2013 Fukuoka Ruby Award Competition -Entries to be judged by Matz


#1

Dear Ruby Enthusiasts,

The Government of Fukuoka, Japan, together with “Matz” Matsumoto, would
like to invite you to enter the 2013 Fukuoka Ruby Competition. If you
have developed Ruby programs within the past 12 months, this is the
competition you’ve been waiting for. This year, in addition to the Grand
Prize, we will also have special awards sponsored by Engine Y. and
Salesforce.com. Details are below.

2013 Fukuoka Ruby Award Competition

Entry Deadline: November 30, 2012 at 5 PM Japan Time (GMT+9)

Grand Prize: 1 Million Yen!

Engine Y. Award:
Engine Y. Cloud (first 5,000 hours free), invitation to Ruby Kaigi
(includes afterparty and 50,000JPY toward transportation costs for 2
people), and an Apple iPad Mini 32GB WiFi Black & Slate (engraved with a
special message).

Salesforce.com Award:
500,000 JPY, introduction on the http://www.salesforce.com/jp/ website,
Dreamforce tickets for 3 people.

Please visit the following website for additional details or to enter:
http://www.digitalfukuoka.jp/events/index_en.html

Past winners from US include Rhomobile, Banjo, and VMware.
Past winners:
http://www.myfukuoka.com/news/2012-fukuoka-ruby-award-winners.html
(2012)
http://www.myfukuoka.com/news/2011-fukuoka-ruby-award-winners.html
(2011)
http://www.myfukuoka.com/news/2010-fukuoka-ruby-award-winners.html
(2010)
http://www.myfukuoka.com/events/2009-fukuoka-ruby-award-winners.html
(2009)

Engine Y. CEO and VMware CTO of Cloud Applications also joined us at
the last award ceremony:
http://www.myfukuoka.com/events/2012-fukuoka-ruby-forum.html

We look forward to receiving your entry!

Best regards,