WordCamp Minneapolis – St. Paul Event Details

WHO:

Everyone who loves, uses or would like to use the WordPress platform as a blogging tool or CMS

WHAT:

It’s a highly energized learning and sharing event for WordPress enthusiasts.  If you are new to WordPress or a savvy veteran, there will be opportunities to share your experience and learn from the Pros.  WordCamps are organized by local WordPress users and each is a little different.  The common threads are Expert Speakers, spontaneous discussions, idea sharing, and networking. Lunch and other goodies will be provided throughout the day.  WiFi is available for all participants so bring your laptop if you are so inclined.

WHEN:

Saturday, November 13th, 2010
Registration begins at 8am with non-stop action until 7pm

WHERE:

Best Buy Headquarters located at 7601 Penn Ave S Richfield, MN 55423
Please use the main entrance when you arrive.  In order for you to be let into the building, you must be registered for WordCamp MSP. Don’t forget a photo I.D!!

WHY:

This unique event promises to bring together some of the “best of the best” in Speakers and Trainers from around Minnesota who will share their experiences from the basic to the advanced.  Think of WordCamp as more of a sprint than a marathon…you will be inundated with ideas and opportunities to learn and share with fellow WordPress gurus.

Additional Information:

REGISTRATION:

Registration begins at 8am. Please don’t arrive any earlier than this, there will be plenty of time to get everyone checked in before sessions begin. Since you will be on your own for breakfast, the Caribou Coffee located in the Best Buy Campus has agreed to be open from 7am-12pm at WordCamp for your convenience.

LUNCH:

Lunch will be provided by Buca di Beppo. We’ll be serving spaghetti marinara, Caesar salad, and bread. Beverages will also be available throughout the day.

AFTER PARTY:

The WordCamp MSP after party will be held at Oak City in Bloomington, which is only a short drive from the Best Buy Campus. The after party will begin at 8pm; allowing attendees a chance to grab dinner after WordCamp, which ends at 7pm, and make their way on over to Oak City. Please remember to bring you WordCamp badge so we know you are a part of our group! Drink tickets and Oak City gift cards will be given away throughout the day at WordCamp and 2-4-1 specials begin at 9:30pm. For more information on the after party click here.

AREA HOTELS:

Ramada Minneapolis Airport West
612- 861-1000 ‎

Extended Stay America Hotel Minneapolis – Bloomington
952-884-1400 OR 800-804-3724

Hilton Bloomington Hotel Minneapolis
952- 893-9500 ‎

Hampton Inn
612-861-1000 ‎

Directions to Venue:

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