DrupalCon Lille 2023: Celebrating Drupal's Diversity and Innovation
Acquia, in a recent article by Sylvie Tse, highlights the significant takeaways from DrupalCon Lille 2023. The event, welcoming developers, content editors, marketers, and open source enthusiasts, celebrates notable achievements within the Drupal community. Notably, the Women in Drupal Awards acknowledged standout contributors such as Tiffany Farriss, Marine Gandy, and Lenny Moskalyk for their exceptional projects, reinforcing the community's commitment to diversity and excellence. Furthermore, the event featured discussions on Drupal's future, focusing on innovative strategies and increased community participation to drive Drupal's evolution and growth.
The article also features inspirational stories from individuals like Esmeralda Braad-Tijhoff, who used free, accessible Drupal training to transform her life and career.
The event's keynote speakers emphasized the role of Drupal in shaping digital experiences for renowned brands. Andrea Ostheer from Jägermeister and Arush Kochhar from KitKat discussed how Drupal played a pivotal role in enhancing their digital presence.
Moreover, the audience was treated to an inspiring keynote by Sarah Furness, a former Royal Air Force squadron leader and helicopter pilot. Furness shared her experiences and insights on fearless leadership and the importance of embracing discomfort, challenging decisions, and learning from mistakes to maximize team potential.
DrupalCon Lille concluded with anticipation as the figurative torch was passed to Barcelona, which will host DrupalCon Europe in 2024, leaving attendees excited for future engagements in the Drupal community.
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