Rails Girls Dnipropetrovsk 5-7th October 2012 - Ukraine

Ласкаво просимо!

Rails Girls is coming to Dnipropetrovsk! During the free 3 days workshop we'll explore the magical world of Ruby on Rails, and build an application together.

Applications are already closed.

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 the Rails Girls Dnipropetrovsk team.

Friday 5th October

18.00 -

Installation party

Get to know the attendees a little bit before hand. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.
21.00 -

Coach dinner

All of the coaches are welcome to come to our coach dinner, where we'll go through the program for the next day.

Saturday 6th October

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
10:20 - 10:45

Designing your web app -workshop

10:50 - 11:10


Let's get coding!
11:10 - 13:00


Jumpstart your first web application
13:00 - 13:30


13.30- 13:45

Bentobox - Understanding Web Apps

Recap of what we’ve been learning and how it all fits together in the bigger picture of programming.
13:45 - 14:30

Lighting talks from coaches

14:30 - 16:30


Extend your application.
20:00 -


Open for everyone, meet cool people interested in tech.

Sunday 7th October, Off topic day

10:00 - 11:00

Business-psychology and team building

11:00 - 14:00

Workshop - Command relationships as in a fairy tale

Or how to create dream team.
14:00 - 14:30


14:30 - 17:30

Workshop - What dreams may come?

Or how to make the dream a reality.

Slides used during the workshop can be taken here :)


Applications are already closed.
Acceptances informed: October 2nd

Location: Baumana St, 10, Business center 2nd floor, Dnipropetrovsk

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Rails Girls Dnipropetrovsk needs the support of awesome partners.

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


Organizer RubyGarage We are the community of Ruby developers. We are crazy about programming on Ruby/RoR and willing all cool dudes to be involved as well. Here we teach how to programming on Ruby/RoR and create Open source projects.
If you are interested in ... JOIN US!


General partner and Hosting partner DataArt Custom software development firm that builds advanced solutions for the financial services, healthcare, hospitality and other industries.

Svitla Systems

General partner Svitla Systems Custom software development and software outsourcing.


Information partner Indigo We are the Ukrainian Recruitment Agency. Our specialization is searching for an IT personnel.


Sponsor Ciklum We focus on establishing and servicing dedicated software development teams for the customers from the UK, Europe and worldwide.

Tour de Gra

Sponsor Tour De Gra Tour De Gra corporation provides with the “IMPROVE IS” cards. "IMPROVE IS” is a discount program that includes: pleasant discounts in cafes, restaurants, fitness clubs and many other locations, for self-development and pleasure.


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. Talks will be conducted in Russian. 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