Special thanks to these sponsors for investing in higher education and WordPress. Their support provides an affordable experience for attendees.

Doctoral Sponsors

Pantheon is a website operations platform for Drupal and WordPress, running more than 200,000 sites in the cloud and serving over 10 billion pageviews a month. Pantheon’s multitenant, container-based platform enables educational institutions to manage all of their websites from a single dashboard. Customers include Arizona State University, Cornell, Harvard, Yale, and Penn. For more information, visit pantheon.io/edu.

Graduate Sponsors

Since 2005, CampusPress has powered WordPress Multisite networks for thousands of schools and universities around the world. Our managed hosting, support, security, design, and development services are tailored specifically for education. Let us take care of your blog networks, faculty/department sites, ePortfolio projects, and even main websites.
Modern Tribe is a digital agency. We design and engineer any and all touch points in your digital ecosystem. From websites and apps, to custom software, apis, and tools — we build solutions that accomplish real world objectives. We do it beautifully and at scale.
Real-time detection and prevention against all web shell based attacks. Monarx provides an application security solution to protect WordPress websites against the top attack method used to compromise these sites: web shells/backdoors. Quit trying to find and cleanup backdoors…stop them from happening in the first place.

As the team behind 5-star free plugins like WP Smush image optimizer, Hummingbird performance booster, SmartCrawl SEO and Defender security, WPMU DEV is giving WordPress superpowers to users around the world. WPMU DEV is a league of WordPress experts and the creators of your complete WordPress developer and site management toolkit. Members have access to dozens of services, including managed hosting, automated updates, site reports, and — all with 24/7 live support.

Undergraduate Sponsors

Use the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to take full control of your WordPress edit screens and custom field data. Add fields on demand: Our field builder allows you to quickly and easily add fields to WP edit screens. Add them anywhere: Fields can be added to posts, users, taxonomy terms, media, comments and even custom options pages. Show them everywhere: Load and display your custom field values in any theme template file.
DragonTeach by Wiley Solutions is an application designed to help instructors teach students WordPress. With built-in hosting and student administration, as well as automatic marking for assignments and projects, it helps instructors spend less time grading and more time with students helping them succeed.
elearningfreak has been helping instructional designers, universities and businesses get their e-learning content into WordPress since 2011. Upload any tool’s content and even custom content including Articulate Storyline, Rise, Studio, Adobe Captivate, iSpring, Gomo, Elucidat and more. Your content will look great no matter the content, theme or device.  Works with any WordPress page builder/editor!
Happy Prime is a web agency and strategic partner. We work with organizations in higher education, non-profits, and enterprises to help achieve their goals. Happy Prime contributes to open source and participates with the open source community. We believe an open and accessible web is beneficial to everyone. We want to do good work with good people. We want to do interesting work with interesting people. We are alert and available.
LearnDash is the most trusted WordPress-based learning management system (LMS) for higher education. Used by institutions like the University of Michigan (case study), Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Washington to deliver impressive online educational experiences.
Penguins! Capitalism! What do you mean brand keywords? At Pgogy Webstuff, we’ve worked with 40 percent of the world’s top ten universities. So given how bad our marketing is, imagine how good our code must be. Well don’t imagine. Just come say hello sometime and talk about how we can work together.
Platform.sh is a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that develops and delivers applications in multiple languages and frameworks across multiple clouds. We take care of your infrastructure—from hosting and technology to global deployment, enterprise-grade SLAs and 24×7 expert support. So you can focus on building cool, new features and apps—faster.
SMILE helps educational organisations become more authentic, timely, and personalised with a suite of creative services and digital products.

Associate Sponsors

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