DUBLIN – September 22, 2016 – Acquia, the digital experience company, today announced that Dries Buytaert, Drupal creator and Acquia co-founder and CTO, will keynote DrupalCon Dublin on September 27. DrupalCon is the gathering place for thousands of Drupalists from around the globe who use, develop, design, and support the Drupal platform.
“The Drupal community reached new heights with last year’s release of Drupal 8, and the community continues to grow and thrive,” Buytaert said. “At Acquia, we are deeply committed to providing training and resources to help Drupal users drive innovation, and to fuel the pace of adoption. We are excited to announce two new Acquia Certification exams that are available to take at DrupalCon Dublin. I look forward to connecting with the Drupal community and sharing perspectives on Drupal today and what we can expect in the years to come."
Drupal 8 was the result of the work of more than 3,000 Drupal contributors. It features hundreds of new breakthrough capabilities including a modern development framework, a reimagined usability and authoring experience, and advanced multilingual and mobile functionality. With Drupal 8, organizations can now innovate at scale and deliver the most engaging digital experiences with speed, security, and flexibility. Acquia experts will host 20 sessions centered around Drupal, sharing top tips, tricks, and insights on the latest trends in open source. Featured sessions include: