Speakers

Sudar Muthu

I work as a Senior Web Engineer with 10up, a WordPress based design agency. I am involved in WordPress plugin development for more than 8 years and have released about 2 dozen WordPress plugins.

I have also contributed to all major WordPress releases starting from 4.3

I blog about WordPress, and you can find me on Twitter.

Vivek Jain

I am the co-founder and CBDO at rtCamp, a Pune (India) based WordPress.com VIP agency. I am passionate about making successful enterprise projects delivery and about maintaining ongoing client relationships.

I love Jazz, follow Premier league football and am a good (I believe 😉 ) Sunday football player.

Hardeep Asrani

I’m a WordPress developer, working for ThemeIsle as a theme developer and support ninja. I love to contribute to the community in every possible way, and currently trying to get rid of my fear of public speaking.

Nagesh Pai

Happiness Engineer at Automattic
Built WordPress.org based websites prior – Freelance between 2012 – 2016. Worked in Banking & Finance in roles of Digital Marketing
Worked at Tech Media houses and as a Media Planner in Agencies

All aside the reason I am having a successful career is a community website I built without having prior knowledge of programming. – RadioIdli.net . I started it on blogger and step by step graduated it towards WordPress.org. The journey gave me all it took for a splendid career in digital marketing, websites and Automattic!

Yuvraj Vaghela

I work as a Happiness Engineer at Automattic and handle WooCommerce support tickets. I have been using WooCommerce since the time it was launched in 2011 and have handcrafted more than 75 websites using it.

Keerthana Krishnan

Keerthana K is a developer based in Cochin, India. She was a participant in GSoC 2016. She’s a FOSS enthusiast and contributor who likes to chill out by playing with new technology and writing about her coding escapades. She was also a speaker to DebConf16, the official Debian conference in 2016 held at Cape Town, South Africa.

Harshad Mane

Harshad Mane is a PHP Programmer and a WordPress Enthusiast. He’s passionate about WordPress, and using it to develop modern and impressive websites. He has been working in the web industry for over 11 years. Starting as a PHP Progammer, He soon moved his way into WordPress development, and to this day he still loves doing both. When away from computer Harshad enjoys doing yoga, listening to music and thinking about going back to the computer!

Daphnée Laforest

Daphnée is a Product Manager at Human Made, a WordPress Agency and VIP partner of over 40+ employees operated 100% remotely. Her passion for travel made her quickly adopt a location independent lifestyle and develop a massive interest for flexible work. Today she is aiming to inspire others to do the same.

Amit Singh

Amit Singh is a founder and CEO of WPoets Technology. He been working with WordPress since 2007, and contributed his first WordPress plugin to WordPress.org repository in 2008. He has helped organize PHPCamp, WordCamp, Joomla Day and Drupal camp in Pune. He believes that instead of coding websites, we should be able to assemble it, and is working towards that goal at WPoets.

Mahangu Weerasinghe

Hailing from Colombo, Sri Lanka, Mahangu first found WordPress when he stumbled upon 0.70 in the dark recesses of #wordpress on Freenode. He has used and provided support for every major release of the software, and is excited about the impact the platform can have on South Asia. Though once a high school English teacher, his desire to make online publishing more democratic led him to Automattic, where he now works as a Happiness Engineer. He sincerely believes that stellar support will play a pivotal role in helping WordPress power the next 27% of the web!

Yogesh Londhe

Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) Bangalore community lead. Has taught in China, Tajikstan, Kirghizstan, different parts of India over past 20 years. Loves Open Source and Technology for good.