Rails Girls Munich

6th & 7th October, 2017

Servus Bayern! Rails Girls is returning to Munich in October 2017! During this free workshop, we'll explore the magical world of Ruby on Rails, and build a working web application using this powerful framework.

Applications are now closed. Confirmations to participants are sent out (please double check your spam folder).

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You will 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 the Rails Girls Munich team.

Friday 6th October

19.00 - 21:00

Installation party

Get Ruby and Rails installed with the help of our workshop coaches. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
Where: Wayra Deutschland GmbH

Saturday 7th October

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and Butterbrezn

Anyone who didn't have a chance to install Ruby on Rails can do so. Everyone else can grab a coffee, Butterbrezn and register in order to get set up for the workshop!
10:00 - 10:30


Outline of the day
10:30 - 11:30

Lightning Talks

11:30 - 13:45

Hands-on, Minds-on workshop

We will work on creating the Rails Girls 'ideas' app
13:45 - 14:30


14:30 - 15:30

Workshop Part 2

Finish your app, get it online, or extend it!
15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break & Lightning Talks

16:00 - 17:30

Workshop Part 3

17:30 - 18:30


Stick around, mingle, and reward all of your hard work with some refreshments, as well as connecting with your coaches and fellow attendees!


Applications close: September 15th
Acceptances informed: September 20th
(please check also your Spam folder for the reply)

Location: Wayra Deutschland GmbH, Kaufingerstraße 15, 80331 München Maps

Want to help? We're looking for sponsors

Get in touch!

interfacewerk GmbH interfacewerk GmbH is a Software Design and UX Consulting company, designing software to empower users. We build innovative products to create new opportunities for you.

Wayra Wayra Wayra is Telefónica's digital startup accelerator. Based in Munich with accelerators in 11 countries where Telefónica operates a telecom business or a strong focus on digital entrepreneurship. Proud location sponsor!

Simplabs Simplabs build solutions for the web and mobile devices, in Ruby on Rails, Ember.js, and Swift. Proud sponsor of our Saturday lunch!

Google Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google in September 1998. Since then, the company has grown to more than 50,000 employees worldwide, with a wide range of popular products and platforms like Search, Maps, Ads, Gmail, Android, Chrome, and YouTube. In October 2015, Alphabet became the parent holding company of Google.

freeletics Freeletics is the fastest-growing sports and lifestyle company in the world. Their overall vision is to help each and every person unleash their full physical and mental potential and become the greatest version of themselves.

Blackwood Seven GmbH Blackwood Seven revolutionizes Media Planning through artificial intelligence and machine learning. Datadriven, transparent and automated. Blackwood Seven currently employs 200+ people in Munich, Copenhagen, Barcelona, London, Los Angeles and New York.


How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited!

Who is this workshop for? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Talks will be conducted in English, but you are free to work in German amongst your group. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but they need to be accompanied by a female attendee.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches! We’ll give you all the information you need. Email us

Is there a Code of Conduct? Yes! In short, Rails Girls Munich is dedicated to a harassment-free workshop experience for everyone. Our full anti-harassment policy can be found at: www.railsgirls.com/munich_coc