WordCamp Nepal 2022 is successfully completed on Nov 5th & 6th at Chitwan Garden Resort Bharatpur, a city of one horn Rhino. WordPress enthusiasts and different-level WordPress practitioners around 800 actively participated to successfully run the event. It was a huge event that concluded by giving back to the community by providing a networking platform and sharing experiences and stories.
On the first day of the WordCamp Nepal conference, national and international well-known speakers presented on a wide range of topics, from technical developer-level issues to more educational ones. There were altogether 18 speakers where 4 of them were international speakers, and 6 were females.
Inspiring speakers from Bangladesh, Tanaz Masaba delivered a speech on the topic How To Avoid Burnout When Working With WordPress, and Rayhan Arif talked about Content Marketing. Likewise, amazing speakers from India Rahul D Sarker presented about SEO (Search Engine Optimization), and Aditya Shah delivered a talk on WPCLI Unleased.
Intelligent speakers from Nepal, Abhishek Rijal, Alina Kakshapati, Roshan Jaiswal, Nabin Jaiswal, Anup Adhikari, Eeda Rijal, Garvit Shrestha, Krishna Neupane, Laxman Bhattarai, Shristi Shrestha, Santosh Bhandari, Sunita Rai, Zena Paudel delivered wonderful speeches that were firmly focused on using and developing WordPress.
Similarly, there was a panel discussion at the end of the day first. Paras Khadka was a moderator and the panelists were Suwash Khadka, the President of WP Nepal, Coordinator of WordPress Nepal Community, and Rabin Shrestha, Co-founder and CEO- ThemeGrill. The panel Discussion was focused on “WordPress in Business and Prospects of the Community”.They discussed on how the growth of a WordPress Business comes together, and the differences in the context of Nepal. Besides this, they also talked about the challenges, solutions and opportunities that come with the development of WordPress.
The Contributor Day took place on the second day of the event. On this day, the expert contributor day team leads shared their expertise and knowledge with the new bibes and enthusiasts of WordPress.The intellectual team leads were Ananta raj Mishara, Milan Hamal, Suwash Kunwar, Rajan Lama, Regan Khadki, Anil Basnet, Bigyan Ghimire, Santosh Kunwar, Nilkantha Koirala, Sandeep Pangeni who spoke on how we can contribute to the WordPress and the WordPress Community. They also encouraged to create wonderful and amazing themes, templates, plugins, addons and upgrade oneself on polyglots, support, patterns, languages and more.
WordCamp Nepal 2022 was supported and sponsored by popular national and international organizations. JetPack, Bluehost, WooCommerce, Nexcess, WordPress.com, and Weglot were the platinum sponsors. In addition, Rigorous web services was a gold sponsor and Web Experts Nepal and Mysterio were silver sponsors. In the same way, Yoast SEO, Cloudways, WPML, and Indreni College were bronze Level Sponsors. Codepixelz supported for Token, Vito Education supported for before party and Sunway College Kathmandu supported for after party. There were some other micro sponsors such as Pathao, Paycom, Genesis Web Technology, Aashish Aama homestay, Urja Lab, ubuntu DDE and Khalti Supported as a payment partner.
This WordCamp event was organized by more than 100 people from all over Nepal. This event was hosted by Anjali Baruwal and Arjun Gurung. The conference ended by declaring the next WordCamp Nepal happening at Pokhara in 2024 expecting around 1000 + attendees.