2011 Schedule

Here’s the WordCamp Cape Town 2011 schedule. Below you’ll find some amazing speakers and topics that will make up a fun-filled day of WordPress goodness. Be advised that the schedule is subject to change at anytime.

Please use the hashtag #WCCT for this year’s WordCamp. Tweet away =)

15 September 2011

V&A Waterfront Clock Tower | Atlantic Imbizo

Time Publisher Tech/Development WordCamp After Party
8:00 Registration
9:15 Opening Remarks and Introduction by Ashley Shaw
9:30 Fred Roed

What a 60’s Rock n’ Roll Band Can Teach Us About Online Publishing

Fred Roed

Jason Bagley

Responsive Web Design

Jason Bagley

10:15 Craig Strachan

Syndicating your blog

Craig Strachan

Byron Rode

Improving Ease of Use with the WordPress Admin Dashboard

Byron Rode

10:45 Tea/Coffee Break 2011
11:15 Dan Milward


Dan Milward

Ashley Shaw

Scaling WordPress

Ashley Shaw

12:00 Jess Green

How to deal with non-technical WordPress clients

Jess Green

Roy Foubister

Building high volume websites with WordPress

Roy Foubister

12:30 Lunch Bringing
13:30 David Mugo

WordPress as a CMS

Nur Ahmad Furlong

Matt Geri


Matt Geri

14:15 Oluniyi D. Ajao

Harnessing the full power of WordPress for multimedia publishing

Oluniyi D. Ajao

David Perel

Obox Mobile

David Perel

15:00 Tea/Coffee Break African
15:30 Rafiq Philips

WordPress SEO 101: Theory

Rafiq Philips

Jeff Pearce

Using WordPress as a development framework

Jeff Pearce

16:15 Neil Pursey

WordPress SEO 101: Practical demostration

Neil Pursey

The Business of WordPress: Making Money in more ways than one

Adii Pienaar


Panel Discussion: The Future of WordPress Publishing

With Neil Pursey, Marc Perel, Charl Norman and Joe Botha.
Neil PurseyMarc Perel - Obox ThemesCharl NormanJoe Botha

Panel Discussion: Making Money with WordPress

With Adii Pienaar, Dan Milward, David Perel and Jess Green

Adii PienaarDan MilwardDavid PerelJess Green

18:00 The Don’s Ambient and Glitch-Hop excursion In
19:00 D-Joe’s Minimal yet Funky Techno Style.
20:00 Convict Iain’s Bespoke Breaks Have
21:00 Illustrious Iggi’s Indie Electro Fun.