Rails Girls workshops and meetings are about spreading the fun of code and to discover the world of web development in a joyfull and relaxed atmosphere.
Participants can be of any age, with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages and knowledge levels taking part. For more details, see the FAQ below.
The events and workshops are
We just had our 2nd workshop in march 2014 and it was blast! A date for the next one is not set yet. However, we do have
2nd Rails Girls Meet-Up in Frankfurt, 15th of May 2014.
Want to join Rails Girls Frankfurt? Here is our Facebook Group where you find more information and can get to know the local participants and the team.
Want to get in touch with us? Send an email!
At workshops, you will learn prototyping, coding and designing your web ideas with the help from our coaches.
We introduce you to web coding in general and Ruby on Rails as one of the open-source web developing frameworks.
Want to help? More awesome Ruby on Rails Coaches are always welcome. If you want, join the team!
|18.00 - 21.00||
Installation partyGet know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
Where: Die Zentrale, Berger Straße 175, 60385 Frankfurt; Die-Zentrale / Coworking
Coach dinnerAll of the coaches are welcome to our coach dinner, where we'll go through the program for the next day.
|9:00 - 9:45||
Registration, Coffee, PreparationGet to know the others, Grouping
|9:45 - 10:00||
WelcomeOutline of the day & word from sponsors
|10:00 - 11:00||
Introductions to the basicsCoding is fun!
Designing your web app workshopLet's get coding!
|11:10 - 13:00||
WORKSHOPJumpstart your first web application
|13:00 - 13:30||
|13.30 - 13:45||
Bentobox - Understanding web applicationsRecap of what we’ve learned and how it all fits together.
|13:45 - 14:30||
Lightning talks from our coachesYou'll hear about Git and Heroku.
|14:30 - 16:30||
WORKSHOPExtend your application.
AfterpartyOpen for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.
This is a preliminary schedule and will probably change a bit in the future.
Rails Girls Frankfurt a.M. is a non-profit event (as all Rails Girls Workshops) and is co-organized with our awesome partners:
How much does the participation at Rails Girls workshops 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 english, but small group work is done in german. 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