DE{CODE} 2020: The virtual developer conference.
Jason Cohen

Jason Cohen



With over 20 years of experience in business and software development, Jason Cohen is founder and CTO at WP Engine where he develops and refines the company’s technology and product roadmap. Jason is a serial entrepreneur, having built four technology startups to more than $1 million in annual revenue. He is a founding member and mentor at Capital Factory, and was previously a founder of Smart Bear and IT WatchDogs. Jason received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 Central Texas Award for Technology.


12:30 PM - 1:10 PM CST

Jason Cohen

Headless WordPress in Action

Thanks to an innovative and fiercely open community, WordPress users are constantly finding new ways to build breakthrough digital experiences. A growing technology is in “Headless WordPress,” which uses modern development frameworks to create experiences that push the envelope of what’s possible with WordPress. In this session, hear from WP Engine CTO, Jason Cohen, about why WordPress is a great choice for a headless CMS, and then watch Matt Landers, Technical Architect at WP Engine, build a quick headless website using technology from WP Engine and Google Cloud Platform.

Founder & CTO
at WP Engine

Matt Landers

Technical Architect
at WP Engine

Attend DE{CODE} 2020

DE{CODE} is a developer-focused event that will take place virtually, and is dedicated to help you advance your WordPress expertise, so you can create better performing websites. A live-streamed event, DE{CODE} will feature 12 expert-led sessions on how to leverage WordPress for easy setups, fast builds, smooth launches, and effortless maintenance.