Rails Girls Rotterdam 7 & 8 October 2016

Hello world!

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

Applications have unfortunately closed, but keep an eye out for our next event!

Questions or queries? Just send us an email!

Looking forward to seeing you all!
Team Rails Girls Rotterdam

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 Rails coaches on
Friday (from 17:00 to 21:00) and
Saturday (from 09:00 to 16:30). Volunteer here.

Friday 7 October

18.00 - 21.00

Installation party

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

Saturday 8 October


Registration & breakfast






Introduction to the app


Building your App (1, 2, 3)


Lightning talks




Building your App (4, 5, 6)


Lightning talks


the Launch!


Drinks :)


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

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

Floorplanner Floorplanner is the easiest and best-looking way to create and share interactive floorplans online.

Firmhouse Firmhouse works with innovation managers & entrepreneurs to bring ideas to first market traction. They help them to design & develop new products in quick iterations.

Gitlab Gitlab unifies issues, code review, CI and CD into a single UI.


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 and small group work is done in either Dutch or English. 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 need people for Friday (17:00 to 21:00) and Saturday (9:00 to 18:30) You can volunteer here.

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