Rails Girls Brussels, 28-29th October 2016

Hello Jeanneke!

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

Follow @RailsGirls_BE on Twitter or like our Facebook Page for updates!

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

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

Want to participate? Applications are currently open :) To apply please fill in the application form by 14th October 2016. Good luck! :)

Friday, 28th October

18:00 - 19:30

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.
19:30 - 21:00


All of the participants and coaches are welcome to have a drink together and get to know each other better.

Saturday, 29th October

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and installation fest

During the morning we’ll install Ruby and Ruby on Rails on your computer (if you haven't done so the previous evening).
10:00 - 10:15


Outline of the day & word from sponsors
10:15 - 13:00


Jumpstart your first web application
13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 16:00


Extend your application.
16:00 - 16:40 Lighting talks from coaches
16:40 - 17:00

Recap & follow-up

Share how it was today for all of us and plan for the future (why not?!) Free talks right after for other ideas/questions/discussion :)


Applications open: 25th September 2016
Applications close: 14th October 2016

Acceptance will arrive in your inbox by 16th October 2016

Co.Station, Brussels,
Parvis Sainte-Gudule 5, 1000 Brusseles


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

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 English, but small group work can be done in Dutch, French or German. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Women are given priority, however, if you bring a girl with you we will be glad to invite you.

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Brought to you by:

Rails Girls Location Partner

Co.Station Brussels

Rails Girls Partners

Brussels Digital Week

Le Wagon Brussels

2016 Team

Silvana Precup @silvanaprecup Oana Şipoş @oanasipos Bert Goethals @bertgoethals Anne Collet @DianeLanterman Christophe Philemotte @_toch Martin Van Aken @martinvanaken Hannes Fostie @hannesfostie Yannick Schutz @yann_ck Nathan Van der Auwera @dixis Joren de Groof @joren Dimitri De Frenne @ddefrenne Marius Andra @mariusandra Arne Brasseur @plexus Raphael Doehring @wrtsprt Benjamin Roth @apneadiving Javier Sanz @malditojavi Laura Gaetano @alicetragedy