Thanks to everyone for attending a great Drupal meetup on August 15th in the Acquia offices in Delhi in Stirring Minds.
Although a lot less than 50+ registered, we still managed to get around 30 people in the room for some snacks, chat, presentations and hacking, making this one of the largest Drupal meetups I've seen in the Delhi area.
The event kicked off with some socializing, table tennis, drinks and snacks. Following that, I (Jacob) did a short presentation on the tools I use to be both lazy and efficient as a developer.
Post that, we dug into some Khati rolls, beer and cold drinks and split into Birds of a Feather groups focused on the following:
- D7 to D8 module migration (led by Abhishek and Abhishek)
- Drupal for absolute beginners (some new people from Stirring Minds also attended. (Suchi)
- Performance optimization (Amit Goyal)
- Contributing to Drupal (Rajeev).
Many people came up and told me it was the best meetup they've been to, which was great to hear.
Unfortunately, Delhi has not has a history of regular meetups. We're hoping that with the central space at Stirring Minds and a little intention we can change that. I sent out a survey which