Speaking & Events
I’ve been invited to speak at events about various subjects, and other events I’ve worked or attended. If you’ll be where I am in the near future, I hope you’ll say hi!
I’ll be posting links to slides, videos and transcripts as they become available.
Contact me to speak at your upcoming event.
- WordPress Meetup Milano – June 4, 2013
- BlogHer 2013 – Chicago, July 2013
- WordCamp Europe – The Netherlands, October 2013
WordPress Meetup NYC - May 21, 2013.
Speaker. “Delving into the WordPress Media Manager.”
WordPress.com VIP Developer Workshop - Napa, CA, May 2013.
WordPress Meetup Milano – April 23, 2013.
LeWeb Paris, December 2012.
TBEX Europe, September 21-22, 2012.
Speaker. “How to run your site like a WordPress.com VIP (even if you’re not)” – VIP tools for self-hosted WP sites.
Professional Women’s Association of Milan – Milan, Italy. September 19, 2012.
Solo presentation event. “Personal Branding” (a workshop).
WordCamp San Francisco, August 4, 2012.
paidContent, May 23, 2012.
WordPress Workshop, Rome Bloggers, May 13, 2012.
Solo presentation event.
Italy Expat Writers Book and App Fair, May, 12, 2012.
News International Digital Collective, April 24, 2012. (private event)
Speaker. “Innovation in the media with WordPress & organizational innovation with Automattic.”
SXSW Interactive Festival, Austin, Texas, March 9-13, 2012.
American Business Group, Milan, February 17, 2012.
Speaker. “Online Tools for Entrepreneurs: Create. Collaborate. Communicate.” (a condensed version).
LeWeb conference in Paris, December 7-9, 2011.
Ignite Speaker. “The Future of Working: the Distributed Company.” Slides and video in English.
Girl Geek Dinner Milano #18, Milan, Italy. October 14, 2011.
Speaker. “Productivity on your Android Mobile: Top 10 Tips and 40+ Apps.“ Slides in English.
KnowCamp, Modena, Italy. October 8th, 2011.
Speaker. “Digital Curation: The New Frontier of Knowledge.”Slides in English.
WordCamp San Francisco 2011 – San Francisco, CA. August 2011.
Speaker. The annual official WordPress conference. I presented on the Large-Scale Installs day: “WordPress for Large-Scale Installs.” Slides in English.
BlogHer ’11 – San Diego, California. August 2011.
Panel speaker. Presented on a panel about extending websites with community features (and featuring BuddyPress and bbPress, too): “Adding Community Features to your blog”
Groupon Affiliate Webinar – June 2011.
Solo presentation event. “Working with WordPress” presentation and live Q&A. Most popular webinar in their history.
WordCamp Milan 2011 – Milan, Italy. May 2011.
Speaker. Presented “Come fare soldi con WordPress (best practices per consulenti WP)” in Italian. (translated: How to make money with WordPress – best practices for WP consultants).
Professional Women’s Association of Milan – Milan, Italy. May 2011.
Solo presentation event. Presented “Create, Collaborate, Communicate: Online tools for Entrepreneurs” in English.
Stampa Estera – Foreign Press, Milan, May 2011.
Solo presentation event. Presented “How to use WordPress as a website (not blog)” to foreign journalists, in Italian. Slides in English and Italian.
SXSW Festival: Interactive, March 2011.
Participant and WordPress.com Happiness Bar. Attended the festival and worked Automattic’s trade booth, the Happiness Bar. Made a brief appearance on TWIT Live (This Week in Tech) by Leo LaPorte at 36:45.
Forum della Communicazione Digitale – Digital Communication Forum, February 2011.
Speaker. Presented an Ignite on “La nuova azienda digitale” – “The new digital company: distributed, online, transparent“ in Italian. Slides in English and Italian.
Girl Geek Dinners, New York City, October 2010.
WordCamp New York City – NY, NY. October 2010.
Speaker and Happiness Bar. Presented “How to Use Featured Images with WordPress” in English, and worked at the Happiness Bar. Slides in English.
Social Media Week – Milan, Italy.
Speaker. Interviewed at the Social Media Breakfast about social networking and geo-localization, in Italian. Video in Italian.
Girl Geek Dinners Milano – Dinners #1-14.
Organizer and Speaker. Attended dinner #1, and organized dinners #2-14 as main sponsorship coordinator. Retired in 2011, but a frequent attendee. Presented “Getting Involved in Open Source Software” in Italian in 2008. Slides in English and Italian.
Contact me to speak at your upcoming event.