Rails Girls Dnipro 6-7 September 2019

Hello and welcome to Rails Girls Dnipro! Rails Girls is a free, one and a half day workshop aimed at engaging girls with the exciting world of programming in Ruby on Rails! On this workshop, participants will learn the programming basics and get help and support of experienced coaches. Come and join us!

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You will learn how to design, create application prototypes and code with the help from our coaches.

You will need your own laptop, good mood, and desire to study.

Want to help? Volunteers and Rails coaches are welcome! Please get in touch with our team to join us.


18:00 - 21:00

Installation party

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


9:00 - 9:45

Registration and Coffee

Saturday is a big day for a workshop! Let's kick off the day with coffee, some cookies, and short talk.
09:45 - 10:15

Welcome & Sponsors Presentations

We announce the schedule for the day and our sponsors will introduce themselves and give brief presentations. We will then split everyone into pairs and assign coaches. The workshop is about to start!

Introduction to programming

Introduction to Ruby on Rails. Get to know Ruby on Rails with some exercises on https://ruby.github.io/TryRuby and kick-start your first web application on Rails with guides.railsgirls.com/app.

Coffee Break


Workshop. Get started on your first web application.




Bentobox - Understanding Web Apps

Recap of what we’ve been learning and how it all fits together in the bigger picture of programming.

Lighting talks from coaches

During the lightning talks, coaches share their own experience growing as software developers We encourage you to ask questions and foster discussions.

Extend Your Website

Continue working on your web application with your coach.

Coffee Break


Extend Your Website

Put your app online with Heroku


Congratulations with your very first Rails app! Now let's relax and have some fun.


How much does the workshop cost? The workshop is totally free. To take part as a Rails Girl, just sign up for the event!

Who is this aimed for? The main goal of a Rails Girls event is to engage girls of all ages and occupations with the web development world. Basic knowledge of how web apps works is welcome!

Can men attend? Yes! But remember that girls are given a priority.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches! Get in touch with us to discuss opportunities of becoming a coach at Rails Girls Dnipro.


Want to become our partner? Email us!

Organizer: RubyGarage is a top-of-the-line software development company from Eastern Europe. We make quality products, not just quality code. The quality of our work is better illustrated by the fact that customers are happy to come back to us with new ideas and, on occasion, advise RubyGarage as the best company in the field of development.

Our domain is web development in Ruby and Ruby on Rails. Since 2011, we've been teaching free courses for Ruby developers, organizing workshops and lectures, and contributing to a Ruby community.

Location Partner: Level Up is an IT training center with over 2800 graduates in advanced computer science majors. The goal of Level Up is to give every student education that guarantees a market demand and a solid start in the IT profession.

Information Partner: WTECH Community is a closed community of female executives in the IT industry and IT business. WTECH supports female IT community, boosts local startups created by women, and provides mentor's help in career.

Information Partner: IT Dnipro Community is a non-profit organization that boosts regional Dnipro IT industry and its community. Their goal is to popularize IT industry, improve the quality of IT education, and increase the amount of qualified IT specialists in the region.

Dnipropetrovsk coaches & team

Kate Shum Kate Shum
Ihor Shkidchenko Ihor Shkidchenko
Ivan Ruban Ivan Ruban
Mykola Kolesnikov Mykola Kolesnikov
Rostislav Yuriev Rostislav Yuriev
Andrii Yahodka Andrii Yahodka
Dmitriy Bavykin Dmitriy Bavykin
Mariia Osadchuk Mariia Osadchuk
Anton Vukolov Anton Vukolov
Eduard Goryach Eduard Goryach
Valeriy Sendulov Valeriy Sendulov
Alexey Dashkevich Alexey Dashkevich
Tsykalo Igor Tsykalo Igor
Elena Sokolyk Elena Sokolyk
Emma Yeroshek Emma Yeroshek
Maxim Koptsov Maxim Koptsov
Aleksandra Stolyar Aleksandra Stolyar