Rails Girls Munich

Thank you all for an awesome workshop!
We are coming back next year!

Servus Bayern! Rails Girls is returning to Munich in 2019! During this free workshop, we'll explore the magical world of Ruby on Rails, and build a working web application using this powerful framework.

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You will 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 volunteers and Rails coaches. Email the Rails Girls Munich team.

Friday 16th November 2018

18.30 - 21:00

Installation party

Get Ruby and Rails installed with the help of our workshop coaches. Bring your laptop if you can, so we can install Ruby on Rails for you. When that's done, we watch the documentary CODE – Debugging the gender gap
Where: Wayra Deutschland GmbH

Saturday 17th November 2018

9:00 - 10:00

Registration, coffee and Brezn

Anyone who didn't have a chance to install Ruby on Rails can do so. Everyone else can grab a coffee, Brezn or Croissant and register in order to get set up for the workshop!
10:00 - 10:30


Outline of the day and short hands-on-talk: Get started with programming
10:30 - 13:00

Hands-on, Minds-on workshop

We will work on creating the Rails Girls 'ideas' app in small groups.
13:00 - 13:45


13:45 - 15:30

Workshop Part 2

Finish your app, get it online, or extend it!
15:30 - 15:45

Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30

Workshop Part 3

17:30 - 18:30


Stick around, mingle, and reward all of your hard work with some refreshments, as well as connecting with your coaches and fellow attendees!

Want to help? We're looking for sponsors

Get in touch!

interfacewerk GmbH interfacewerk GmbH is a Software Design and UX Consulting company, designing software to empower users. We build innovative products to create new opportunities for you.

Wayra Wayra is Telefónica's digital startup accelerator. Based in Munich with accelerators in 11 countries where Telefónica operates a telecom business or a strong focus on digital entrepreneurship.

Google Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google in September 1998. Since then, the company has grown to more than 50,000 employees worldwide, with a wide range of popular products and platforms like Search, Maps, Ads, Gmail, Android, Chrome, and YouTube. In April 2018, Alphabet became the parent holding company of Google.

INNOQ INNOQ is a technology consulting company. Honest consulting, innovative thinking, and a passion for software development means successful software solutions, infrastructure and products.

Simplabs Simplabs build solutions for the web and mobile devices, in Ruby on Rails, Ember.js, and Swift.

xbAV xbAV is the leading technology provider for the digitization of occupational pensions (betriebliche Altersversorgung). As an independent partner we connect insurers, product providers, social partners, insurance agents, employers and employees.

Honeypot Honeypot is Europe’s leading tech job platform, on a mission to build great engineering teams. On Honeypot, you state your job preferences upfront and companies apply to you. We believe you should choose a job you love: whether that’s based on a cutting-edge tech stack, an inspiring team or just good old-fashioned salary.


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

Who is this workshop for? Women of any age with basic knowledge of working with a computer. We’ve had people of all ages taking part. Talks will be conducted in English, but you are free to work in German amongst your group. Please bring your laptop.

Can men attend? Yes, but they need to be accompanied by a female attendee.

I know how to program - How can I help? We’re also looking for people to be coaches! We’ll give you all the information you need. Email us

Is there a Code of Conduct? Yes! In short, Rails Girls Munich is dedicated to a harassment-free workshop experience for everyone. Our full anti-harassment policy can be found at: www.railsgirlsmunich.de/coc-munich