Session Overview

Pacific Ballroom C
Beginner Camp operations

Are you new to DruaplCamp LA? Want to get the scoop on how things work and what to see?

Join us for a pre-camp cup of coffee and a quick introduction to how to get the most out of DrupalCamp LA. We'll have some recommended picks for beginner sessions, and we'll answer any questions you may have.


UC Irvine Conference Center

  • Parking: $10/day, must display permit on dash
  • WiFi: UCInet Mobile Access - Register as a Visitor of UCI
  • Anteater Steps: just outside lobby doors
  • ATMs: upstairs on plaza
  • Anthill Pub: upstairs, 6PM private party
  • Starbucks: upstairs on ring road (Sat only)
  • UCI Bookstore: 10% off coupon Saturday only
  • Lounge area: between Doheny Beach & Pacific Ballroom (tables, power)
  • Open campus, do not leave things unattended

Pacific Ballroom Lobby

  • Elevator (between Pacific Ballroom C & D)
  • Restrooms (across Pacific Ballroom lobby)
  • Registration Desk (badge pickup, check-in)
  • Help Desk (Questions & Answers)
  • Coffee & water table (please recycle)
  • Sponsors (thank them for supporting DCLA)
  • Jobs Board, also
  • Schedule: subject to change, check frequently
  • Twitter: #dcla #drupalcamp #drupalcampla

Saturday Schedule

  • 9:00a-12:00p: Morning sessions: Beginner Track
  • 12:00p-1:15p: Lunch on your own - walk over Watson Bridge to University Center
  • 1:30p: Keynote: Kieran Lal of Acquia - Pacific Ballroom D
  • 2:30p: Afternoon Session
  • 3:30p: Group Photo & break: Anteater Steps
  • 4:00-6:00p: Afternoon Sessions
  • 6:00p-10:00p: Private Party at Anthill Pub

Sunday Schedule

  • 8:00a: registration, check-in
  • 9:00a-12:00p: Morning sessions
  • 12:00p-1:15p: Lunch on your own - walk over Watson Bridge to University Center
  • 1:30p-4:30p: Afternoon Sessions

Sessions: skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Sessions: Categories:

  • Site Building
  • Design & User Experience
  • Business & Strategy
  • Code & Development
  • Commerce
  • Performance & Scalability


  • Pacific Ballroom C & D
  • Moss Cove A & B
  • Doheny Beach A & B
  • Doheny Beach C & D: BoFs (Birds of a Feather, informal discussion)


  • All Volunteer camp, help out where needed
  • Help Desk (Pacific Ballroom Lobby)