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Accepting Applications for WordCamp US 2017/2018

Planning for WordCamp US 2017 and 2018 will kick off this year. But before planning can begin we need to select the next host city. Are you interested in having WordCamp US in your city? Want to be part of the hard working WordCamp US team? Willing to organize for two consecutive years?

Apply here! We’re accepting applications through February 29, 2016.

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Call for 2016 Global Community Sponsors

Do you love sponsoring WordPress community events like WordCamps and meetups? Ever wish you could sponsor all the WordCamps and meetups in the whole wide world?

Great news! The 2016 WordPress Global Community Sponsorship program has opportunities for sponsors at all levels, and we’d love to make it easy for your company to sponsor large numbers of WordPress community events next year.

If you’re interested in supporting lots of WordPress community events in a powerful way, we hope you’ll check out the 2016 global sponsorship program or email us for more information. (Or both!) And thank you to all of our sponsors, past and present, for helping us make WordPress events great. We couldn’t do it without you!

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Tickets available for WordCamp US!

Tickets are still available for the biggest WordCamp of 2015!

Join us at the inaugural WordCamp US in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 4-6. Tickets are only $40 USD and include two days packed with amazing speakers, a third day for contributing, lunches, a snazzy WordCamp US t-shirt, some very special WordCamp US swag, and admission to the WordCamp US after party.

Get your ticket now!

Interested in learning more? Check out the official WordCamp US site. You can also find us on Twitter and Facebook!

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Tickets are on sale for WordCamp Europe 2016 in Vienna

Ticket sales for #WCEU 2016 in Vienna are now open at the price of only €40.


WordCamp Europe is the continent’s largest WordCamp featuring high-quality content on development, design, UX, community, marketing, performance, trends, Open Source, business development, all in the context of  WordPress.

The WordCamp Europe ticket covers both days of the conference – June 24, 25th and Contributor day on Sunday, June 26th. It grants attendees access to all sessions, lunch, coffee breaks, warm up events, network activities, surprise activities and perks as well as the event after party.

It includes an awesome #WCEU 2016 t-shirt, stickers and other great swag. But most importantly, the opportunity to interact with amazing, like-minded people from all over the world!

GET YOUR TICKET early and start planning your summer trip to Austria. The growing European community will gather in the magnificent Halle E+G in the heart of Vienna for a weekend of knowledge sharing, learning, networking, contributing to WordPress and fun. Join us!

WordCamp Europe 2016 has open calls for volunteers, speakers and sponsors.

Follow WordCamp Europe on TwitterFacebook and Google + for the latest updates.

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WordCamp Europe 2016 is looking for sponsors

Photo by Florian Ziegler

Photo by Florian Ziegler

The WordCamp Europe organising team has announced call for sponsors. Sponsorship packages are available after application on a first come first serve basis.

Information & Apply

Read more about the packages in the official call for sponsors on the WordCamp Europe 2016 website.

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WordCamp Europe 2016 opens call for speakers


Pascal Birchler speaking at WordCamp Europe 2016 in Seville. Photo by Florian Ziegler

The WordCamp Europe 2016 team has just announced call for speakers for the two day conference in Vienna on June 24-26th.

Speakers from all over Europe and beyond are invited to submit applications on topics covering design, development, business, publishing, marketing, community in the context of Open Source software.

WordCamp Europe 2016 will be the fourth WordCamp Europe after three successful editions in Leiden 2013, Sofia 2014 and Seville 2015.

WordCamp Europe is a global WordPress conference and the biggest WordPress conference in Europe with close to 1000 people from more than 50 countries attending every year.

Earlier this month the organising team announced the venue for 2016 – the beautiful Halle E+G in MuseumsQuartier in the center of Vienna and published a call for volunteers.

The call for papers will be open until January 31st, 2016. If you’d like to join the speaker lineup, read the call for speakers and send your talk proposals.



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WordCamp Miami 2016: Looking For Speakers!

The 8th WordCamp Miami is happening February 19-21, 2016 at Florida International University. That means we are currently looking for speakers who want to get on stage and share their knowledge with over 750 attendees. Our deadline to submit proposals is Midnight EST on Monday November 21st, 2015. Apply at https://2016.miami.wordcamp.org/speaker-submissions/

Miami is also the home of BuddyCamp – we have recently announced BuddyCamp Miami 2016 and if you want to talk BuddyPress, bbPress, or social/mobile design… we welcome your applications as well.

Miami is known for it’s warm sunshine and beaches (especially in February!) but also for it’s diverse population… therefore we are looking for a great and diverse speaker submission pool to reflect our local community. Both new and experienced WordCamp speakers are welcome to apply. If you’d like to propose multiple topics, please submit the form multiple times, once for each topic.

Recent feedback and polls have allowed us to share some possible topics that might help you guide your consideration. Here are some suggestions for topics:

– Content Creation (Writing, Strategy)
– Journalism / Podcasting Topics
– Security
– Building Themes
– Freelancing / Business Topics (Dealing w/ Clients, Best Practices, Hiring Developers, etc.)
– Web Design / Theme Design / UI / UX
– Learning About PHP Not Directly Related To WordPress
– Advanced WordPress Development Topics (Coding Themes, Plugins)
– Case Studies (“What We Did Wrong”)
– E-Commerce Topics (Building E-Commerce w/ WordPress)

Can’t wait to show you everything that we are planning. Add WordCamp Miami to your calendar and we look forward to seeing you!

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Full speaker line up and schedule for WordCamp Sofia is up

WordCamp Sofia 2015 will be on October 24-25 and will take place in the Arena Mladost movie theater in Sofia.

The schedule for the conference day on October 24th just went up featuring a great line up of WordPress professionals – WordPress core contributors, designers, marketing experts, writers and consultants.

WordCamp Sofia Contributor day on October 25th has already been announced and will include a parallel track of workshops for new contributors. More details coming soon.

There are only 50 tickets left for the event, so get your ticket for WordCamp Sofia 2015 before they run out!

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