WordCamp Asia (WCAsia) 2023 will be held from February 17-19. Our team can’t wait to see you! Stay tuned for a recap of the event, how to get involved as a WordPress contributor, and what to prepare for future WordCamps.
What is WordCamp Asia?
Traditionally, WordCamp events have been held in places like Europe, America, and Centro America as community learning spaces for people interested in all things WordPress.
But this year, the event organizers will launch Asia’s first flagship WordCamp, kicking things off in the iconic Thai city of Bangkok. The event will be held within the True Icon Hall within the mixed development space. Icon Siam. Many shopping, dining, and extra-curricular activities are also available here, all held at the same location.
New to WordCamp? Here’s a quick breakdown of what to expect:
Traditional WordCamp events bring together creators and innovators (from all industries and backgrounds) to share their WordPress open source software ideas.
The intention is to make it a better tool for everyone to use. WordPress open source project Innovative group effort.
So, whether you’re a freelancer setting up your first portfolio website or an experienced software engineer developing a new plugin, WordCamp is the place to learn and discover new opportunities through: .
- networking opportunities
- panel discussion
- webinar session
- Ask WordPress questions at various sponsor booths
As an added bonus for attending, you can also expect free goodies, cool prizes and an after-hours party.
What is the difference between WordCamp and other conventions?
Unlike other conventions, there is no endless line of sellers pitching their products at WordCamp.
Alternatively, you can find informal gatherings in the corridors between sessions called hallway tracks. There, people can network, share insights from their favorite industries, and discuss important events in their respective fields.
Although we have an active sponsor area, these brands are interested in building relationships and being part of the WordPress community.
Learn from WordPress Contributors
One of the most important ways to empower WordCamp attendees is the Contributor Day. It’s the gathering place for WordPress users across the platform and around the world. split into teams Discuss how it will help the overall project. It’s also a great opportunity for people to ask questions and meet new people from different industries.
Anyone can and should Sign up to become a contributor, regardless of skill level or background.of solicit submissions from contributors It’s also a fun way for attendees to share stories about their personal experiences at the event, along with tips and ideas they learned along the way.
Planning Your WordCamp Asia 2023 Experience
If you want to attend an event in person, you need to plan. Please be flexible. asia.wordcamp.org Visit the website and create a list of parties and people you would like to meet. Get a list of great tips from our team here:
Meet the GoDaddy Ground Team at WCAsia 2023
As proud supporters of the WordPress community, the GoDaddy team is a friendly group of people eager to get in on the action with over 40 representatives of the various brands within the company. Here are some of the notable faces you will see:
- Adam Warner – Field Marketing Director
- Courtney Robertson – Web Designer and Developer Advocate
- Mike Schroder – Core Developer / Performance Contributor
- George Mamadashvili – Gutenberg contributor
- Gina Innocent – Field Marketing Specialist
- Ken Crockett – Community Contributor
- Maja Loncar – Field Marketing, EMEA
- Guarav Nakul – Senior Marketing Manager, India
- Drew Wilde – Managed WordPress Hosting
- Brian Bautista – Media
- Nikki Chavengsub – Director of Marketing, APAC
- Nada ElSharkawy – Marketing Manager, APAC
- Auch Lim – Marketing Manager, APAC
Do you have a boat?
As you may have noticed, WordCamp has an event about boats. In Porto, we sailed on a pirate ship for WordCamp Europe 2022, and again in San Diego for WordCamp US 2022.We’re still working out the details and getting ready to collect RSVPs, but we’re actually planning to have another boat. GoDaddy Pro for Twitter for future publication.
Shall we meet there?
We look forward to seeing you at WordCamp Asia. Please let us know if you are there.