Rails Girls Rotterdam 20 & 21 October 2017

Hello world!

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

Applications have closed.

Questions or queries? Just send us an email!

Looking forward to seeing you all!
Team Rails Girls Rotterdam

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 Rails coaches on
Friday (from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm) and
Saturday (from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm). volunteer here.

Friday 20 October

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Installation party

Get to know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop, so you can install Ruby on Rails!

Saturday 21 October

9:30 am

Registration & breakfast

10:00 am


10:15 am


10:45 am

Introduction to the app

11:00 am

Building your App (1, 2, 3)

12:00 noon

Lightning talks

12:30 pm


1:30 pm

Building your App (4, 5, 6)

3:00 pm

Lightning talks

3:30 pm

the Launch!

4:30 pm

Drinks :)


Rails Girls Rotterdam is co-organized with our awesome partners.

Want to help? We're always looking for partners & sponsors! Email us!

Firmhouse Firmhouse works with innovation managers & entrepreneurs to bring
ideas to first market traction.
They help them to design & develop
new products in quick iterations.

Floorplanner Floorplanner is the easiest and best-looking way to create and share interactive floorplans online.

Gitlab Gitlab unifies issues, code review, continuous integration and continuous delivery into a single UI.


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 speeches are given in English and small group work is done in either Dutch or English. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but girls are given a priority.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches. We need people for Friday (5:30 pm to 9:00 pm) and Saturday (9:00 am to 4:30 pm) You can volunteer here.

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contact us if you're interested or stay tuned!

Thamar Kiemel Freelance UX Eija-Leena Koponen GeoPhy