Aberdeen Developers are pleased to present a talk by Colin Gemmell on Thursday 23rd August 2012 at the Robert Gordon University.
60 minutes in Ruby
Over the last 10 years Ruby has become the language for startups and is now being accepted in to the enterprise setup. In this talk we will look at some of the basics of the Ruby language and tools and at some of the frameworks and libraries can help you develop great applications in little time.
Colin Gemmell is Web/Application Developer from Glasgow, Scotland. He has gained a wide range of experience in his time as a developer working on everything from enterprise applications to small promotional web-sites. Starting out first Borland Delphi before graduating to .NET he made the jump to Ruby on Rails and hasn’t looked back, yet.
A constant presence in the in the Glasgow tech community Colin has spoken a numerous programming and tech events and conferences covering the length and breadth of the UK. He also currently runs the Glasgow branch of the Scottish Ruby User Group.
Agenda - Thursday, 23rd August 2012
1800 - 1815: Arrival and registration
1815 - 1820: Introduction
1820 - 1920: 60 minutes in Ruby
1920 onwards: Questions and drinks at the bar
All attendees will be entered into a prize draw, with the chance of winning one of the prizes listed here.
Location and Directions
Venue: Room A12, RGU Building, St Andrews Street, Aberdeen, AB25 1HG Directions: Map showing St Andrews Street