Rails Girls Poznan 6-7th September 2013 - Poznan

Poznan tej!

Rails Girls is coming to Poznan. During the free two-day workshop we will learn to build web applications. Dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails with us!

Applications are now closed.

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Rails Girls aims to give tools for girls and women to build their ideas.

You learn designing, prototyping and coding by doing it with help from our coaches.

You want to help? We are looking for Rails coaches, speakers and sponsors. Email us.


We'll add more photos soon. If you have some send us the link at railsgirlspoznan@gmail.com

Friday, 6th September

18:00 - 20:00

Installation party

Get know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
Sponsors, boyfriends, girlfriends and developers that happen-to-be-in-the-neighborhood are more than welcome to join.
20:00 - 22:00

Coach Dinner

All of the coaches are welcome to our coach dinner! Thank you for supporting Rails Girls Poznan!

Saturday, 7th September

9:00 - 10:00

Breakfast, coffee, registration.

Coffee, cake, code.
10:00 - 13:00


Hands-on, minds-on learning! Meet Ruby, Rails and much more.
13:00 - 13:45


13:45 - 14:00

Bentobox - Understanding Web Apps

14:00 - 15:00

Lightning Talks

14:00 - 18:00


Extend your application.


Open for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.
Location: Głośna
św. Marcin 30, 61-805 Poznań

What do they say about 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. Most of the program is run in english and please bring your laptop.

How do you choose the attendees? We want a diverse group of people who are motivated and curious about learning.

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.

See more Q&A at our Facebook page


Applications close: Sunday, August 18th
Acceptances informed: Monday, August 26th

M26 Lab
Al.Marcinkowskiego 26, Poznan - Map


Meet our lovely sponsors!

Golden sponsors

CognifideCognifide is a marketing technology agency that provides a wide range of digital expertise for global brands such as Skype, Investec, Virgin Media. We're partners of Adobe and Sitecore. With offices in London and Poznan we're extremely proud of our friendly and delivery-focused work culture.

Partners & Supporters

Rails Girls Poznan is co-organized with our awesome partners and supporters.

ShopAlike.plShopAlike.pl is a visual shopping center that offer the shopping experience from within your own home - without crowded stores and sometimes unsuitable opening times. Due to the large selection (600.000 products from 200 shops in Poland only!) customers do not have to search different online shops and can easily compare products, brands and shipping terms quickly and transparently. By the aggregation of many partner shops, users also benefit from several coupons and discounts.

M26 LabM26 Lab is a makerspace in Poznan, Poland. Our place functions both as a workshop and a venue for various events and meetings. We mix design, technology & art to develop creative ideas, products and services.

WoogaWooga is one of the most popular social game developers for web and mobile. The company is based in Berlin, Europe's creative heart and mecca for tech industry innovators. The studio's signature approach to game design emphasizes emotional character development, usability, and superb localization.

GitHubGitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.

Lee Hecht HarrisonLee Hecht Harrison is the global talent development leader in connecting people to jobs and helping individuals improve performance. LHH assists organizations in supporting restructuring efforts, developing leaders at all levels, engaging and retaining critical talent, and maintaining productivity through change.

NetguruNetguru is an Agile Ruby agency with excellent track record and great communication skills. We love to develop web and apps! Give us a ping!

MarciniakiMarciniaki.com a couple of photographers, Aga & Hubert. She specializes in women and children photography. Hubert specializes in reportage, weeding and advertising photography. 7 years ago he met Aga and they decided to create and delight together.


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Poznan team

Ania Banaszek, organizer @anbanaszek Asia Ignaczak, organizer @joanna_ignaczak Monika Filipkowska, organizer @Gondorya Magdalena Wójcik, supporter @_claygirl Dominika Stempniewicz, coach dominika Wiktoria Dalach, coach @wdalach Alicja Cyganiewicz, coach @bike_lover_ka Basia Madej, coach @basiamadej Przemek Dąbek, coach @przemyslawdabek Szymon Fiedler, coach @fidelski Bartek Pranczke, coach @bpranczke Dawid Wozniak, coach @dawidwu Maciej Litwiniuk, coach @mlitwiniuk Grzegorz Witek, coach @arnvald Wojtek Ogrodowczyk, coach @sharnik Robert Kapala, coach rakk