Rails Girls Groningen February 1st and 2nd, 2019

Hello world!

Rails Girls Groningen will Rock your world again! During the free two-day workshop we'll dive into the magical world of Ruby on Rails.

Applications are open! Apply here.

You learn to build your very own web application and doing so, you'll also learn the basics of rails 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. Fill in this form.

Friday, 1st February


Doors Open and Registration

HackerOne office, Stationsweg 3F Groningen



You can't do anything on an empty stomach, so we'll first provide you with fooooood and some drinks.


Opening talk


19.55 - 21.00

Let's get started!

Our amazing coaches will help you install Ruby on Rails and some other stuff, so you'll be all good to go! Once you've got everything set up, you'll get started on TryRuby

21.00 - end

Install party

Get to know the attendees and the coaches a little bit before hand. There will be drinks and snacks and music and awesomeness!

Saturday, 2nd February

9:30 - 10:00

Registration and coffee

10:00 - 10:15


Outline of the day & word from sponsors
10:15 - 13.00


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


13:45 - 14:30

Lightning Talks Time!

14:30 - 16:30


Extend your application.
17:00 -


Hang out with all the participants! Chat, relax, have a drink, ....


Applications open: 1st of August, 2018
Acceptances informed: TBA

Location: HackerOne office, Stationsweg 3F Groningen


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

Rails Girls Groningen is also made possible by our Awesome sponsors:

HackerOne HackerOne is the first vulnerability coordination and bug bounty platform. We empower companies to protect consumer data, trust and loyalty by working with the global research community to surface your most relevant security issues. HackerOne is a venture-backed company with headquarters in San Francisco.

Gitlab.com Gitlab.com, Version Control for your Server. Unlimited repositories, Unlimited private collaborators, Unlimited disk space*, Completely free, no credit card required, Free Continuous Integration (CI) on ci.gitlab.com
Go check it out!


How much does the workshop cost? Nothing, it's free! You just need to be excited! (and bring your laptop)

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 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, if you want to be a coach fill in this form

How can I become a sponsor? We can still use more sponsors, we would love for you to become one! Please drop us an email

Groningen team

Annette Veltman-Bats organizer Karen Sijbrandij organizer & flying coach @KarenSijbrandij Miray Mazlumoglu organizer & flying coach @zeynepmirayy Hardik Ruparel organizer & flying coach Philip Kocanda organizer & flying coach @philipkocanda Ivan Malykh flying coach @ivdma Saida Temirkhodjaeva designer & flying coach Jeroen Meines designer