Ashleigh Axios, Design Exponent at Automattic, former creative director and digital strategist for the Obama Whitehouse and former president of AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts).
  • John Maeda is an American executive, designer, technologist. He recently joined Automattic (Wordpress.com, Jetpack, WooCommerce etc.) as Global Head of Computational Design + Inclusion. Prior to his work in industry, Maeda was a tenured research professor at the MIT Media Laboratory and president of the Rhode Island School of Design.
  • Chris Lema is Vice President of Products & Innovation at Liquid Design and author of several ebooks including Building & Managing Virtual Teams.  Chris speaks at WordCamps around the country, helping people learn how to leverage the technology for their business and personal use.
  • Sakin Shrestha has started various technology companies starting with Catch Internet, which provides technology solutions.  In 2012, he created Catch Themes to provide premium themes to clients who needed more functionality and support. He also founded DevotePress, a magazine that helps developers with in-depth tutorials.

For more information on WordCamp, go to the 2018 Albuquerque WordCamp website


Friday, 19 January, 2018

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Alonso Indacochea
Phone: 505-234-6148
Website: Click to Visit