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One Month to Go Until Drupal North 2019 - Details & Announcements

14 May 2019

Hard to believe but it's less than one month until THE Canadian Drupal event of the year!

We've booked our time away from the office, made our travel arrangements and are finalizing the last of the event details. And with that, we've got a lot of exciting information to share.   

 

Details About the Event

Summits and Training Day 
Wednesday, June 12 

Drupal North Session Days 
Thursday, June 13 and Friday, June 14.

Location  
Located in beautiful Montreal, the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University is a convenient short walk from the metro, countless shops and restaurants, hotels, and parking.

Registration
Registration is open. Make sure you REGISTER NOW before prices go up on June 5th!

Note: Prices will be increasing on June 5th for summits and general registration.

 

Sessions and Schedule

Session proposals have been selected, speakers have been notified and accepted sessions can be viewed on our website.

We'll be posting the schedule in the next few days. Watch for it! Once it's up you'll be able to plan out your days at the event.

Note: Schedule subject to change (updates expected). Sessions will be recorded and available online following the event. 

 

Keynote Speakers

Main Keynote Speaker

The Future of Content (Thursday, June 13)
Todd Ross Nienkerk, CEO and Co-Founder, Four Kitchens
Todd will be keynoting Drupal North with a talk about the "Future of Content" with a focus on digital experiences and the human side of content creation and management.
Read more

Summit Speakers

Decoupled Drupal Keynote (Wednesday, June 12)
Preston So, Principal Product Manager, Gatsby  
Preston's topic is "The Third Wave of Content Management Systems."
Read more

Higher Education Keynote (Wednesday, June 12)
Matt Cheney, Co-founder of Pantheon 
Matt will be speaking about "Cutting Edge Drupal sites in Higher Education."
Read more


We've also got some great Featured Speakers lined up. Keep an eye on our website. More information will be available in the days ahead.

 

Networking

Opening Reception 

We've got a few networking events happening in the evenings, starting with our Opening Reception on Wednesday, June 12. The event is open to all participants and follows the Summits and Trainings.

Location
John Molson School of Business, 9th Floor

Time
5 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

 

Training

There are great FREE training opportunities still available for attendees on Wednesday, June 12th. Make sure to sign up now. Spaces are limited!

1. Web Accessibility for Drupal

2. What is Drupal?

3. Qu'est-ceque c'estDrupal?

4. Drupal 8 Theming Fundamentals

Note: You must purchase a 2-day Drupal North admission to register for these FREE training sessions, led by some of the best trainers in the industry.

 

Contribution Lounge  

This year we'll have AmyJune Hineline from Kanopi Studios as our Contribution Lead/Mentor throughout Thursday and Friday.

Look out for the posted signs guiding you to the location.