Backdrop LIVE is based upon an unconference model. Anyone can declare a topic up through the day of the event and the schedule is subject to change at any time. What would you like to talk about?

The Institute furthers these ends by holding its Annual Meeting in early January in Berkeley, California, to share and discuss research. Due to the global pandemic, this year's Annual Meeting was held entirely online. The new IAS website, built on Backdrop CMS, was fundamental in facilitating the online event.

  • is a Non-Profit website that usesCiviCRM to manage membership.
  • The website itself is multi-lingual, with most pages available in both English and Spanish.
  • The organization runs a conference every year known as the "Annual Meeting" and uses event registration tool to manage registration via the website, and uses the registration status to grant access to videos and zoom links for the current year's event.