DrupalCon Amsterdam 2019: Create and theme amazing PDFs using Drupal 8

Nov 01, 2019

Taher Jodhpurwala
Axelerant, Bangalore, India

PDFs are a good means to structure, archive and access information in a robust manner and is the most widely supported standard for creating and viewing information both online and offline.

In this session, we will learn about the following :

1. PDFs generation using Drupal 8,
2. Theme the generated PDFs and make them look awesome,
3. Couple of open source PDF generators which integrate with Drupal 8,
4. Specific design and development challenges faced while developing PDFs with specific user requirements using the above PDF generators and how to tackle them.
5. Couple of custom PDF solutions developed to create structured and well designed PDF documents on a very large scale using Drupal 8's powerful & flexible content management features like editorial workflow and granular permissions.
6. Different use cases for enterprises, publishers, universities and print media organisations.

The key takeaway for attendees will be the concepts of developing structured and archivable PDF solutions using Drupal 8 for varied use cases.

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as Drupal developer at Symetris.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.