Sponsors

Our Sponsors

Without Sponsors, WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal will never happen. Thank you to all our sponsors who have supported this event and making it available to WordPress enthusiasts.

Platinum

WooCommerce

37% of all online stores are powered by WooCommerce. Built on WordPress, WooCommerce is a fully customizable, open source eCommerce solution.

Whether you’re selling a few handcrafted items to a niche market, taking an existing business online, or going global with an enterprise level eCommerce business – WooCommerce will get you set up and selling fast and scale securely as you grow. Plus your content will be forever yours and customizable down to the finest button color.

Developed and supported by a distributed team, WooCommerce is powered by Automattic, the creators of WordPress.com.

Jetpack

Jetpack is a free WordPress plugin that simplifies managing your sites. This single plugin enables Photon (a global CDN for images), uptime monitoring, brute force protection, traffic-boosting tools, single sign on, multiple-site management, and automatic or bulk plugin updates. Additionally Jetpack includes several features that help you customize the look and feel of your site without installing other tools. More information can be found at jetpack.com.

Gold

GoDaddy

GoDaddy Pro is a free membership program for web developers, designers & agencies. It offers exclusive tools to help onboard, manage and maintain multiple clients and their sites fast and easy. With GoDaddy Pro tools, you can easily shop for your client, monitor their sites, and manage their products from a single dashboard. Additionally, your membership includes advanced 24/7 technical support and rewards for recommending GoDaddy to your clients.

You can use GoDaddy Pro with all of GoDaddy’s newly refreshed hosting products, including Managed WordPress, cPanel shared hosting, our brand new cloud product, and our virtual and dedicated solutions.

And, always get the best price on GoDaddy products with your “30% off list price” member benefit.

Learn more about GoDaddy Pro.

Bluehost

Bluehost has been a WordPress partner since 2005 and powers over 1 million WordPress sites worldwide. Their objective is to help customers, whether novice or pro, create a thriving online presence at an affordable price. With a team of in-house tech experts available 24/7, Bluehost dedicates time and resources to providing the best support and services in the industry. Join millions of other site owners and see what Bluehost can do for you and your online presence.

Silver

WPML

WPML turns WordPress websites multilingual. It works with caching, SEO and E-Commerce plugins, and allows the building of complete multilingual sites. WPML powers simple blogs as well as corporate and enterprise sites.

WPML allows users to translate everything in the site, including content, menus, widgets and even theme and plugin texts. WPML powers over 500,000 commercial websites from all over the world.

More information about going multilingual can be found at WPML.org

We are looking for talent. If you are a smart programmer you are welcome to contact us here: http://wpml.org/home/were-hiring/.

Bronze

WEN Themes

WEN Themes is Nepal based WordPress Theme and Plugin development company. We are dedicated to making the web convenient and elegant through offerings of simple and clean themes – we are committed to sensible WordPress Theme development. Standard and secured coding is our mantra and we always follow WordPress Coding Standard. Swift and excellent support is our another major strength. We believe in ‘Giving back to Community’ and we are continuously contributing to WordPress Core, Theme Review, Nepali Translation and supporting WordPress events like meetups and WordCamps.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wenthemes
Twitter: https://twitter.com/wenthemes

eVision Themes

eVision Themes, a professional theme store ( supervised by Eagle Vision IT – A web development company)  that specializes in designing elegant, magnificent and beautiful WordPress Themes for all small and large businesses with lots of easy customizing options and multiple features. Our WordPress themes are focused on any sort of businesses like corporate houses, travel & trekking, photography lovers, restaurant & hotels, charity / non-profit organizations, bloggers, magazines / online medias etc. that helps anyone to create beautiful websites without having to code anything in very short time. We always believe in quality coding and dedicated support which keeps our customers happy and helps in building their awesome websites.

More information can be found at : evisionthemes.com


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Interested in sponsoring WordCamp this year?

Check out our Call for Sponsors post for details on how you can help make this year’s WordCamp the best it can be!

Ticket Scholarships

WordPress is free and open source, and we want to make sure that no one is barred from WordCamp for financial reasons or the students interested in WordCamps.

The ticket is open until March 15.

There will be two types of scholarships:

1. Need Based Scholarship 
This scholarship ticket is for 5 applicants passionate about WordPress who would not be able to attend the event without financial assistance. Please only apply if you really can’t afford the ticket.

Note: This ticket includes only the entry fee and lunch within the event day.

2. Student Scholarship ( Partial )
Any students working on WordPress related stuffs can apply for scholarship and we will choose 5 students from the list of applicants. The discounted ticket will cost NRs. 750.

Note that applicants outside valley will be given high priority.

So if you want to apply, you can fill up the respective forms:
Student Discount Form
Need Based Scholarship Form

So hurry up and fill up.

Do not miss ! ! !

WordCamp Kathmandu 2017 Early Bird Tickets

WordCamp Kathmandu 2017 Tickets now Available!

