January 2017 Meetup

Big WP Meetup London
Big WP Meetup London
Public group

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The Big Media & Enterprise meetup is open to developers, product managers, and editorial teams who use large, high-traffic WordPress sites. If you plan on attending, please be sure to RSVP as space is limited.

Doors open at 6:00pm and presentations start at 6:30pm.

The event will start with an introduction to the latest WordPress release, followed by four fifteen minute presentations. Talks will cover developer, editorial, and business-related topics that are relevant to big media and enterprise.

6:40pm - John Blackbourn - WordPress 4.7 for big media and enterprise

7:00pm - Controlling WordPress Outside WordPress
Sophie Plimbley (NewsUK)

7:15pm - Using WordPress as a backend (API) to power multiple mobile apps
Jason Agnew (Big Bite Creative)

7:30pm - Progressive Web Applications
Paul Baukus (Google)

7:45pm - WordPress @ The Sun
Pedro Moreira (NewsUK) & John Blackbourn (Human Made)

January's Big Media & Enterprise Meetup is hosted by News UK, publishers of The Times and The Sun, reaching 30 million people each week and growing. Many of the digital products at News UK are powered by WordPress from the relatively small news.co.uk to thesun.co.uk, Britain's fastest growing newspaper website.