Events - Object Oriented Version of Hooks | Speaker | Drupal Camp Pune 2017


Drupal 8 uses events to allow modules and various subsystems to communicate with one another in an object-oriented manner. Understanding how the Event API works is critical knowledge for all module developers.

drupal 8 eventsAgenda

  • Understand Drupal Events versus Hooks

  • Create an Event Subscriber with tags

  • Dispatching an Event

  • Discover Existing Events

  • Q&A


Explain what events are, and their use case. Provide direction for people who want to learn more about working with events in their code.