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  • Agenda • Welcome • News – Ryan Cross • Lightning Talks • Aimee - Scotch • Presentation – Symfony/Twig by Piers Warmers • Presentation – CMI by Justin Randall • Demo Time – Commerce Kickstart 2.0, Spark • Pub – Clare Hotel Drupal Monthly Meetup
  • Drupal NewsOctober 2012
  • • Pacific Northwest Drupal Summit • October 20th - 21st in Seattle, Washington.• DrupalCamp Rio 2012 #2 • November 10th, 2012 in Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro.• BADCamp 2012 • November 1st - 4th, 2012 in Berkeley, California.• DrupalCamp Chicago 2012 • November 10th, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.• DrupalCamp Toronto 2012 • November 16th & 17th, 2012 in Toronto.Upcoming Camps
  • • South America Drupal Conference• December 6 – 8th• Sao Paulo, Brazil• http://saopaulo2012.drupal.org• First DrupalCon outside of N. America or Europe• Sponsorships Open• Sessions Open https://association.drupal.org/node/17008Event: DrupalCon Sao Paulo
  • • First DrupalCon Outside US/EU• February 6-9, 2013• Sydney, Australia• Sign up for updates • http://sydney2013.drupal.org• Only 112 days left till the conference starts Only ~100 tickets left for saleEvent: DrupalCon Sydney
  • • Featured Speakers Announced • http://sydney2013.drupal.org/local-headliners-international- cast• Session Submission Deadline: Fri 26 Oct (Next week!)• Scholarship application close: 9 Nov• Volunteers need to help out with code sprint and onsite • https://association.drupal.org/drupalcon/volunteer/sydneyEvent: DrupalCon Sydney
  • • Open Source Developers Conference• http://osdc.com.au/• Sydney, Australia• Dec 4th – 7th at UTS• Talk with Aimee Maree for more details• Keynotes • Lisa Herrod (Accessibility), Andrew Cowie (Open Source and Business), Paul Fenwick (Perl). Stewart Smith (The Future and Open Source).• CMS Expo Day on Dec 4thEvent: OSDC
  • • Linux Conference Australia• http://linux.conf.au/• Canberra, Australia• 28th of Jan – 2nd of Feb, 2013• Conference Director: Michael (Mikal) Still• Tickets on Sale Now!Event: LinuxConf AU
  • • October 25 – 7pm to 9pm• King St. Brewhouse (Darling Harbour)• Topic: Drupal 8, Twig, Symfony• Presenter: Aimee Mareehttp://www.meetup.com/Learning-Drupal-Sydney/events/77796282/Local Event: Learning Drupal
  • • Symfony2 PHP User Group • Organizers: Ryan Cross & Piers Warmers • http://www.meetup.com/Sydney-Symfony-PHP-Users- Group/Local Event: Symfony Meetup
  • • Code Sprint & Drupal Ladder• 1st or 2nd weekend in November• Venue to be confirmed• Aimed at both people getting started with core development and veteran contributors• Virtual Presence for remote contributors • (Melb/Bris/Perth/NZ/etc)• Need volunteers to be mentors• Organised by • Ryan Cross (rcross) and Justin Randall (beejeebus)Local Event: Code Sprint
  • • Core • 7.16 released today • Change to Release Cycle • http://groups.drupal.org/node/260803• Distributions • Drupal Commons – D7 alpha!! • DruStack - A Starting Distribution for Drupal Developerv • Mica – “create web portals for epidemiological study consortia” • OpenFolio – visual artist portfolios• Contrib • Features (New UI) • http://www.agileapproach.com/blog-entry/first-look-new-features-11-ui • Search API (security release) • Menu Views – (2.x First RC for D7) • Quiz – New alpha for D7 • Redhen (CRM) – beta3 • Core CRM • no release, active dev - http://drupal.org/project/crm_coreRelease Cycle
  • • Drupal 8 Feature Freeze – Dec. 1, 2012 (43 Days Left)• UPDATE• http://buytaert.net/updated-drupal-8-release-schedule/ (Code Freeze – April 1)• Drupal 8 will have php requirement increased to 5.3.5Core http://drupal.org/community-initiatives/drupal-core/
  • • VDC is now an “official” initiative • http://buytaert.net/views-in-drupal-8• CMI • Justin is presenting deeper overview• WSCCI • Router has been committed! • Looking for help reviewing/cleaning up the router system• Multilingual • Lang config patch is now RTBC & should be committed soon• Mobile • Breakpoints has been committed! • Needs help with responsive images• Layouts (Scotch) • Need more help to finish converting all blocks to plugins, especially custom blocks• Theming Layer • Feedback Needed on How Themes Should Declare Their Layouts • http://groups.drupal.org/node/256213Updates & Progress
  • • Drupalize.me are running a podcast series on interviewing D8 leads• Upcoming code sprints • D8 Code Sprints • Upcoming WSCCI Sprints, PNW Summit and BADCamp • Drupal 8 Twig Code Sprint • DrupalCamp North West November 24th - 25th at Media City, Manchester, UK. • DrupalCamp Atlanta Core Mentoring Sprint • October 26th, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.Get Involved with D8
  • • 2013 Community At Large Directors Elected • https://association.drupal.org/election2013-results • Morten Birch Heide-Jørgensen (mortendk) of Denmark • Pedro Cambra (pcambra) of Spain• Help test Drupal.org running on D7 • http://groups.drupal.org/node/257063• Community Cultivation Grants • https://association.drupal.org/node/17263Community
  • • Featured on the cover of Linux Journal • http://www.linuxjournal.com/special/drupal2012• Drupal Core Contribution Statistics Generation • http://marvil07.net/blog/2012/another-try-to-automate- drupal-core-contribution-statistics-generation• Next Steps for Drupal Commerce • http://www.bywombats.com/blog/09-25-2012/next-steps- drupal-commerce• Call for Organizers: Google-Code-In 2012 • http://www.drupal4hu.com/node/337Community
  • Your Web, documented.“We are an open community of developers buildingresources for a better web, regardless of brand, browser orplatform. Anyone can contribute and each person who doesmakes us stronger. Together we can continue to driveinnovation on the Web to serve the greater good. It startshere, with you.”• http://www.webplatform.org/Outside The Bubble
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