Rails Girls Chendu November 10th, 2012

Hello world!

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

Apply now! Applications are open until the 1th of November.
We'll let you know on November 5th whether you've been chosen.

You learn designing, prototyping and coding with the help from our coaches.

You need your own laptop(if you don't have one , please contact us), curiosity and a sprinkle of imagination!

Want to help? We are looking for volunteers and Rails coaches. Email us.

Saturday 10th November

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and installation fest

During the morning we’ll install Ruby on Rails on your computer.
10:00 - 10:15


Outline of the day & word from sponsors
10:15 - 11:00


Learn some basic knowledge of Rails on Ruby
11:00 - 13:00

Design your first web app - Workshop

It's a design camp!
13:30 - 15:00


Pair Coding!
15:00 - 15:30

Show Case: Wave 1st!


Pair Coding

17:00 - 17:30

Show Case:Wave 2nd!

Lighting talks from attendees
17:30 - 18:00


Recap of what we’ve learned and how it all fits together.


Applications close: November 1th
Acceptances informed:November 5th

Location: 7th floor, Building E1 , No.1268 Tianfu Road, High-tech District, Chengdu, China.


Rails Girls Chngduis co-organized with our awesome partners.

Want to help? We're looking for partners & sponsors for the non-profit event! Email us!

ThoughtWorks ThoughtWorks is a global IT consultancy. We deliver custom applications and provide no-nonsense consulting; we help organizations become agile.


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, but small group work is done in german. Please bring your laptop.

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

Chengdu team

Jeff Xiong, Organizer&Coach @Jeffxiong Xiaoshen Wang, Organizer @Xiaoshen Wang Zichuan Xiong, UX Coach @Zichuan Xiong Ye Zhen, Coach @Ye Zhen Yi Zhou, Organizer @Yi Zhou