Responsive Enhancement With Drupal

Responsive Enhancement is Responsive Web Design and Progressive Enhancement with a content first approach. Before websites were built 960 pixels wide, but the landscape is changing with the explosive growth of mobile. Our sites are viewed on laptops, desktops, TVs and a growing number of mobile phones and tablets. In this session, we will discuss […]


The full schedule of scheduled sessions for Saturday, December 12 can be found on the Schedule page. Attendees may also present "unconference" or Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions at Drupalcamp Chicago on both December 12 and December 13. You don't need to submit these sessions in advance; just bring along any material you have […]

A Custom Drupal Distro in Two Minutes

Experience level:  Casual drupaler Experience type:  Site building Programming / module development Duration:  45 minutes Want to build your own custom Drupal build in two minutes? Tired of having to install Drupal… then install a dozen modules… then install some themes? This session will be devoted to the art and science of rolling your own […]

Coming soon to a Drupal near you

Experience level:  Drupal professional Experience type:  Site building Theming Programming / module development Day:  Saturday Time:  3:15pm – 4:00pm Room:  Commerce Guys (Hinman Room) Duration:  45 minutes Drupal 6 is all that and a bag of chips, but the Drop is always moving. Drupal 7 is due out in early 2010 (or as soon as […]

Building A Stack Overflow Clone with Drupal

Experience level:  Casual drupaler Experience type:  Site building Design and IA Duration:  One hour Stack Overflow, and it’s family of sites, is a popular system for dealing with questions and answers. This session will walk through how to build the functionality for a Stack Overflow clone in Drupal.

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Pre-Camp Training

Special One-Day Pre-DrupalCamp Chicago Training Dig into the powerful tools that make Drupal 7 the most flexible and efficient way to get your website online. In this introductory, hands-on workshop, you'll learn your way around the latest release of this popular web content management system. You will take on key tasks for building and administering […]

Frequently Asked Questions – About Drupal

What can I expect? Friendly people. Meet new friends. Learn about Drupal and various open source technologies. Watch various presentations running in multiple rooms. Or participate in a discussion in a BoF (Birds of a Feather). Who uses Drupal? Locally: The Field Museum Built in Chicago Shiftgig Harris School of Public Policy at University of […]

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Building Drupal 7 Entities from the ground up

Entities were introduced to Drupal in version 7. Before this, data had to be stored in Node, User, or Taxonomy database tables. These entities could be extended with user-defined fields, but there was no way to define and use database structures that mapped directly to business requirements. In this session, we will walk through the […]