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for: WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017 tickets are now available!

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. There are very limited seats so don’t delay–get yours TODAY.

Tickets are priced at NRs 1500/- as part of our early bird campaign till March 15.

After that the price of the tickets will be NRs. 2000.

Lunch and some cool WordCamp swags are included with every ticket purchase, which probably makes WordCamp Kathmandu 2017 the best WordCamp in Nepal to happen to-date. Not to mention a full day of inspiring sessions from WordPress gurus and a chance to find like-minded people!

WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal is happening  Saturday, May 20, 2017

You can make online payments using:

1. Online transfer via eSewa

Send your payment to wpnepal15@gmail.com

2. Online transfer via PayPal

Send your payment to kathmandu@wordcamp.org

3. Bank Transfer (NIBL Online/Offline)

Suvash/Sweta
Nepal Investment Bank Ltd.
Thamel Branch
A/C No: 01605020042282

4. Cash Payments

After your payment has been confirmed, your name will be listed in the attendees page.

If you have any question, please feel free to call WordCamp Nepal organizers  Sweta Shrestha (9841398801, 9849083449) and Suvash Khadka (9841797599).

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Call for Speakers

Yet another WordCamp Kathmandu 2017 is happening this May. We are calling for applicants to be a Speaker at the WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal. We are looking for Speakers to share their knowledge, experiences, great stories or how one evolved with the community as a whole.

BENEFITS OF SPEAKING AT WORDCAMP KATHMANDU, NEPAL

  1. Speakers will be offered free admission for a day-long WCKTM event.
  2. Your presentation will be recorded and hosted on WordPress.tv and also get recognition in the WordPress Community.

Speakers are welcome to apply at WordCamp Kathmandu, from within Nepal or just anywhere in the universe. So, if you are reading this somewhere from Mars, please do not hesitate to apply.

We do not emphasize on any categorization or background for this filling: you’re welcome to apply if you are a blogger, designer, developer, content manager, influencer, educator or anyone who has directly or indirectly used WordPress passionately and significantly.

And even if you are outside the WordPress community and you think you got something to share that would benefit our community, we want to hear from you on WCKTM.

YOU DON’T NEED TO BE A PRO SPEAKER TO SPEAK AT WORDCAMP KATHMANDU

WCKTM encourages first time Speakers, we do NOT require you to be a pro or some TEDx Speaker. Even if you haven’t spoken anywhere among the mass, don’t let that hold you back!

We have special plan of actions to course you through before the main event by having practice sessions and giving you the opportunity to be one of the presenters of WordPress Meetup in the upcoming months.

All we ask is that you be able to present your chosen topic diligently and respectfully. And, if you don’t have the topic in hand, we can always talk it through – your enthusiasm and eagerness come first!

Presentations will be of 20 minutes duration with 5 minutes of Q&A sessions. The deadline to submit your Speaker application is February 28,  2017 Tuesday 11:59 PM Nepal Standard Time.

 

Before submitting your speaker proposal, please log in to WordCamp.org using your WordPress.org account*.

If you don’t have an account, please create one.

* This is your account for the official WordPress.org website, rather than your personal WordPress site.










Call for Sponsors (First Come, First Serve)

WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal is an annual event organized by the WordPress Community of Nepal, a group of WordPress enthusiasts.

WordCamps are casual, locally organized, volunteer-run events. The main objectives of these events are to bring together all WordPress lovers, provide them a networking platform, share their experiences and give back to the community. One of the main objectives of WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal is to bring out local talents and expose it to the community and the whole world.

Being a sponsor gives you a unique opportunity to invest in the Nepali WordPress community. The attendees are made up of web-savvy professionals who work in media, publishing, film, music, art, technology, education, health care, financial services, government… you name it. Letting members of our community know you support them will earn you their goodwill.

We have all benefited from using WordPress, now is the perfect time to give something back. We’ve created sponsorship levels to fit every budget from the multinational corporations of midtown to small local businesses to independent freelancers building WordPress themes for a living. Even if you are a small agency, restaurant, magazine, or an individual wanting to give back because you know that WordPress has helped you and your business, we have a support level for you.

 

Who might be a great fit to become a supporter for WordCamp Kathmandu 2017?

  • If you are running a WordPress based business and want to share your products with developers and users
  • If your business uses WordPress for its own website or you are pitching WordPress as a CMS for your clients and have benefited from WordPress (Client work)
  • If you have a service or product based on WordPress you’d like to get in front of a large number of freelancers, entrepreneurs and small businesses. Our attendees need you!
  • If you’re a tech recruiter or employer looking for Developers or Marketers – WordPress or otherwise – you’ll be sure to find them at WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal
  • If you and your business is making a living with WordPress

Become One Of The Awesome Sponsors For WordCamp Kathmandu 2017

Here are the WordCamp Supporter Levels and you can choose the one that best fits you and your company.

