The Training Team organizes the trainings at conferences and maintains the trainings on

Who's on the team

Basically everyone how ever gave a training at a Plone Conference is a life-long member of this team :)

The following fine people were giving Plone-related trainings at one of the last Ploneconfs:

  • Alec Mitchell
  • Andrea Cecchi
  • Calvin Hendryx-Parker
  • Carlos de la Guardia
  • Chrissy Wainwright
  • David Bain
  • Franco Pellegrini
  • Fred van Dijk
  • Fulvio Casali
  • Guido Stevens
  • Jean Jordaan
  • Jim Fulton
  • Kim Paulissen
  • Maik Derstappen
  • Mike Metcalfe
  • Nathan Van Gheem
  • Nejc Zupan
  • Paul Roeland
  • Philip Bauer
  • Piero Nicolli
  • Ramon Navarro Bosch
  • Rob Gietema
  • Rob Porter
  • Roel Bruggink
  • Sam Schwartz
  • Steve McMahon
  • Steve Piercy
  • Sven Stack
  • T. Kim Nguyen
  • Thomas Massmann
  • Thomas Schorr
  • Tom Gross
  • Victor Fernandez de Alba
  • Éric Bréhault

Who leads it

Philip Bauer

What is the mission of the team

The training team cares about trainings at the conferences, the training-website and the trainings published there. They also give trainings on demand.

Contact the training-team

Contact us by mail at or on irc in #training (freenode). We also read post on

How the team activities are organized

About half a year before the conference there are informal discussions to plan a rough list of possible trainings. Then the trainers meet a couple of times online to discuss details. Meetings are often announced on and are open to anyone.

How to become part of the team

We welcome you with open arms, just drop an email to, talk to any of the members, join one of our meetings or suggest something on