Invitation to the 2010 Fukuoka Ruby Forum
The Fukuoka Ruby Promotion Committee cordially invites you to attend
the 2010 Fukuoka Ruby Forum in Fukuoka, Japan on January 29, 2010.
The Fukuoka Ruby Forum will discuss movements and new opportunities
in ruby-based business worldwide and will feature a keynote speech
by Mr. Eiji Uda, CEO, Salesforce.com, Co., Ltd. (Japan) and
a special lecture by Mr. Yukihiro (Matz) Matsumoto, the creator of the
Ruby programming language.
In addition, the Fukuoka Ruby Promotion Committee will be presenting
prizes to the winners of the 2010 Fukuoka Ruby Award competition.
Date: Friday, January 29, 2010
Time: 1:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Place: Hotel Okura Fukuoka, 4th Floor, Heian Room
3-2 Shimokawabata-machi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City
Host: Fukuoka Ruby Business Hub Promotion Comittee
Welcome Message The Honorable Wataru Aso, Governor, Fukuoka Prefecture
Mr. Masatoshi Nishioka, President,
Fukuoka Ruby Award Ceremony
Keynote Speech New Business through Cloud Computing and Ruby
Mr. Eiji Uda, CEO, Salesforce.com, Co.,
Special Lecture How Ruby will Open the Future (tentative title)
Mr. Yukihiro (Matz) Matsumoto, the Creator
Presentations from the 2010 Ruby Award Recipients
The Fukuoka Ruby Forum main program is free to attend, but attendance
will be limited to 300 people.
There is a small 4,000 yen fee for the Networking Party.
To register, send your name, address, title, and affiliation by email to
In the subject line write, e$B!He(BFukuoka Ruby Forum
Registration.e$B!Ie(B The deadline to register is Friday, January 22,