Drupal 8 Development

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This months topic of discussion will be Drupal 8 Development - how to get started and what has changed since Drupal 7 (lots).

Each month there will be a Drupal presentation and lightning talks. There will also be time at the end for Q&A after the presentations have been concluded.

1800 Drinks
1830 Presentations
1915 Lightning talks and announcements
1930 Drinks, pizza, socialising and mentoring
2100 Kickout

Drupal Console - The New Drush

Alastair Moore will be talking about Drupal Console - what it is and does and how it can ease you into Drupal 8 development.

Hooks, Events, Plugins, and Services: Pick the right tool for the job

Kim Pepper will be presenting a shortened version of his recent DrupalCon Mumbai session.

What’s New with Panels in Drupal 8 by Ivan Zugec

Panels in Drupal 7 is great for managing complex layouts and is an indispensable tool for site building. However, things have changed in Drupal 8. In this lightning talk, I’ll demo how to use Panels in Drupal 8 and mention what modules are required.

Looking for work?
A chance for Drupal developers who are looking for work (contracts, partnerships, employment) to make a 1 min pitch to the audience. This is your chance to intro yourself. Be sure to mention your skills and what work you are looking for.

Lightning talks
Got a quick 5 min talk up your sleeve? Bring it along on the day.

Get involved

We are actively encouraging presenters and mentors to come forth to take part in future events. If you have some ideas, just let us know. Each month there is room for lightning talks as well, so if you have something to present bring it along.


Shout out to the sponsors of the Meetup. You can see them listed on the right hand side of this page.

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