Making the unusual leap from a virology degree to bartending to web development Rob started out in the ecommerce sector but now spends most of his time writing plugins at interconnect/it in his native Liverpool.
Code Wrangler at Automattic. BuddyPress Lead Developer.
Mike co-founded WordPress over 10 years ago. Enough said.
Geek, Blogger and Developer. Tim is a ‘stuff’ consultant on all things from AI to XML.
Forever learning, usually coding, @phpnw organiser and community enabler.
I am a theme wrangler with Automattic and live and breathe WordPress themes. I want to pass this passion on with a talk that focuses on the small things.
Lead organiser at @SWSheffield (Startup Weekend Sheffield) Helping aspiring entrepreneurs in the City to build ‘the right thing’ through experiential learning and customer validation.
Web developer / entrepreneur, founded UK WordPress agency Human Made Limited with brother @joe_hoyle in 2010 and happytables ltd. with @noeltock in 2012.
Graham carries out accessibility tests on websites – both large and small – and then advises the site owners on the results. He also works with other web developers to explain accessibility concepts and to suggest solutions for web accessibility issues.
After running a successful freelance business for over a decade Jonny joined Tanc Design as a director and Head of Digital, based in Birmingham. He specialises in bespoke WordPress theme development and is the creator and project lead on Wonderflux – the free, open source WordPress theme framework.
Tom J Nowell
Web developer in the UK and moderator on WordPress Stack Exchange.
Ian tries to help people make less awful websites, through good UX practice and front-end trickery.
He thinks this whole ‘mobile web’ thing is catching on and we had best be prepared.