The Joomla! project is pleased to announce that the inaugural Joomla! World Conference will be held in Melbourne, Australia on 3 - 7 November 2010.
The five-day conference features a series of program tracks to suit everyone from end-users to enterprise-level business leaders, and will bring together Joomla! leadership team members, developers, designers, and users. During the conference, there will be a number of different sessions going on, including:
- Joomla! Development Team and Community Team presentations
- Seminars by popular extension developers
- Flexible workshop sessions
- Hands-on training
A conference highlight will be the first face-to-face meetings for many in the global Joomla community. Several fun and networking events are planned to help attendees exchange ideas and make connections. The conference will feature key Joomla! figures Andrew Eddie, Sam Moffat and Louis Landry.
Conference chairman Matthias Raab said, "we're honored to have been selected to host this conference, and w e're excited to invite the Joomla! world into our local community. Melbourne is a great city for shopping, arts, sightseeing and dining too, so family and friends are most welcome as well!"
OSM President, Ryan Ozimek said, "I've been very pleased to see the hard work of the local organizing team. It's been great to see their hard work in building this first Joomla! World Conference, and we at OSM are at the ready to help them reach success."
We want your input and suggestions as to how we can make this a terrific conference for the community. We welcome your help in making this a success by reaching out to us to share your ideas via our conference Web site.
Ready to learn more about the conference? Hop over to the early release of the conference's Web site at http://conference.joomla.org.