Announcements

WordPress 10th anniversary networking event – May 27th

WordPress is turning 10 on May 27th so we’re celebrating. Come out and network with new and familiar WordPress friends. This event will be a great opportunity to ask questions and chat about WordPress in a friendly and informal setting.

The anniversary event is being held in over 200 cities across the globe. We really hope you’ll join us blow out the proverbial candles on WordPress’ anniversary cake.

When: May 27, 2013 7pm
Where: James St. Pub, 390 Bank St, downstairs
No cover charge.

Register at: http://www.meetup.com/WordPress/Ottawa-CA/

The Twitter hash tag for this event is #WP10

Toronto WordCamps

Toronto WordCamps are coming up!

User WordCamp, September 29-30 – http://2012.toronto.wordcamp.org/

“Our September conference is geared towards WordPress users, ranging from first-time newbies to seasoned pros.” – WordCamp Toronto

They are offering 3 tracks:

  • WordPress 101 (Working with WordPress Out-of-the-Box)
  • WordPress 102 (WordPress.org, Plugins & Themes)
  • WordPress 103 (Improving Performance & Using Analytics/Metrics)

Tickets are for sale, speakers and topics should be posted soon.

 

Developer WordCamp, November 3-4

“We’re hosting a 2nd conference in November that focuses entirely on the dev side of WordPress. If server infrastructure, Github, JS, PHP, MySQL, IDE’s, etc… are more your thing, come see what we’ve got brewing @ GBC in the fall.” – WordCamp Toronto

Summer 2012 WordCamp Line-up

WordCamp dates are starting to be announced at WordCamp Central.

“WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress.” “WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users like you. Everyone from casual users to core developers participate, share ideas, and get to know each other.”  – wordcamp central

  1. Montreal is not set yet, but is tentative for Aug, 18/19, 2012.
  2. Toronto has a regular camp scheduled for Sept 29/30, 2012.
  3. Toronto also has a developer camp scheduled for Nov 3/4, 2012.

WordCamp Toronto 2011

WordCamp Toronto is November 5th & 6th, 2011.

“What do you get when you combine 300 web designers, programmers, small business owners and bloggers with 18 great speakers, 3 presentation streams, 3 hands-on workshops and lots of coffee? WordCamp Toronto 2011, that’s what!!”

For details see: http://2011.toronto.wordcamp.org/