DrupalSouth 2024 schedule

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Tracks Venue Guide

 

 

Wednesday, 20 March

Rooms MAIN BALLROOM CORINTHIAN DORIC
08:00 Registration / ☕ Tea & Coffee sponsored by Technocrat
09:00 Welcome to Country
09:10 Welcome from the DrupalSouth Committee
09:20 09:20 - Main Ballroom The Drupal Project Update / Keynote / Dries Buytaert
10:05 💬  Break
10:15 10:15 - Main Ballroom ArtSEEker - using headless Drupal to power AI Art recognition / Drupal Development / Morgan Strong 10:15 - Corinthian Azure DevOps for Drupal / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Hasitha Guruge / Josh Fisher 10:15 - Doric To be or not to be a Technical Lead / People & Culture / Jibran Ijaz
10:45 ☕  Morning Tea
11:15 11:15 - Main Ballroom A Q&A with Drupal Association leadership / People & Culture / Mike Richardson 11:15 - Corinthian TBC 11:15 - Doric You need this when?! Using design systems to achieve success / User Experience & Content / Amber Henry / Matt Commons
12:00 💬  Break
12:15 12:15 - Main Ballroom Make upgrading easier for your module users / Drupal Development / Kim Pepper 12:15 - Corinthian Drupal and the Open Web in the Australian Government - 2024 edition / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Sean Hamlin 12:15 - Doric Beyond the code: building mutually beneficial client relationships. / People & Culture / Guy Frawley / William O'keeffe
12:45 🍱 Lunch
13:45 13:45 - Main Ballroom Bringing NZ history into the future / Drupal Development / Jonathan Hunt 13:45 - Corinthian Site360: Under the hood of a website health metrics tool / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Roman Barbun 13:45 - Doric New Perspectives For Design Thinking—10 ways to fail as the person designing for other people / User Experience & Content / Heike Theis
14:15 💬  Break
14:30 14:30 - Main Ballroom Secure, Performant, Scalable and Green: The big wins of a static Drupal website / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Steven Worley

14:30 - Corinthian Building Drupal with Twig / Drupal Development / Kelvin Wong 


Let's get cooking: Recipes for Drupal / Drupal Development / Chris Burgess

14:30 - Doric How to stay sane while building a large-scale university website. An overview of the bond.edu.au project. / People & Culture / Griffyn Heels / Nathan Greenway
15:00 ☕  Afternoon tea
15:20 15:20 - Main Ballroom Delving into Website Performance: A Journey from Browser to Web Server / Drupal Development / Joshua Li 15:20 - Corinthian CSS Magic: Making Web Design Fun Again! / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Brynn Briedis 15:20 - Doric (Support) people are people too. Learn how to increase the odds of getting your required outcome / People & Culture / Jim Koutsouris
15:50 💬  Break
16:00 Splash Awards sponsored by Ironstar
17:00 🍻  Networking Drinks and Canapés sponsored by Acquia
19:00 End of Day One

 

 

Thursday, 21 March

Rooms MAIN BALLROOM CORINTHIAN DORIC
08:30 ☕ Tea & Coffee
08:50 Introduction to Day Two
09:00 09:00 - Main Ballroom Beyond Buzzwords: Demystifying Diversity and Inclusion / Keynote / Girls in Tech Australia
09:45 💬  Break
10:00 10:00 - Main Ballroom Drupal at scale in the Australian National University / Drupal Development / Dmitry Mikhailov 10:00 - Corinthian Simplify Drupal Testing with Cypress and Cucumber Automation / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Gaurav Garg / Govind Kumar Malu 10:00 - Doric Components of a component / User Experience & Content / Nathan ter Bogt
10:30 ☕ Morning Tea
10:50 10:50 - Main Ballroom Conflict is Information: Listen more, learn more, do better / People & Culture / Dave Sparks 10:50 - Corinthian First Time Contributors Workshop / Drupal Development / Suchi Garg 10:50 - Doric History of web accessibility / User Experience & Content / Gian Wild
11:35 💬  Break
11:45 11:45 - Main Ballroom Drupal Defence in Depth / Drupal Development / Ming Quah 11:45 - Doric Patches are almost dead. Long live Merge Requests! / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Vladimir Roudakov 11:45 - Corinthian Is generative AI the one UI to rule them all? / Drupal Development / Josh Waihi
12:15

🍱 Lunch

DrupalSouth's Got Talent! - Sponsored by Salsa Digital

13:15 13:15 - Main Ballroom Patterns for Local Development Environment Nirvana / Drupal Development / Nick Schuch 13:15 - Corinthian Making Sure GovCMS Works Great: Easy Ways to Test / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Joseph Zhao / Steven Worley 13:15 - Doric Turning Tragedy into Triumph: Lessons in Resilience / People & Culture / Dallas Ramsden
13:45 💬  Break
14:00 14:00 - Main Ballroom Why I dropped graphQL from my project and other tales - a.k.a. how to pick the right API type for your needs / Drupal Development / Max Pogonowski

14:00 - Corinthian From Zero to Hero with Docker Contexts: Your Practical Guide! / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Karl Hepworth 

14:15 - Corinthian


Nice Things™️ for Front end devs with Storybook, Vite, Twig and Drupal / Web Tools & Complementary Technologies / Lee Rowlands

14:00 - Doric The Importance and Path to Growing the Drupal Community through Marketeers / People & Culture / Marcus Duhon 


14:15 - Doric The good, the bad and the ugly: Project retrospectives / People & Culture / Murray Woodman

14:30 ☕ Afternoon Tea
15:00 15:00 - Main Ballroom Simplifying Structures: Exploring the Benefits of Drupal's Single Directory Component Approach / Drupal Development / Amey Mudras / Govind Kumar Malu 15:00 - Corinthian Accessibility in WYSIWYG editors / User Experience & Content / Janna Malikova 15:00 - Doric Drupal Career: A Humorous Journey in the Drupal World / People & Culture / Amjadkhan Pathan
15:30 💬  Break
15:45 💬  Closing remarks
16:00   Conference ends

 

 

Friday, 22 March

09:00 - 15:00 💻 Code Contribution Sprint sponsored by PreviousNext
Venue: Corinthian Room, Sydney Masonic Centre