Matt Farina


In addition to writing I talk about web development and engineering.


None at the moment.

Previous Presentations

DrupalCon Denver: At DrupalCon Denver I spoke about Front End Performance Improvements for Drupal 8, Faster Mobile Sites and supported Nathan Smith in a session on Using SASS and Compass in Drupal Theming.

DrupalCamp MI 2011: At DrupalCamp MI I presented on Building Faster Websites. In this session I focused on front end performance. The slides are available on Speaker Deck and a video of the presentation is available on

DrupalCon Chicago: At DrupalCon Chicago, a conference where I was co-chair of programming, I co-presented a session titled Faster Front End Performance. The slides are available on Speaker Deck and video on

MCN 2010: A the 2010 Museum Computer Network conference I co-presented a session on calendaring in Drupal. The slides for my portion of the session are available on Slideshare.

Design 4 Drupal Boston: At the first Design 4 Drupal in 2009 I presented on an Introduction to jQuery in Drupal and How we can make Drupal better.

DrupalCon DC: At DrupalCon DC in 2009 I co-presented a session with Bob Christenson titled Building Church Websites with Drupal. A video of the session is available on

Geeks and God Interactive Church and Web 2.0 Conferences: At the two Geeks and God conferences I spoke about building effective church websites.

Creative & Technical Arts Conference 2007: Co-presented a session on podcasting that included covering how to put content together through a technology toolchain to release the content.