Rails Girls Poznan Rails Girls 2-3 September 2016

Poznan tej!

Rails Girls comes to Poznan! During the free two-day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.

Applications are closed now.

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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.

Rails Girls Poznan - 2016

See the photos from Rails Girls Poznan 2015.

Friday, 2nd 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.
19.00 - 19:30

Lightning Talks

From Rails Girls to Womanonrails - Agnieszka Matysek

Why not programming? - Emilia Andrzejewska

Creative coding - Robert Siemieniec
20:00 - 22:00

Coach Dinner

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

Saturday, 3rd 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 - 14:30

Lightning Talks

About remote working - Bartosz Łęcki

How the Internet works? - Bartosz Musznicki

15:00 - 16:00


Get excited and make things!
16:00 - 16:30

Lightning Talks

Ruby on tests - Martyna Wilkońska

What one should not forget while learning how to code - Marcin Górka

Why working in a software house is awesome? - Marcin Pakuła
16:30 - 18:00


Extend your application.


What do they say about us?

Rails Girls Poznań: zapisy do 4 września

Codzienny Poznan

Dziewczyny do programowania!

Lepszy Poznan

Rails Girls wracają do Poznania!

Dziennik Internautów

Things You Should Know About Rails Girls Poznan


Rails Girls Poznan!


Rails Girls, czyli dziewczyny uczyły się programować

Moje Miasto Poznan

Informatycy wyglądają zupełnie inaczej niż się wam wydaje

Lepszy Poznan

Warsztaty Rails Girls Zaczynają Się W Piątek

Codzienny Poznan

Międzynarodowa Inicjatywa Wsparcia Dla Kobiet


Poznanianki Do Kodowania

Nasze Miasto

Dziewczyny Programują Światowo

Lepszy Poznan

Media Love


Application opening: August 10, 2016
Application deadline: August 19, 2016
Acceptances informed: August 24, 2016
Location: Collegium da Vinci, ul. Kutrzeby, Poznań


Rails Girls Poznan would not be possible without our amazing sponsors! Want to help? Drop us a line! We're looking for Partners & Sponsors for the non-profit event!

PrograilsPrograils Web & Mobile development team. Agile Software House that creates world class software and applications for startups and on-line businesses. Plus, they love Ruby on Rails just like Rails Girls do.

East & WestEast & West One of the biggest ISPs in Greater Poland with 20+ year experience. Provides services to thousands of customers in Poznan and some other cities in Poland. Competing prices for High-speed Internet both Cable and fiber based (FTTH), best HD TV offer and VoIP telephony.

Fundacja IneaFundacja Inea INEA Foundation - HELPS in understanding the digital world around us. LEARNS and INSPIRES how to use innovations and facilities that come together with modern technologies.

githubGithub is the best way to build software together. GitHub provides tools for easier collaboration and code sharing from any device. Start collaborating today—open source project hosting is free!

gitlabGitlab Code, test, and deploy together with GitLab your open source git management solution. GitLab is a next-level platform for teams who want the highest levels of security, flexibility, and collaboration on their projects.

CognifideCognifide Since 2005 we work as one team with our clients, designing and managing Global Digital Ecosystems to deliver rich, consistent and meaningful customer experiences. Our technology powers over 400 websites worldwide. Among our Clients you can find such global brands as Telegraph Media Group, Shell, Ford, Virgin Media, Barclays, HSBC, GSK, Unilever. Our name, Cognifide, brings together two words that underpin our business, cognition and fidelity. They reflect our experience, expertise and the nature of our relationships with our clients, partners and each other. Our development centre is located in Poland's Poznan. It's a young and creative office, with around 200 staff and room for more. We look after each other, challenge each other and flourish together. We care passionately about the communities and the environment that we live in and actively encourage each and every Cognifider to play a part in our undertaking to be good citizens.

gitlabBriisk is an agile Rails/Angular web agency. We create bespoke software that helps ambitious companies and startups grow faster. Oh, and we do mobile, too!

gitlabCollegium Da Vinci

Partners & Supporters

Rails Girls Poznan is co-organized with our awesome Partners and Supporters.

East & WestStartup Poznań initiative, under which the City of Poznań, in cooperation with representatives of companies and institutions from Poznań, strive for development of the best possible support programme for young companies operating on the basis of knowledge and new technologies. The aim of the project is to promote startups, support their development, enable access to essential knowledge and develop local startup ecosystem.

DigitalOceanDigitalOcean is the world’s fastest growing cloud provider built for developers. Our mission is simple: we’re passionate about making complex infrastructure simple and delighting our customers with a seamless experience that brings them joy. New users can easily deploy a blazing fast cloud server in 55 seconds with an intuitive control panel interface, which can be replicated on a larger scale with the company's straightforward API.

HESNA IMS We are digital marketing agency based in Poznan, Poland and we are passionate about new technologies and marketing innovations. We provide our clients with webdesign, social media, SEO/SEM, online marketing and programming services. Holistic and professional approach towards our clients put us among recognizable agencies in Poland within a few years. Our name HESNA is usually followed by "were local turns global" which is our philosophy and perfectly describes our work.


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 and Code of Conduct.

Poznan team

Asia Ignaczak, organizer @j_ignaczak Monika Filipkowska, organizer Monika Marta Wojciechowicz, organizer @ink_kin Dominika Stempniewicz, organizer and coach dominika