October 30, 2013 · 7:00 PM
Intro to the Los Angeles Ruby on Rails Community
Wednesday October 30th, from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Ira Herman, CTO at Optrix, Inc.
Beer, wine, and soda will be served
This free event is an orientation to help developers and anyone interested in learning Ruby on Rails acquainted with the Ruby on Rails community in Los Angeles. We will canvas key events/meetups to attend, people, companies, blogs, hot issues, and more. Our speaker will share personal anecdotes and answer any questions you may have. Afterwards, you are welcome to network with a number of prominent folks in the ecosystem.
About Our Speaker:
Ira Herman is an experienced software developer who has 14+ years of coding experience. He started working with Microsoft while he was still in High School and has since then led a number of development projects. Ira has experience teaching as a Microsoft Certified Trainer and Cisco Certified Academy Instructor, and holds several internal Microsoft Endorsements in technical training and understanding of adult learning model and rapid learning. He has trained employees, military, college classes, and technical certification candidates, at times from zero experience. He writes in HTML/CSS, Wordpress, PHP, jQuery, Magento, and Ruby on Rails. Ira currently holds the positions of CTO at Optrix and WDI Instructor at General Assembly.