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Drupal post update hooks, Conversational Forms

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This month we are lucky to have two speakers previewing their presentations for the upcoming DrupalGov conference. Jibran will discuss post_update hooks. Arijit will also look at Conversational Forms and how Drupal forms can be converted to this new interface.

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

Update hook vs Post update hooks, Jibran Ijaz
Drupal 8 introduced a new hook in update system called post_update hook. This session will cover: What is an update system in Drupal? What is an update hook? What is a post_update hook? How post-update hooks are different from update hooks? When to use the update hooks? When to use the post-update hooks? How can we improve the update system?

Conversational Forms, Arijit Dutta
How they are changing the web and a look at how Drupal forms can be converted into conversational forms.

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.


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