Rails Girls Los Angeles is part of Innovate Pasadena!
During this, free, two day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby & Ruby on Rails. YOU will build a web application with the support of a friendly coach.
Spokeo will be sponsoring and hosting this free, two day
Sorry, Applications are closed for this session.
We hope to be running another session in January or February 2016
In the meantime you can checkout all the excellent Meetup groups in your area.
How much does it cost?Nothing, it's free!
You just need to be excited! And you need to show up ready to learn.
If you need to cancel Contact Us.There are limited spots.
Who is this aimed towards? Women of any age with
basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all
ages take part. Please bring your laptop.
Can men attend? Women are given priority, but men
are welcome as long as they are accompanied by an interested woman.
How can I help? Do you know Ruby on Rails? We’re
also looking for friendly coaches. We will walk you through the
curriculum at the coaches meeting on Friday after the Installation
Volunteer to coach.
Schedule: Friday, October 23rd, 2015 7pm - 10pm
A million Thanks
Thank you to our main sponsor, Spokeo, without whom this event would not have been possible or as cool!
7pm - 10pm
Bring your laptop so we can help you install
Ruby on Rails and everything else you'll need
Get a Sticker proving you are ready to roll.
Even if you already have everything installed please
come and show a coach. We will be keeping track
of who has gotten a completion sticker.
If there is no way you can make it on Friday
and need help with installation make arrangements
to come at 9am on Saturday. We want to keep exceptions
to the bare minimum Please be respectful of our
volunteer coaches' time.
Do These Tutorials BEFORE Saturday
Intro to Everything
You should have gone through these tutorials before
the Saturday workshop so you can get the most out of
your day. There will be coaches available at the
install fest so feel free to ask questions. Or attend
a study group for some help prior to the event for
some one on one help.
If you are brandy new to Ruby you should go through
If you haven't used Github you should go through this
If you've never worked in the terminal go through these slides and follow along.
Schedule: Saturday, October 24th, 2015 9am - 6pm
9 am - 10 am
Register, find your seat, get your name tag, have
some breakfast and meet some people.
If you are absolutely not able to attend the Installation
Party on Friday we will get your computer ready to roll.
Please be here by 9am.
10 - 11am
Welcome to Rails Girls LA!
Rails Girls from last year- Where are they now?
11am - 1 pm
After we break up into small groups, your coach will help you
get started on your first web application using the app
1 pm - 2 pm
Reward yourself for a successful morning with some grub. Talk
with your coaches and peers about how awesome your first web
applications are.Lunch will be vegan and will be catered free of
charge thanks to Spokeo. :)