Drupal, built with knowledge

We are proud to be active members of the Drupal community contributing time, money and code to the project and working in collaboration with Drupal companies across the world. Below are just some of the ways we get involved.

Proud to be

We are so very proud to be supporting partners of the Drupal Association and pay a yearly contribution to help ensure that key Drupal assets like drupal.org and DrupalCon events can be as successful as possible. We have been Drupal Association Members for over 5 years and encourage our staff to also join as individual members.

  • Drupal Association Supporting Partners
  • Drupal Association Organisation Members
  • Drupal Association Individual Members

Drupal Hub

Consult and Design have developed the Drupal Hub @ Sunderland Software Centre, in partnership with MAKE it Sunderland, Sunderland Software City and Drupal North East.

Find out more at: http://www.drupalhub.uk or on Twitter @thedrupalhub

Drupal events we helped to organise

​With our event management experience and voluntary sector expertise we have helped organise a number of aspects of Drupal events including:

Drupal events we sponsored

Sponsoring Drupal events means we can contribute back to the community as well as grow our profile and affiliation with our favourite software. We have been sponsoring events from the local user group meetup right up to DrupalCons:

Drupal events we've spoken at

We love sharing our knowledge and do so regularly at Drupal events such as:

Places we've spoken about Drupal

We like talking about Drupal... a lot! Our aim is to bring Drupal to the North East of England and beyond and give as much of our time as possible to tell people about it. So here are a few of the places we've been doing that:

  • Northumbria University
  • University of Sunderland
  • Super Mondays
  • ICT and the Global Dimension of Education Conference
  • Sunderland Digital

Drupal events we attended

We love the Drupal community and for over 5 years have been regular attendees at Drupal events across the world including:

  • DrupalCon Paris 2009
  • DrupalVolCon London 2010
  • DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
  • DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010
  • DrupalCon Chicago 2011
  • DrupalCon Munich 2012
  • DrupalCamp North West 2012
  • DrupalCon Prague 2013
  • DrupalCamp North West 2013
  • DrupalCamp London 2014
  • Drupal Developer Days Szeged 2014
  • DrupalCon Austin 2014
  • DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014
  • DrupalCamp North East 2014
  • DrupalCamp Brighton 2015
  • DrupalCamp London 2015
  • DrupalCamp North 2015
  • DrupalCon Barcelona 2015
  • DrupalCamp London 2016
  • Drupal Developer Days Milan 2016
  • DrupalCon Dublin 2016
  • DrupalCamp London 2017
  • Drupal Developer Days Seville 2017

Modules and code we've contributed to

Our developers are given a minimum of 5% of their working hours to contribute to Drupal and contributed modules, or develop their own. We also sponsor module upgrades and custom features. Here are just a few of the contributions made by Consult and Design:

  • Drupal Core
  • Ubercart CiviCRM
  • Delivery Time Slots for Ubercart
  • Commerce Sage Pay
  • Flood Unblock Extra
  • Shortened Comments
  • Custom Submit Messages (CSM)

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