Platinum: Rs. 1,25,000/- (3 spots Filled)

Platinum sponsors are the main supporters of the event and will be made visible in every way possible to showcase your brand. Here’s how Platinum sponsors will be acknowledged:

  1. A logo on the WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s official website
  2. 7 free tickets to WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017
  3. Highlight as Platinum Supporter on our media partner’s newspapers or magazines
  4. Large Table will be provided on the event space to do demos, answer questions, sales, and meet customers
  5. Opportunity to give away swag at your event table (registration corridor). In case you’re unable to attend, our volunteers will handle your stall
  6. Large logo on the Banner as Platinum Supporter
  7. Large logo on schedules and all print materials
  8. Highlight with logo in the first/introductory page of all speakers’ slides
  9. Acknowledgement and thanks in opening and closing remarks
  10. A thanking you for your sponsorship of WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017 on our social channels (Twitter and Facebook)
  11. Guest post highlighting your company on WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s website. Advertise your company.
  12. 7 of your vacancy announcements (related to WordPress) will be pinned on the top for 7 days on WordPress Nepal’s Facebook group for a year
  13. Video/blog post on WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017’s official website
  14. A thanking you mention and a link in the event attendees’ emails

Gold: Rs. 75,000/- (1 spot available;  3 Filled)

This sponsorship level is perfect for a medium-to-large WordPress-based business that wants to give back to the WordPress community. Here’s how Gold sponsors will be acknowledged:

  1. A logo on the WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s official website
  2. 4 free tickets to WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017
  3. Highlight as Gold Supporter on our media partner’s newspapers or magazines
  4. Large Table will be provided on the event space to do demos, answer questions, sales, and meet customers
  5. Opportunity to give away swag at your event table (registration corridor). In case you’re unable to attend, our volunteers will handle your stall
  6. Medium-sized logo on the Banner as Gold Supporters
  7. Medium-sized logo on schedules and all print materials
  8. Medium-sized logo in the first/introductory page of all speakers’ slides
  9. Acknowledgement and thanks in opening and closing remarks
  10. A thanking you for your sponsorship of WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017 on our social channels (Twitter and Facebook)
  11. Guest post highlighting your company on WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s website. Advertise your company.
  12. 5 of your vacancy announcements (related to WordPress) will be pinned on the top for 7 days on WordPress Nepal’s Facebook group for a year
  13. Video/blog post on WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017’s official website
  14. A thanking you mention and a link in event attendees’ emails

Silver: Rs. 40,000/- ( 4 spots available; 1 filled)

This sponsorship level is geared towards medium-sized businesses that wants that want to show their love for WordPress. Here’s how Silver sponsors will be acknowledged:

  1. A logo on the WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s official website
  2. 2 free tickets to WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017
  3. Highlight as Silver Supporter on our media partner’s newspapers or magazines
  4. Small Table will be provided on the event space to do demos, answer questions, sales, and meet customers
  5. Opportunity to give away swag at your event table (registration corridor). In case you’re unable to attend, our volunteers will handle your stall
  6. Small-sized logo on the Banner as Silver Supporters
  7. Small-sized logo on schedules and all print materials
  8. Small-sized logo in the first/introductory page of all speakers’ slides
  9. Acknowledgement and thanks in closing remarks
  10. A thanking you for your sponsorship of WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017 on our social channels (Twitter and Facebook)
  11. 3 of your vacancy announcements (related to WordPress) will be pinned on the top for 5 days on WordPress Nepal’s Facebook group for a year
  12. Video/blog post on WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017’s official website
  13. A thanking you mention and a link in event attendees’ emails

Bronze: Rs. 25,000/- (3 spots Filled)

This sponsorship level is geared towards individuals and small business that rely on WordPress to make their keep. Here’s how Bronze Sponsors will be acknowledged:

  1. A logo on the WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal’s official website
  2. 1 free ticket to WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017
  3. Opportunity to give away swag at WordCamp Swag Store
  4. Small-sized logo on the Banner as Bronze Supporters
  5. Small-sized logo on schedules and all print materials
  6. Small-sized logo in the first/introductory page of all speakers’ slides
  7. Acknowledgement and thanks in closing remarks
  8. A thanking you for your sponsorship of WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal 2017 on our social channels (Twitter and Facebook)
  9. 1 vacancy announcement (related to WordPress) will be pinned on the top for 5 days on WordPress Nepal’s Facebook group for a year

 

Please support this WordCamp by filling up the form below before the spots run out! We all appreciate your support to this community.









Welcome to WordCamp Kathmandu

We’re happy to announce that WordCamp Kathmandu, Nepal is officially on the calendar!

WordCamp Kathmandu will be held on May 20th, 2017 at Kathmandu.

Subscribe using the form in the sidebar to stay up to date on the most recent news. We’ll be keeping you posted on all the details over the coming months, including speaker submissions, ticket sales and more!