ONE WEEK AWAY!

ONE WEEK AWAY!
WORDCAMP COLUMBUS 2016

Columbus State Conference Center
August 26, 27 & 28

GET YOUR TICKETS AND REGISTER TODAY

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FRIDAY – August 26
WordPress 101 & 201

SATURDAY – August 27
4-5 sessions going on every hour!
Game room / Break room
After-party

SUNDAY – August 28
Contributor Day / Business Track

GET THE FULL SCHEDULE

Whether you use WordPress for business or as a hobby, by the end of this 3-day event, you’ll have game-changing plans to move forward with your goals. You’ll walk away with action items you can implement immediately, and invaluable connections you won’t find anywhere else!

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Still not sure if you should attend?
Check out the video from last year

Great lineup of speakers and an incredible price!


At WordCamp Columbus, you’ll learn about WordPress for 3 full days. On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, you’ll have the opportunity to hear speakers talk about things like Content Development, Responsive Theming, PHP Basics for WordPress, WordPress Plugin Development, Making WordPress as Fast as Possible, Widgets, and much, much MORE!

Ticket prices are $40 for the entire weekend. Register now!

Incredible Lineup of Speakers & Sessions

Each session will challenge you. Whether you use WordPress for business or as a hobby, by the end of this 3-day event, you’ll have game-changing plans to move forward with your goals. You’ll walk away with action items you can implement immediately, and invaluable connections you won’t find in a typical networking event.

  • Rich RobinkoffRich
    Robinkoff
  • Adam SchweigertAdam
    Schweigert
  • Angie MeekerAngie
    Meeker
  • Bobby BryantBobby
    Bryant
  • Brian LaymanBrian
    Layman
  • David BrattoliDavid
    Brattoli
  • Dustin HartzlerDustin
    Hartzler
  • Jeff LongJeff
    Long
  • Justin RainsJustin
    Rains
  • Kyle MaurerKyle
    Maurer
  • Maria AverionMaria
    Averion
  • Mary BaumMary
    Baum
  • Megan MorsieMegan
    Morsie
  • Mike HaleMike
    Hale
  • Nathan TylerNathan
    Tyler
  • Paul OylerPaul
    Oyler
  • Sherryl WilsonSherryl
    Wilson
  • Steve GrunwellSteve
    Grunwell

Other speakers not pictured: Thomas Cottrill, Don Abbott, Gary Deer, Ben Keith, Adam W. Warner, & Taylor Howard

See the session schedule details here!

Still not sure if you should attend? Check out the video from last year:

Accommodations near the Columbus State Conference Center

HOTELS all within 1 mile of the conference center

Red Roof PLUS+ Columbus Downtown
111 E. Nationwide Blvd. Columbus, OH 43215
4 out of 5 stars

Drury Inn & Suites Columbus Convention Center
88 E Nationwide Blvd. Columbus, OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel
50 N. 3rd Street, Columbus, OH 43215
4 out of 5 stars

Crowne Plaza
33 E Nationwide Blvd. Columbus, OH 43215
4 out of 5 stars

Hilton Columbus Downtown
401 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Hyatt Regency Columbus
350 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
4 out of 5 stars

Residence Inn
36 E. Gay St. Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Hampton inn and Suites
501 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph
620 North High Street, Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Courtyard Columbus Downtown
35 W. Spring St. Columbus OH 43215
4 out of 5 stars

Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square Hotel
75 E. State St. Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Holiday Inn Columbus Downtown Capital Square
175 E. Town St. Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel
50 S. Front St. Columbus OH 43215
4 ½ out of 5 stars

Or experience Columbus as a local––rent an AirBnb! Find a cottage, loft, or single room to call home as you enjoy WordCamp Columbus 2016. https://www.airbnb.com

Call for Volunteers

We are looking for Volunteers for WordCamp Columbus 2016!

Volunteering on the day of the event is a great way to support and get to know our WordPress community. As our thanks to you, you’ll get free entry and free food!







Welcome to WordCamp Columbus

We’re happy to announce that WordCamp Columbus is officially on the calendar for August 26-28!

WordCamp Columbus will be held on August 26-28 at the Columbus State Conference Center in Downtown Columbus.

We’ll be keeping you posted on all the details over the coming months, including speaker submissions, ticket sales and more!

Call for Sponsors

Welcome Potential Sponsors!

We could not put on WordCamp Columbus without your generous help and support! Please look over our sponsor information below for a detailed view of each sponsorship opportunity.


SPONSORSHIP LEVELS


Platinum Sponsor – $2,000

You’re helping to make our WordCamp possible in a huge way, and we want to say thank you!

  • 2 invitations to the Speaker/Sponsor dinner
  • 5 complimentary passes for the whole weekend.
  • Sponsor seal on your badge(s).
  • The opportunity to do a camp-wide giveaway EACH DAY of Camp (upon approval).
  • Blog post by us on the WordCamp site announcing your sponsorship.
  • Small table in the sponsors corridor for two days of engagement, recruiting, and networking.
  • At least 3 prominent mentions from the main stage each day of Camp
  • Your company logo on banners in the main auditorium.
  • Company logo and blurb in the program given out at the event.
  • Opportunity to sponsor the after-party, lunch, WordPress 101 or 201, Contributor’s Day.
  • Persistent link and logo on the WordCamp Columbus site.

 

Gold Sponsor – $1,500

This sponsorship is great for any organization using or considering WordPress as a platform for your website(s) and would like to get their company in front of our attendees.

  • 1 invitation to the Speaker/Sponsor dinner
  • 4 complimentary passes for the whole weekend.
  • Sponsor seal on your badge(s).
  • The opportunity to do a camp-wide giveaway EACH DAY of Camp (upon approval).
  • Blog post by us on the WordCamp site announcing your sponsorship.
  • Small table in the sponsors corridor for two days of engagement, recruiting, and networking.
  • At least 2 prominent mentions from the main stage each day of Camp
  • Your company logo on banners in the main auditorium.
  • Company logo and blurb in the program given out at the event.
  • Opportunity to sponsor the after-party, lunch, WordPress 101 or 201, Contributor’s Day.
  • Persistent link and logo on the WordCamp Columbus site.

Silver Sponsor – $1,000

This sponsorship is great for an agency using WordPress for development, or a small business who would like to get their company in front of all of our attendees.

  • 3 complimentary passes for the whole weekend.
  • Sponsor seal on your badge(s).
  • Blog post by us on the WordCamp site announcing your sponsorship.
  • Small table in the sponsors corridor for two days of engagement, recruiting, and networking.
  • Company logo and blurb in the program given out at the event.
  • A tweet thanking you for your sponsorship of WordCamp Columbus.
  • Opportunity to give away swag at the general event table (registration hallway)
  • Persistent link and logo on the WordCamp Columbus site.

Meetup or Team Sponsor – $500

If you’re a WordPress developer or a small business who uses WordPress, this sponsorship level is for you!

  • 2 complimentary passes for the whole weekend.
  • Sponsor seal on your badge(s).
  • Inclusion in a blog post thanking all Sponsors.
  • Listed in sponsors in program.
  • Persistent link and logo on the WordCamp Columbus site.

Freelancer or Consultant Sponsor – $250

Finally, we’ll be offering the Meetup Sponsor ticket in addition to the Individual ticket when tickets go on sale. Here’s how Freelancer sponsors will be acknowledged:

  • 1 complimentary pass for the whole weekend.
  • Sponsor seal on your badge(s).
  • Our thanks for helping to make it all possible!