WordCamp Kansas City Schedule

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Thursday, April 20th

7pm, Meetup: How to Rock WordCamp KC – A WordCamp Guide for All!

RSVP – https://www.meetup.com/wordpresskc/events/238284726/

Located at Harpo’s
4109 Pennsylvania Avenue, Kansas City, MO → Map

Thursday, April 27th

7pm, WordCamp Kansas City Kickoff Party

Located at Doughnut Lounge
4117 Pennsylvania Ave, Kansas City, MO Map

With doughnuts sponsored by Doughnut Lounge!

Friday, April 28th

Located at Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO → Map

Time Town Square Brookside Brush Creek
8:00 amDoors Open, Check-in & Breakfast Served
8:45 amOpening Remarks
9:00 amKEYNOTE – The 3 Core Focuses of WordPress in 2017 Konstantin Obenland
9:45 amSnacks Served
10:00 amContent, WordPress, and SEO Rebecca HadenThe Greatest Gift Bill SwearingenDigital Business Decisions Melissa Roberts
11:00 amUsing Google Tools for Website Analytics Tim SissonA/B Testing – Which Way Does Your Duck Face? Mike Demopoulos4 simple steps to build your digital brand Ryan Rhoten
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmCrafting a Killer Editorial Calendar with WordPress Brittany VanMaeleNavigations, Menus and MORE Mary WhiteFreelancing: Working from Both Sides of the Table Danny Santoro
2:00 pmGetting The Most of Your $$ on Social Andrea GarciaPrototyping for Better Design Decisions Jeremy Fuksa5 Reasons a WP Developer should never go full freelance or start their own company Sam Werner
2:45 pmSnacks Served
3:00 pmDriving Traffic through Search & Social Media Rebecca MusicBeginning WordPress Theme Development Jamie SchmidWhat Entrepreneurs Should Know About The Law Chris Brown
4:00 pmLocal SEO Essentials Michael BlackLet’s write a plugin! Demystifying the art and science of plugin development Frankie Jarrett

Saturday, April 29th

Located at Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill RoadKansas City, MO → Map

Time Town Square Brookside Brush Creek
8:00 amDoors Open, Check-in & Breakfast Served
9:00 amDeveloping a Video Strategy That Will Change Your Business Andrea ZoellnerAccess Denied: Keeping your site off an attacker’s radar Paul GilzowWhat’s your worth? Why women underestimate their marketplace value. Marianne Worthington
9:45 amSnacks Served
10:00 amFacebook Live! The Secret Sauce Dave Navarro Jr.WordPress Debugging Tips and Tricks Keanan KoppenhaverChoosing Progress Over Perfection J. Caleb Rogers
11:00 amWhy Bloggers MUST Podcast Rob WalchWordPress Optimizations Tim SissonBeyond fraud basics: Be secure. Be safe. Be informed Michael L Rattenne IV, Marc Vasquez
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmActionable Demographic Data Using Google Analytics Michael BlackMaking WordPress Plugin Development Easy Bruce L ChamoffUsing WordPress As The Foundation For Your Digital Ecosystem Sean R. Nicholson
2:00 pmMaking Your Site Worthy Of Paid Traffic Jason A KeelerIntroduction to React for jQuery Developers Ronald HuerecaWordPress Website = Virtual Assistant Alisha McFarland
2:45 pmSnacks Served
3:00 pmHow to increase your organic reach with social media marketing Jennifer RosenblattReact + WordPress: A Match Made in Heaven Josh BrotonThemes and Plugins that will handle the 80 of your 80/20 Ann Gaffigan
4:00 pmThe Role of WordPress Websites in B2B Marketing Automation Mark KellyAsk Me Anything About Plugins Pippin WilliamsonNot Just a Blog: ECommerce and WordPress Will Hanke