Do-be-doo-be-do! Rails Girls Berlin dances to the beat of building. Willkommen to the free, one day crash-course to the to the exciting world of building web applications with Ruby on Rails. The applications have ended this time around!
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 volunteers and Rails coaches. Email us.
Have more? Send us the link at contact (a) railsgirls.com
Installation partyGet know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
Where:Prizessinnenstrasse 19 (Betahaus building) 5th floor
|9:00 - 10:00||
Registration, coffee and installation festDuring the morning we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer.
|10:00 - 10:15||
WelcomeOutline of the day & word from sponsors
|10:20 - 10:45||
Designing your web app -workshopBy Karri Saarinen
|10:50 - 11:10||
Tryruby.orgLet's get coding!
|11:10 - 13:00||
WORKSHOPJumpstart your first web application
|13:00 - 13:30||
Bentobox - Understanding Web AppsLinda Liukas - Recap of what we’ve learned and how it all fits together.
|13:45 - 14:30||
Lighting talks from coaches: life of a programmerJoan Wolkerstorfer - How I went from picking up programming to working in a software company - in a year
Duana Stanley - Agile Practices At Work
Astera Schneeweisz - Security & webapps
|14:30 - 16:30||
WORKSHOPExtend your application.
AfterpartyOpen for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.
Flamingo Berlin, Kleine Präsidentenstrasse at the riverside of Monbijou Park in Mitte
Where: Place: betahaus
Application deadline: 5 April 2012
Acceptances informed: 6 April 2012
Without the local developer scene we would be lost! A big thank you to our sponsors and partners.
Soundcloud is the world’s leading social sound platform where anyone can create sounds and share them everywhere.
Wooga is the third largest social games developer worldwide. Wooga creates high quality games for Facebook and iOS, with a specific focus on emotional character development, usability, and superb localization in seven languages.
Readmill is a curious community of readers, highlighting and sharing the books they love.
Travis CI is an open source platform for running your tests: Travis CI makes sure the code you are using for your Rails app works well.
betahaus | Berlin is the largest coworking space in Europe. In a mixture of relaxed coffee house atmosphere and concentrated working environment we create room between work and privacy in which innovation and creativity is fostered.
Railslove is a passionate team of hackers and thinkers from Cologne, Hamburg and Berlin. We love building web applications.
Amen is a service for creating and sharing opinions about the extraordinary things in life. Take a stand about the best or worst people, places, things and ideas.
6Wunderkinder is a Berlin-based startup that creates multi-platform productivity solutions for individuals,groups and businesses. They currently offer the task management tool Wunderlist and the project management platform Wunderkit.
Kippt makes it easy to save, search and read the information you find on the web.
Geekli.st is an achievement-based social portfolio builder where all bad-ass code monkeys around the globe can communicate, brag, build their street cred and get found.
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. We’ll have a two-three hour workshop before the event to walk you through the curriculum. Email us