Rails Girls Buenos Aires 18-19 July

Hola Chicas!

Rails Girls Buenos Aires is back! Welcome to the 2nd edition of Rails Girls in Argentina! Join us in this free two-day workshop where you will learn how to build an application in Ruby on Rails! No need to have any previous knowledge on programming.

Rails Girls Buenos Aires está de vuelta! Bienvenidas a la segunda edición de Rails Girls en Argentina. Sumate al taller gratuito de dos días donde aprenderás a desarrollar aplicaciones web con Ruby on Rails! Ningún conocimiento previo de programación es necesario.

Rails Girls gives tools for girls and women to build dreams and ideas.

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

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


Day 1: 18th July

20.00

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.

Day 2: 19th July

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and installation fest

During the morning we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer, if there has been problems before.
10:00 - 20:00

Workshop

Jumpstart your first web application. We'll have short lightning talks, exercises and hands-on coding. Check out the programs from Singapore, Shanghai and Helsinki while we're busy preparing the Buenos Aires edition.

13:00

Lunch

22:00

After drinks

Free Beer & Pizza! from 22:00 to 00:00 at Ambient House. After that we can stay partying all night!

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Our awesome Sponsors

Rails Girls Buenos Aires is co-organized with our awesome partners.

Want to help? We're looking for partners and sponsors! Shoot us an e-mail at anni.rautio (at) gmail.com.

Gold

Citrusbyte

Sendgrid

GitHub

Bronze

Wolox

Host

Restorando

Information

Applications close: July 10th
Acceptances informed: July 14th

Location: Restorando HQ, Vuelta de Obligado 1947 5 Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires See map

What they say about us?

Rails Girls Buenos Aires, dos días de desarrollo web entre mujeres

Ellas 2.0 15.5.2012

Rails Girls, para chicas que quieran elaborar su primera aplicación web

PulsoSocial 8.5.2012

Rails Girls: un punto de encuentro para mujeres que disfruten de la tecnología

Red de Mujeres Latinoamericanas y del Caribe en Gestian de Organizaciones (Women in Management) 7.5.2012

Rails Girls Buenos Aires

Eugenia Chacón 23.4.2012

Rails Girls en la UPO

Universidad de Palermo eventos y noticias

Rails Girls gets started with tech in Buenos Aires with help from Engine Yard

Engine Yard 25.5.2012


FAQ

Is this going to be in english? Nope, most of the event and speeches are going to be done in spanish! The local coaches are native speakers. However, some of the inspirational talks as well as instructions might be in english.

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 program is run in spanish and 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