Rails Girls Buenos Aires

Rails Girls Buenos Aires is back! Welcome to the 3rd edition of Rails Girls in Argentina! Join us in this free 2-day workshop where you will learn how to build an application in Ruby on Rails! No need to have any previous knowledge on programming. We're waiting for you!

Registration is closed




Rails Girls gives tools to girls and women to build their dreams and ideas with code.

You will learn about design, prototyping and coding with the help of our coaches.

Want to help? We are looking for volunteers, Rails coaches and sponsorship. Get in touch!.


Day 1: November 18th

18:30

Installation Fest

Get to know the other attendees. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails with you. Get started!

Day 2: November 19th

9:00 - 10:00

Welcome coffee + Installation Fest

During the morning, we’ll help you finish installing Ruby on Rails on your computer, if needed.
10:00 - 13:00

Workshop, part 1

Build your first Web application! We'll have short lightning talks, exercises and hands-on coding. Check out the programs from Singapore, Shanghai and Helsinki to get an idea of what we are preparing for this Buenos Aires edition.

13:00

Lunch

Om nom nom nom. =)
14:30 - 19:00

Workshop, part 2

Our coaches are here to help you. Ask them all the questions you might have about tech and coding!

20:00

After

Partyyyyyyy ! ~ ~ ^__^ ^__^ ~ ~

Our sponsors

Rails Girls Buenos Aires is made possible thanks to our sponsors. Do you want to collaborate? We're looking for partners to make this happen! Send us an e-mail to railsgirlsba (at) gmail.com to get in touch. We appreciate your support!

Gold

Accenture Argentina

Silver

Ombú Labs

Bronze

GitHub

Host and partners

Friends

Information

How to attend: Register now!
Where to go: Wayra Argentina, Costa Rica 5546 Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires See map


FAQ

Is this going to be in English? Nope, most of the event and talks are going to be 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! One more reason to attend!

Who is this event for? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. Most of the program is run in Spanish. Please bring your laptop to fully experience the event.

Can men attend? Yes you can, but you need to be accompanied by a lady attendee. Also, girls are given a priority in our waiting list.

I know how to code - How can I help? We’re also looking for coaches. We’ll have a two-three hour workshop before the event to walk you through the curriculum. Register as Rails coach!


Buenos Aires team

Vanessa Pasquet, organizer @vanessa_pasquet Anni Rautio, organizer @annirautio Aldana Aón, organizer LinkedIn Nicolás Ayala, coach @nicoayala Carolina Hadad, coach @carohadad Agostina Figueredo, coach Mauro Otonelli, coach @mauro_oto Elvio Toccalino, coach/volunteer @etoccalino Luciano Becerra, coach @lubc32 Romina Riedel, coach Gastón Ambrogi, coach @gastonambrogi Lucas Aragno, coach @aragno157 Cecilia Rivero, coach @_ceciliarivero Ian Mackinnon, volunteer @ian_mackinnon Leandro Marcucci, coach @leanucci Sebastián Rabuini, coach @sebasr Tomas Mehdi, coach Mauro Ponce, coach Nahuel Bergamo, coach @nsxNawe