Category Archives: Announcement

Announcing Our Keynote Speaker: Chris Lema


Hello everyone!

Today we get to share with you some amazing news. Chris Lema, of fame, will be our keynote speaker. He will be kicking off the event in a most glorious and inspiring fashion, as only Chris can do. He’s been working with WordPress for 9 years and he blogs daily, most frequently about the WordPress ecosystem.

We can say with certainty that you’ll be quite disappointed if you miss this year’s event.

Tickets are still available, so get yours today!

Keep your eye on the blog and @WCGrandRapids for the next two weeks as we’ll be announcing many more speakers and other interesting tidbits.

Speak at WordCamp Grand Rapids 2014

Speaker applications for WordCamp Grand Rapids 2014 are due in a few days: July 18. Now’s the time to apply. Why?

  • Give back to the WordPress community by sharing your knowledge and experience.
  • Gain credibility as someone with experience in some area of WordPress.
  • Meet prospective clients, potential business partners, and other enthusiastic members of the WordPress community.

Please apply to speak by July 18. If speaking isn’t for you, maybe you know someone else who you’d like to hear speak. Encourage them to apply!

Welcome to WordCamp Grand Rapids

La Grande Vitesse – Calder Sculpture

Hello world! Another incredible year has passed and we are very excited to announce WordCamp Grand Rapids 2014, taking place Aug 15-17, 2014.

We’re still fleshing out some of the details for the event and this website. If you’re already interested in speaking, sponsoring or volunteering, or attending, we are ready for you!

You can learn more about our venue and travel information, or just get in touch.

We have lots to announce in the coming weeks and we hope you’re as excited as we are!