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in partnership with

Philippine Ruby Users Group (PhRUG)




Rails Code Camp

20 July 2013

Rails Code Camp is a 3-part seminar and workshop in that aims to build up development skills on Ruby on Rails development platform. First part is the Rails Camp Installation Meetup (July 19), Rails Code Camp (July 20) and Rails Camp Follow-up Meetup (August 22).


The camp parts:

Rails Camp Installation Meetup (July 19, Friday, Globe Corporate Showroom)
Before things get serious, meet your mentors and fellow campers over pizza and drinks! While the casual networking is part of the plan, the main goal is to set-up every camper's machine to get started on Rails development.

Rails Code Camp (July 20, Saturday, Microsoft HQ)
Want to know what opportunities lies ahead on Rails development? Interested in creating your first Rails application? The camp's got them covered! What's more? At the end of the camp, ready or not, there will be a mini-hackathon that incorporates the major lessons taught in the camp!

Rails Camp Follow-up Meetup (August 22, Thursday, Globe Corporate Showroom)
One month after, how have you been with Rails? This meetup showcases the app of the newly recruited Rails developers! Moreoever, get meaningful advice and learn from the mentors as you go further in Rails development.


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Rails Code Camp Program

9:00 – 9:30


Note: Registration will be closed at 10AM.

9:30 – 9:35 Welcome Remarks and Intro to DevCon
9:35 – 9:45 Partners Talks: PhRUG
9:45 – 10:15 Opportunities in Ruby on Rails Development
10:15 – 12:00 Workshop
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 4:00 Workshop
4:00 – 5:00 Mini Hackathon


1. The Rails Code Camp is not for complete beginners, each participant must have at least some programming background and familiarity with model-view-controller architecture.

2. This is a free community event, thus, the organizers will not provide certificates.

3. Download the installers:

Windows & Mac: http://railsinstaller.org/
Linux: https://rvm.io/


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UPDATE: All tickets are sold out! Stay tuned for upcoming events instead. 🙂