Rails Girls comes to Pittsburgh! During the free two-day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.
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.
|6:00pm - 8:00pm||
Installation partyGet know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails with you.
2325 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
|8:30pm - 11:00pm||
Coaches' dinnerA dinner for the coaches of Rails Girls, where we'll go through the program for the next day, and have some talks and discussions about coaching. It is important to attend!
|9:00am - 10:00am||
Registration, coffee and installation festDuring the morning we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer if you didn't make it to the install party.
|10:00am - 10:15am||
WelcomeOutline of the day & word from sponsors.
|10:20am - 10:45am|
|10:50am - 11:10am||
Designing your web app
|11:10am - 12:00pm||
WorkshopJumpstart your first web application
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||
LunchYou may continue working on your application, if you like, or get to know some of the other participants.
|1:00pm - 1:30pm||
Bentobox - Understanding Web AppsRecap of what we’ve learned and how it all fits together.
|1:30pm - 2:30pm||
Lighting talks from coaches
|2:30pm - 6:00pm||
WorkshopExtend your application.
AfterpartyOpen for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.
Applications close: December 21st
Acceptances informed: January 4th
Rails Girls Pittsburgh is co-organized with our awesome partners.
Want to help? We're looking for partners & sponsors for the non-profit event! Email us!
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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 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