Rails Girls Braga 13th September, Portugal

Olá Braga! Hello Braga!

O Rails Girls chegou a Braga! Gostavas de aprender a programar? Junta-te a nós neste workshop gratuito, onde irás aprender a desenvolver uma App em Ruby on Rails! Não precisas de saber programar.

Rails Girls just got to Braga! Join us in this free workshop where you will learn how to build an application in Ruby on Rails! No previous knowledge on programming needed.

Apply here!

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, partners, sponsors and Rails coaches. Email us.

Sunday, September 13th

09:00 - 09:45

Registration and installation party!

Meet & greet. Get to know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop so we can help you install Ruby on Rails on your computer if you weren't able to do that before.
09:45 - 10:00


Outline of the day and schedule
10:00 - 10:30


HTML and CSS intro
10:30 - 11:15

Introduction to programming with ruby

11:15 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 13:00

Rails Girls App Tutorial

Let's get coding!
13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 14:15

Lightning Talk

14:15 - 16:30

Hands on the app.

16:30 - 16:45

Coffee break

16:45 - 19:00

Hands on the app.

20h00 - 22h00

Dinner and Drinks with Ruby Conf

Open for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech and prepare for RubyConf.


Rails Girls Braga

13th September

It will take place at GNRation. To get there check below.

Application form: Apply here!

Application deadline: 10th of September
If you were accepted to the event and are not able to go, send us an e-mail or fill this cancellation form.

What they say about us?

Rails Girls ensinam as portuguesas a programar

"webraga.pt 2014"

Rails Girls Braga

"Braga Cool 2014"


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

Want to help? We're looking for partners and sponsors for the event! Email us!



Portugal Geekettes


Is this going to be in english? Nope, most of the event and speaches are going to be done in Portuguese! The local coaches are native speakers. However, some of the inspirational talks as well as instructions might be in english. Email us

How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited and prepared to learn a lot and work hard!

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. The event will be in Portuguese, but English translators will be available. 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’ll have a two-three hour workshop before the event to walk you through the curriculum. Email us

How to get there?


Rails Girls Braga is going to be at
Praça Conde de Agrolongo n° 123
4700-312 Braga

Here are the GPS coordinates 41.552952, -8.426235.

You can also check it on Google Maps.

Should you get lost or stuck, dial 00351 914 485 738. This should connect you to an organizer or coach that will try to help you get there.

a picture of the location