How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Drupal 8

Drupal 8 introduces a host of new features, programming concepts, and developer tools. For those of us used to the Drupal way of doing things, some of these changes are quite shocking.

We'll take a look at some of the big changes in Drupal 8 and give a tour of resources and tips for developers who want to start leveling up on Drupal 8. Some of the topics will include:

  • Why the big change now?
  • PSR-X and you
  • Symfony components
  • Twig
  • OO patterns used by core
  • Additions to the core framework
  • WSSCI, REST and the future of Drupal

Ken has been involved with Drupal core development since 2006, and has extensive experience building Drupal web sites, developing and maintaining modules, and managing developers and contributors.

Saturday, Oct 26th
2:00pm - 2:45pm

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