With WordFest, the festival of WordPress, on the horizon, it’s time to get the warm grooves going on the dance floor. Yours truly will be the Americas Emcee for some truly spectacular sessions. Here’s set (all times Chicago/CST):

11:00 – 11:50

Fatima Sarah Khalid
A Note to My Younger Self: What I Wish I Had Known as a Junior Dev
Growing representation in tech means supporting each other in leveling up in our careers.

12:00 – 12:50

Matt Medeiros
Unleash Your Business Building Superpower
How you can overcome that nagging inner voice.

13:00 – 13:50

Courtney A. Robertson
Welcome to the Community and Your New Career
WordPress is software and a whole community of people.

14:00 – 14:50

Joe A. Simpson, Jr.
Case Study: Make WordPress Accessible for Everyone
Each fall, Austin-based Knowbility holds a competition for teams from around the world.

15:00 – 15:50

Birgit Pauli-Haack
Case Study: A #Nocode Contributor Journey on the WordPress Gutenberg Github Repo
Ways a non-developer can contribute via the GitHub repository.

16:00 – 16:50

Chris Lema
Selling Access to Content – a Review of Your Options
It’s not just a course. It’s not just a membership site.