Intro to Drupal

Come learn the basics of Drupal and see why Drupal 8 is helping fuel the growing adoption of Drupal around the globe.  We'll first take a brief look at the reasons why Drupal is a good fit for many website needs and then we'll explore what you get out of the box with Drupal 8 core.

Topics will include:

- What to consider when choosing Drupal

- What benefits does Drupal provide

- What Drupal 8 provides out of the box

- What's new in Drupal 8 - layout builder, media, workflow, migration, configuration management, etc.

- Why converting to Drupal 8 now is a good idea

Audience Level
9:00 - 9:45am
Gaige Classroom 202
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Drupal Freelancer

Drupal project manager and site-builder since 2011. Active in the Drupal Community as an event organizer (Design 4 Drupal, Boston and NEDCamp), sprint organizer, mentor, trainer and volunteer. Over thirty years experience in the tech field as a software developer and project manager.

Winner of 2019 Aaron Winborn Award. This annual award recognizes an individual who demonstrates personal integrity, kindness, and above-and-beyond commitment to the Drupal community

Recently elected to the Drupal Association Board of Directors