Re: [NYC-rb] RailsConf vs. RubyConf

From: Trevor S.
Sent on: Friday, March 2, 2012 3:57 PM
If your company's paying for it, I'd go to RailsConf; your much more likely to pick up business-oriented ideas and inspiration.  


On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 3:19 PM, Jake Howerton <[address removed]> wrote:
One thing to note is that Oreilly is out of the Railsconf picture this
year, and it is being run by Rubycentral (same organizers as Rubyconf)
so it may be a little more Rubyconf'ish.

-Jake

On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 3:07 PM, Ken Berger <[address removed]> wrote:
> They are both excellent. Railsconf is much bigger in attendance and more
> diverse in focus, including more business-oriented.
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> Rubyconf is more purist coder in nature, more intimate.
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> You say that city doesn't matter, but a conf in Austin that's *not* sxsw
> should be really exciting and fun.
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> On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 2:45 PM, Tom Raday <[address removed]> wrote:
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>> Anybody have strong feelings either way?  I want to be able to attend some
>> seminars on interesting developments, best practices, trends, etc. around
>> rails and ruby and even coffeescript if available.  I don't really care
>> about the city so much or extra curricular activities.  My company is paying
>> for 1 trip this year, so I can't do both.  I am leaning towards RailsConf in
>> Austin.  Since I have not been to either, I was wondering what others are
>> thinking of doing.
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