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Mediacurrent Sessions at DrupalCon Seattle 2019

April 1, 2019

DrupalCon 2019 will feature a great lineup of presentations from the Mediacurrent team. Take a look at who will be speaking and explore our list of sessions.

Training by Mediacurrent

Component-Based Development with Drupal 8

The component-based approach has become standard for Drupal 8. This training workshop teaches the best tools and techniques.
Trainers: Mario Hernandez, Kelly Dassing, Eric Huffman, Tobias Williams 

Builder Sessions

Introduction to Decoupled Drupal with Gatsby and React

Get acquainted with two new tools on the decoupled Drupal scene: GatsbyJS and React.  

Presenter: Mario Hernandez | Explore the session

Serverless, Well Actually…

Get up to speed with the severless development approach in this beginner-friendly session.

Presenter: Bob Kepford | Explore the session

Demystifying Decoupled Drupal with Contenta CMS

Meet the Contenta CMS! This open source API-first Drupal distribution makes out of the box decoupled Drupal accessible.

Presenters: Mark Shropshire and Bayo Fodeke | Explore the session

Building an Intuitive Admin: Usability for the Forgotten End-User

Give content editors an intuitive admin experience. Building a user-friendly site is not as challenging as you might think, with the right toolkit of existing contrib modules.

Presenter: Stephen Lucero | Explore the session A Guide to Data-Informed Content Optimization

Join Mediacurrent and MassGovDigital on the journey toward a more data-savvy digital government on

Presenters: Mediacurrent's  Nathan James, Julia Gutierrez  from MassGovDigital | Explore the session 

Get With the Pattern: A Better Path to Content Architecture

Can content patterns save the world from bad content architecture? 

Presenters: Jay Callicott, Justin Rent | Explore the session 

Drupal Community Sessions 

Friends Inside My Computer: Making Connections in a Remote Workplace

See creative ways to stay connected to your remote team.  

Presenters: Kelly Dassing, Sam Seide, Chris Manning | Explore the session

Shout for the Silent: Putting Our Privilege to Work for Inclusivity

A call for action on an important social issue in our Drupal community.

Mediacurrent presenters: Kelly Dassing, Rob McBryde | Explore the session

Digital Strategy Sessions 

Panel: Digital Marketing and Analytics

Take a deep dive into user personas and analytics with two of Mediacurrent's digital strategy pros. 
Presenters: Danielle Barthelemy, Davin Post | Explore the session

Project Management 

Delivering Drupal 8 On Budget

Learn how to prevent budget-busting mistakes and get your project on the right track. 

Presenter: Jay Callicott | Explore the session

Summit Presentations

Georgia Tech's Strategic Drupal Redesign 

Watch how Georgia Tech Professional Education transformed their site with a persona-driven UX redesign.   

Presenters: Mediacurrent's Cheryl Little; Kelsey Harris, and Shamika Hill, Georgia Institute of Technology | Explore the session

Engineering the Stacks: Georgia Tech Library's Drupal 8 Transformation 

Take a look inside the Library's Drupal 8 redesign. 

Presenters: Mediacurrent's Justin Rent and Dan Polant; Heather Jeffcoat, Georgia Tech Libraries | Explore the session

See you in Seattle! 

Attending these sessions is just one of the ways to connect with us at the event. Stop by Mediacurrent's booth (#315) to try your hand at our Drupal inspired retro video game, and check out a demo of our new install profile. Kick back with us (and a few hundred of your closest Drupal friends) at Mediacurrent's 6th Annual DrupalCon After Party on Wednesday evening at the Pacific Science Museum.

Editor's note: This post was originally published on November 11, 2018 and has been updated to include several additions to the program.