Community Chat | May 14, 2015

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The chat started off by sending good vibes to the WordCamps coming up this weekend (Lisboa, Maine, and Nashville). Next we got team updates from WPTV, DeputiesDeputy Community Deputies are a team of people all over the world who review WordCamp and Meetup applications, interview lead organizers, and generally keep things moving at WordCamp Central. Find more about deputies in our Community Deputy Handbook., Improving, and MeetupsMeetup Meetup groups are locally-organized groups that get together for face-to-face events on a regular basis (commonly once a month). Learn more about Meetups in our Meetup Organizer Handbook.. Here are the team highlights:

From WPTV (@jerrysarcastic)

From Improving (@iandunn)

  • The WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. organizer survey is still open.

From WordCamps (Cami)

  • WordCamps this weekend: Main, Lisboa, and Nashville
  • WordCamps this month: Calgary, Miami, Brisbane, and Buenos Aires
  • 31 on the calendar and 30 more in pre-planning.

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