Rails Girls Helsinki 8-9th May 2015

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

Applications are now closed. Thanks for all who applied, we received over 100 applications.

All applicants have now been informed. If you didn't get an email, check your spam folder or contact us.

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 sponsors and Rails coaches. Email us.

Friday 8th of May

17:00 - 20:00

Installation party

Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you.

Saturday 9th of May

More detailed program will be provided closer to the event.

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and installation fest

Get to know organizer, coaches and other participants.
10:00 - 10:30


Outline of the day & word from sponsors

10:30 - 13:00

First Workshop Session

Jumpstart your first web application

13:00- 14:00


No need to be hungry, let's eat

14:00 - 14:45

Lightning Talks from Coaches

14:45 - 18:00

Second Workshop Session

Extend your application.

18:15 ->


More time to socialize and meet people.


Location: Smartly.io Office, Itämerenkatu 1, Helsinki


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

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

Vamos Smartly.io Supercell


How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited!

Who is this aimed for? People of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Please bring your laptop.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches. We’ll coach the coaches before the event to walk you through the curriculum Email us