WordCamp 08 in Hamburg

People discussing a topic at WordCamp 08

This weekend is the WordCamp 08 in Hamburg, Germany. A gathering of Germany’s bloggers having a focus on WordPress, the ubiquitous blogging software.

There are session about blogging and politics, blogging and law or developing secure WordPress plugins for example. Even a local politician, Michael Neumann, who is in his mid-thirties, is talking about his experience about officially blogging as a politician and the feedback he is getting from mainstream media and lobbyists.

About 160 people have registered for WordCamp 08.