During this free, hands-on workshop we'll dive into building a web application using Rails!
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You learn designing, prototyping and coding with the help from our coaches.
You need your own laptop, curiosity and a sprinkle of imagination!
Want to help? We are looking for volunteers and Rails coaches. Email us.
|6:00pm - 8:30||
Completely optional, as long as you can install everything yourself! Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you. This is an open block of time so drop in whenever is good for you. You'll get to meet coaches and fellow Rails Girls!
|9:00 am - 10:00||
Registration, Breakfast/Coffee & Installation Fest
During the morning, we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer while enjoying coffee and breakfast.
|10:00 - 10:15||
We will talk about the day and get a word from our sponsors.
|10:15 am - 1 pm||
Workshop: Let's get coding!
We will break into small groups and jumpstart your first web application!
|1:00 - 1:30||
|1:30 - 1:50||
|2:00 - 4||
We will continue building out our web app.
|4 - 4:05||
|4:05 - 6||
Continue learning as you'd like!
A very Rails Girls dinner!
Hang out and have dinner with us in Rice Village!
Accepting applications till October 24, NoonLocation: Platform Houston
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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. Please bring your laptop.
Can men attend? Yes, but bring an interested lady and indicate this on the application. 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