We have some very interesting topics lined up for everyone this year! Here’s our list of confirmed speakers who can’t wait to share their knowledge and skills with you.
Talk: Plenary & WordPress Themes
Chelsea Otakan is a Design Wrangler at Automattic and UI Group Contributor at WordPress. She is also one of two Filipinos who work for Automattic. It’s been a while since she’s been in the Philippines. Chelsea is thrilled to come back and meet the local WordPress community and share her experience.
Talk: Building a WordPress Theme with _s
Philip Arthur Moore is a United States-born, Hanoi-based expatriate. He is a WordPress Theme Wrangler at Automattic. Music lover. Chocoholic.
Talk: Blogging Ethics and Standards
Danny Arao is a webmaster, and an assistant professor of the Department of Journalism at the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication. He is also the managing editor of the Philippine Journalism Review, a publication of the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility.
Talk: The Power of Your Story Through WordPress
Kimanzi Constable is an author who has self-published two eBooks and sold over 60,000 copies. He is an international speaker, coach and consultant. His mission is to help people live the full and abundant life they deserve. He is an WordPress lover and WordCamp expert. He has spoken at numerous WordCamps held in New York, Reno, Arkansas, Grand Rapids, New Mexico, Los Angeles and Sydney, Australia. He is ready to come and share his real life experience in the Philippines.
Talk: SEO and WordPress
Kim Tyrone Agapito is a Search, Social Media and Creative Marketing Consultant. He is a frequent lecturer and speaker on Pro Blogging, SEO and Internet Marketing conferences sought by organizations, schools and businesses. He currently runs over a hundred WordPress-powered sites including KimoftheWorld, an SEO and Pro Blogging blog and ArticleScholar, a Guest Post Hub and Service Center.
Jayvee Fernandez has been blogging for a decade and hopes to share his wisdom in WordCamp Philippines for the second time. He is Senior Manager for Online Assets at ID8, a SMART Consultant and is a member of AIM’s (our venue) faculty. During his spare time, Jayvee dabbles in underwater photography.
Marck Ronald Rimorin is Intelligence Strategist at Netbooster Asia. His approach in social media marketing is grounded on the essentials of always-on, research, doing things based on verifiable data, and the long-term involvement of brands in the communities they participate in. He is a Philippine Blog Awards Awardee and was featured on the BBC.
More speakers coming soon!