Rails Girls Athens v2 10-11th March 2017

Rails Girls comes again to Athens! During the free two-day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.

Applications are open!

You learn designing, prototyping and coding with the help from our coaches.

You need your own laptop, curiosity and a sprinkle of imagination!

Want to help? We are looking for volunteers and Rails coaches. Email us.


Friday 10th March

19.00 -

Installation party

Get know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
We'll use the install guide.
21.00 -

Coach dinner

All of the coaches are welcome to our coach dinner, where we'll go through the program for the next day.

Saturday 11th March

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and installation fest

During the morning we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer.
10:00 - 10:15

Welcome

Outline of the day & word from sponsors
10:20 - 10:45

Designing your web app - workshop

10:50 - 11:10

Tryruby.org

Let's get coding!
11:10 - 13:00

WORKSHOP

Jumpstart your first web application
13:00 - 13:30

Lunch

13.30- 13:45

Bentobox - Understanding Web Apps

Recap of what we’ve learned and how it all fits together.
13:45 - 14:30

Lightning talks from coaches

14:30 - 16:30

WORKSHOP

Extend your application.
16:30 -

Afterparty

Open for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.

Information

Applications close: Monday 6 March
Acceptances informed:Wednesday 8 March

Location: Orange Grove
Leof. Vasileos Konstantinou 5, Athens

Partners

Rails Girls Athens is co-organized with our awesome partners.

Want to help? We're looking for partners & sponsors for the non-profit event! Email us!

skroutz.gr skroutz.gr is the leading Greek price comparison engine where users can compare products and prices offered by various merchants. In other words, Skroutz acts as your ally in order to find the best deals and make the smartest purchasing decisions. Skroutz is built on Ruby on Rails and currently also operates in the UK as scrooge.co.uk and Turkey as alve.com

jamjar.gr jamjar.gr was created in 2012 and is an online marketplace featuring thousands handmade creations from talented craftspeople, from all over the country.


FAQ

How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited!

Who is this aimed for? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Most of the speeches are given in Greek or English. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but you need to be accompanied by an interested lady. Also, girls are given a priority.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches. We’ll have a two-three hour workshop before the event to walk you through the curriculum. Email us

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