Rails Girls Rotterdam 20 & 21 October 2017

Hello world!

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

Applications have closed.

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 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm) and
Saturday (from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm). volunteer here.

Friday 20 October

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Installation party

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

Saturday 21 October

9:30 am

Registration & breakfast

10:00 am


10:15 am


10:45 am

Introduction to the app

11:00 am

Building your App (1, 2, 3)

12:00 noon

Lightning talks

12:30 pm


1:30 pm

Building your App (4, 5, 6)

3:00 pm

Lightning talks

3:30 pm

the Launch!

4:30 pm

Drinks :)


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

Want to help? We're always looking for partners & sponsors! Email us!

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.

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

Gitlab Gitlab unifies issues, code review, continuous integration and continuous delivery into a single UI.

Reaktor Reaktor makes digital business for their clients radically better by creating products that stand out functionally, aesthetically,
and financially.

Reaktor YoungCapital offers interesting vacancies for students, starters and young professionals throughout the Netherlands.


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

Do I need a laptop?
Yes! Please bring it with you :)

Can men attend?
Yes, but girls are given a priority.

Are there vegetarian / vegan options for food?
Got you covered here too, both a vegetarian and a vegan option are offered as well.

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.

I know how to program - How can I help?
We’re also looking for people to be coaches. We need people for Friday (5:30 pm to 9:00 pm) and Saturday (9:00 am to 4:30 pm) You can volunteer here.

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