Webinar: Future Proof Your Drupal Sites for D9

Aug 21, 2020

Mike Madison of Acquia will take you through the ins and outs of getting ready for Drupal 9 through future proofing your sites.

Attendees will learn how to:

- Prepare for the actual update (steps to take before you update)
- Make sure the update doesn't break : all_the_things
- Utilize best practices to make the update easier

Please note this event will start at 2pm EST and run for 2 hours with at least one break.

Meet our speaker:

Mike Madison (https://mikemadison.net/about) is a Drupal Architect with over 15 years of experience using open source technologies like Drupal, Wordpress, and Mediawiki. Mike is a manager on Acquia’s Professional Services team where he helps enterprise, government, and higher education customers to implement Drupal and other technologies. Aside from his work at Acquia, Mike blogs about web and Drupal related materials, contributes to Drupal4Gov as the tech lead for the Drupal GovCon conference, and is a former maintainer of Acquia's Build and Launch Tools (BLT). Previously Mike built and lead a multi-million dollar Drupal capability at the US Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. He also spent several years freelancing using Drupal and Wordpress to serve clients across the US and abroad.

Acquia is the open digital experience company that empowers the world’s most ambitious brands to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. https://www.acquia.com

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