WordCamp Asia 2023, the primary flagship occasion to happen in Asia, is only a few months away, scheduled for February 17-19, 2023, in Bangkok, Thailand. Organizers have announced the first round of speakers, a various number of WordPress professionals from Asia and throughout the globe.
The occasion has additionally unveiled its wapuu mascot. After receiving 10 design submissions from eight designers from India, Malaysia, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Japan, organizers chosen the Chao Phraya Boat Wapuu. Designer Chiaki Kouno defined the idea:
This boat takes us to the venue “Icon Siam” on the Chao Phraya River! The boat incorporates the important thing colors of the WCA and the WCA emblem is displayed on the ball. There’s a splash of waves expressing a speedy feeling, displaying everybody’s expectations for the final three years.
WordCamp Asia is working a sequence of webinars for contributors and attendees. The primary episode was broadcast on Twitter this week and is embedded beneath. Organizers are asking contributors to share their tales in textual content, audio, or video format, to encourage newcomers to take part within the Contributor Day occasion. The webinar additionally featured excursions of ICONSIAM, a ravishing and fashionable venue the place the primary WordCamp Asia will happen.
Organizers published a notice that there might be no childcare provided on the WordCamp, because of the potential for COVID-19 transmission. Nursing and altering amenities can be found the 4th and fifth ground of the venue, which additionally provides some youngsters’s leisure choices. Those that are 12 years previous and youthful can attend the convention without cost if accompanied by an grownup who has bought a ticket.