FOSCON II: The Ruby Rodeo!
We invite you to join us for a set of presentations on Ruby programming
and Ruby culture. Confirmed speakers include:
- Alex Bunardzic
- Lucas Carlson
- Topher Cyll
- Ryan D.
- Geoffrey Grosenbach
- Amy Hoy
If you didn’t catch it last year, FOSCON is a free and fun gathering of
Ruby fans held in the evening during O’Reilly’s Open Source Convention.
The speakers will be discussing a wide range of topics of interest to
the Ruby community. And in case that wasn’t enough, pizza will be
provided! We look forward to seeing you there.
Keep up-to-date on FOSCON news via our wiki page, located at
- Who: You, us, and anyone else who is interested in Ruby
- What: Ruby, discussion, and pizza
- Where: FreeGeek in Portland, OR
- When: Wednesday, July 26th. FOSCON starts at 7:30 pm local time,
and runs until 10 pm (or later!)
FOSCON is held at FreeGeek, 1731 SE 10th Ave. in Portland. There are a
few ways to get there:
- PDX.rb members will be providing taxi service from the convention
center starting at 6:30.
- For those who enjoy a good walk, a walking tour led by local
Rubyists will also happen (details to be determined).
- Finally, Portland’s transit system is great, and you can easily hop
a bus. See Google Transit link below for how to do it.
FOSCON is sponsored by:
- CD Baby: a little CD store with the best new independent music
- PLANET ARGON: Ruby on Rails Consulting, Development, and Hosting
- PDX.rb: http://www.pdxruby.org
- FreeGeek: http://www.freegeek.org
- Google Transit (convention to FreeGeek):
- Our Lovely Sponsors: http://www.cdbaby.com and
- Photos from last year’s event: