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The Wonders of Ruby on Rails

Take your first step into the world of Ruby on Rails today!
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015, 09:30 am - 04:30 pm
The Hub Singapore Singapore 128 Prinsep Street, , , Singapore

DATE: Aug 22 (Sat) 09:30-16:30 (6 hours lesson + 1-hour lunch break)

Early bird tickets: $20 off! This offer is available till 18th August.


Have you ever wondered why Rails developers seem to love their framework so much? Why are more and more startups looking in this direction to power their backends? How does Ruby on Rails make programmers happy? Join us for this workshop and experience the magic of Rails yourself.



Time: Aug 22, 2015 (Sat) 09:30-16:30

The Hub Singapore
128 Prinsep Street,
Singapore 188655


  • Early bird: SGD 100 (After $20 discount) Available till 18th August!
  • General admission: SGD 120

Max Capacity: 12 pax



We recommend developers versed in other languages to join us for this one day session and experience Ruby on Rails for yourselves.



  • Introduction: What is Ruby on Rails and its brief history
  • How to “speak” Ruby
  • Key concepts: ActiveRecord, RESTful, Model View Controller, etc.
  • Building your first Rails App in 20 minutes
  • The Anatomy of a Rails App
You will gain a preliminary understanding of the Ruby language and the Rails framework, and experience first-hand the characteristics and effectiveness of Ruby-on-Rails via our hands-on coding exercises.



Please bring along your Macbook or Windows laptop for the hands-on exercises.



Winston Teo

Winston is an entrepreneur, advisor, full-stack engineer and a happy person. Programming since 2004, Winston started his specialisation in Ruby (and Rails) from '08 and recently honed his skills at Pivotal Labs SG between 2010 to 2013. He has worked on numerous projects including successful start-ups such as Wego, Viki, Friendster amongst others.

Besides doing his regular job of writing quality code, Winston also organizes Singapore's Ruby meetups, Rails Girls and the annual RedDotRubyConf. Sometimes, he speaks at Ruby conferences too - the most recent ones are RubyConf Philippines 2014, Oedo Ruby Kaigi 2014 and RubyConf Taiwan 2014. Occasionally, you might find him contributing to open source projects too.



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