Speakers

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Amit Kumar Singh

Amit Singh is a founder and CEO of WPoets Technology, a Pune based WordPress development company. He has been working with WordPress since 2007, and contributed his first WordPress plugin to WordPress.org repository in 2008.

He has helped organize PHPCamp, WordCamp, Joomla Day and Drupal camp in Pune. He believes that instead of coding websites, we should be able to assemble it, and is working towards that goal at WPoets. Amit Kumar Singh will be speaking on Alternative Development Techniques On WordPress

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Ankur Raheja

Ankur Raheja is into law practice with over a decade of experience that includes consultancy to Technology Companies in matters relating to Cyber Law Compliance of websites, Cyber Crime Advisory, online issues as to Copyrights, Trademarks including Domain Disputes, Cyber Defamation, IPR Registration, Company Formation and more. He also possesses Master’s degree in Computer Applications; Fellow membership of Institute of Company Secretaries of India in addition to Bachelors of Law, which provides him with an in-depth understanding of the techno-legal domain.

He is an .IN Domain Dispute Panelist / Arbitrator with .IN Registry (NIXI) and has presided over as a Sole Arbitrator in numerous matters and Domain Dispute Panelist for other TLDs with ADNDRC, Hong Kong and MFSD, Italy. He has helped enforcement agencies in Cybercrime Investigation and is spreading techno-legal awareness through his venture CyLaw.

He is also a member of the Internet Society (ISOC) and an active member of the ICANN Working Groups on WHOIS policy and Rights Protection Mechanism and he has been actively using WordPress since August 2004! Ankur Raheja will be speaking on Interactive Session on WordPress, GPL and Copyrights : Learn why you cannot afford to ignore your legal strategy ?

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Arun Bansal

Arun is co-founder and CEO at ServerGuy, a Managed Cloud Company. Since 2009, he has been working with businesses helping them Automate, Scale and Secure their Cloud Infrastructure. He has extensive experience with WordPress Scaling & Security.

He is also co-founder of StartupCafe and is advisor to startups like AdPushup, ThinkWP and Zest.MD. He also loves reading books on Philosophy, Biographies, Business & Investment. His newfound passions include Sales and Marketing Automation. Arun Bansal will be speaking on WordPress Security Master Plan

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Ashutosh Gaur

I am a Serial Entrepreneur and a Developer. I have founded 3 companies and consulted in various other online ventures helping entrepreneurs with technical resources to help them launch their products.

Out of the 3 ventures, 2 have been IT companies where I headed the Business development and WordPress Development section and the other venture is an Online Radio Station where I head the Creative front. I have been associated with the WordPress domain now from past 4 years and have successfully helped complete and launch over 50 products.

I believe that innovation and creativity go hand in hand and that ideas are in the air, one must not waste time implementing what they wish to do. Ashutosh Gaur will be speaking on How WordPress can serve to be the first building block of your Entrepreneurial Journey

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Harsh Aggarwal

Harsh has been involved in the WordPress space for more than half a decade. He is popularly known as blog scientist for his award-winning Blog ShoutMeLoud.com.

As a professional blogger, Harsh has the opportunity to work directly with numerous brands since 2008. He also consult brands with their affiliate program strategies & helped numerous Indian startup with growth hacking. His superpower is his passion for blogging & interest in understanding customer psychology. Harsh Aggarwal will be speaking on Growth hacking your WordPress blog – Traffic and monetisation. Learn More »

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Mani Karthik

From start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, he’s helped companies sell everything online, from software to cars, finance to e-com & agencies to enterprises. A passionate blogger & online marketing expert, he believes WordPress is one of the core reasons for his success. Mani Karthik will be speaking on From being a small town blogger to building a successful marketing career in Silicon Valley – How WordPress & blogging helped me.

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Rahul Bansal

Rahul is the founder and CEO of rtCamp – only WordPress.com VIP Partner from Asia. His WordPress journey began in 2007 when he was looking for ways to customize his blog.

Later on, he moved from professional blogging to freelancing, and from freelancing to starting rtCamp in 2009.

At work, Rahul plays multiple roles, switching between sysadmin (his favorite), to sales and everything else company demands from him. Over the years, Rahul has contributed to the WordPress community in different ways as a WordCamp speaker, organizer, volunteer, polyglot, theme/plugins developer. Rahul Bansal will be speaking on Selling WordPress to Enterprises Learn More »

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Rodney D. Ryder

Rodney D. Ryder is a lawyer with nearly two decades of experience in Indian Technology, Intellectual Property and New Media Laws. Mr. Ryder is the Managing Partner of Scriboard [www.scriboard.com], a full service commercial law firm with cutting edge specialisation in technology, new media and intellectual property laws. He is the author of Guide to Cyber Laws: the Information Technology Act, 2000, E-Commerce, Data Protection and the Internet, the first section-wise analysis of the Indian Information Technology Act, 2000. He is presently Advisor to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India on the implementation of the Information Technology Act, 2000. He counsels clients and represents them in litigation regarding technology law, data security, compliance with law enforcement and intellectual property strategy.

Mr. Ryder has been nominated as a ‘Leading Lawyer’ in intellectual property, technology, communications and media law by Asia Law, Who’sWhoLegal, Asia Legal 500, amongst other International publications. Mr. Ryder has been listed as one of India’s leading lawyers in the ’40 under 45′ study conducted by WhosWhoLegal, United Kingdom.

His second book, Intellectual Property and the Internet [published by LexisNexis] has been acknowledged to be an authoritative work on domain name disputes by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India and has been quoted in the first and only judgement by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India on domain names [Satyam Infoway Ltd. v. Sifynet Solutions Pvt. Ltd.; (2004) 6 SCC 145]. He is advisor to the National Internet Exchange of India [NIXI] and a member of the panel of independent and neutral arbitrators with NIXI. Rodney D. Ryder will be speaking on Interactive Session on WordPress, GPL and Copyrights : Learn why you cannot afford to ignore your legal strategy ?

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Varun Sharma

Varun is the CEO & Founder, Teclab Solutions – Parent Firm for Tech Banker

Tech Banker is a leading WordPress Plugin Development Firm having developed major famous plugins like Contact Bank, Gallery Bank, Mail Bank, Clean Up Optimizer, Captcha Bank etc.

He runs two websites right now. http://beta.tech-banker.com and http://tech-banker.com which can provide you the info you’re searching for. Varun Sharma will be speaking on How to make your WordPress Code Super Readable, Safe & Secure! Learn More »