Virtual Drupal NYC Meetup - April 1

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Welcome to the Drupal NYC monthly meetup! All are welcome to attend.

Please join us on Wednesday, April 1st for our monthly Meetup for an evening of knowledge and friendship, this month online. BYO food and drinks :)

We look forward to seeing you!

6:00 - Get settled & get your Drupal questions answered: join the call, get your camera plugged in. While we wait for everyone to join, if you have a question about anything having to do with Drupal, ask the audience! Please mute yourself when not speaking.
6:15 - Introduce yourself: we’ll call on each participant to wave, introduce themselves, and make it known if they are hiring or looking to be hired.
6:30 - Announcements
6:45 - Presentations
8:15 - Closing remarks, chaotic virtual socializing :)


Presentation 1

"The New Layout Builder: Unleash the Power!" by Ted Bowman

Come learn how the Layout Builder module can be used as a powerful site building tool to replace much of the functionality of Panels & Panelizer. We will also show how the Layout Builder can be used in ways you have come to love Paragraphs for or even how you can use Paragraphs inside the new Layout Builder.

This talk will teach you how to get the most out of the Layout Builder module.

Ted Bowman is a Principal Software Engineer on Acquia’s Drupal Acceleration Team. He is currently working hard to make the upgrade from Drupal 8 to Drupal 9 as easy as possible. He is also co-maintainer of the core Layout Builder and Settings Tray modules. He has been involved with Drupal for over 10 years.

Before joining Acquia, Ted specialized in custom module development and ran a Drupal training company, Six Mile Tech.

Outside of tech, Ted is an amatuer photographer and enjoys playing various types of music from analog synths to Indonesian Gamelan music.


Lightning Talk

"Installing 3rd Parties Libraries in Drupal 8 with Composer" by Darryle Steplight


Presentation 2



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