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The Amsterdam Ruby meetup group

Last meetup recording

Future and past meetups can be found on the Ruby NL YouTube channel.

Next meetup

21th of March, 2023

Location:, Amsteldijk 216, Amsterdam

Hello Rubyists 🌦️🍀,

Join us for lightning talks in our second meetup of the year! The March meetup will start with 4 fresh talks, followed by another 4 talks. Join us to see what the community is thinking, building, and procrastinating on. There is plenty of time to talk shop with other Ruby professionals, or have a casual chat with people from the community. Check out the event program.

This month's meetup will take place at the office of! OfferZen will provide the delicious food and drinks to power you through the evening! 😋

Our location is completely (wheelchair) accessible. We will most likely livestream this event.

See you there! We can't wait 👋💚

Floor, Arno, Tom and Rayta

PS. Are you interested in giving a talk at one of our events? Check out our "Give a talk!" page and send us your idea!

Event Program

18:00 - 19:00
Doors open: food and drinks and laughs
19:00 - 19:15
Opening statements
19:15 - 20:00
First 4 talks
Wander Hillen
Multiplying fishes as fast as possible (for Santa!)
Brett Beutell
We'll explore how metaprogramming techniques can make your code easier to observe and debug in production
Derk-Jan Karrenbeld
Exercis[em] is excellent
Amanda Perino
The Rails Foundation - what you can expect
The Rails Foundation was recently launched to support the Ruby on Rails community through improved documentation, events, marketing, and education, and Amanda Perino, the foundation's newly appointed Executive Director, is here to share what you can expect from the foundation in the year ahead.
20:15 - 21:00
Next 4 talks
David Kelly
Looking forward instead of looking back - how we built a better circuit breaker
Daniel Paulus
Power naps, self care and mental health
Arno Fleming
More power in energy constrained times
Floor Drees
What Rubyists need to know to start securing their open source software supply chains
21:00 - 22:00

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