The Atlanta Ruby Meetup Group Monthly Meetup

The Atlanta Ruby Meetup is our monthly main event.

Schedule:

6:30-7:00 Food / Networking
7:15 til ~9:00: Presentations

We are meeting at the Centergy Building (Hodges Room, 3rd floor) in Tech Square, next to GA Tech (map).

We have an awesome line up this week. Blake Chambers will be teaching us how to use Goliath and Redis to build streaming APIs and Lance Gleason will be talking about some new gems: Passbook (iOS Passbook generation) and Redir (url analytics with MongoDB).

Interested in Speaking? Want to show off your Ruby project or Ruby-related technology? Want to suggest a topic? Let us know!

Parking on the street is limited. If you are willing to walk a few blocks you can likely find a spot.
There is $1.5/hour parking in a surface lot across the street near Barnes and Noble. Credit cards accepted. The once collapsed parking deck connected to the building is back in service! Cheapest parking is the surface lot across from The Cheetah, I believe they are $4/day cash only.

The Midtown Marta station is a few blocks away, the Tech Trolley (free) runs from it to the door of the Centergy Building.

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  • Loren N.

    Great stuff from the pre-drinks all the way to the after-beers. Heck, even the talks were good!

    November 15, 2012

  • Bill S.

    Okay -- I fell down on my on monthly responsibility, and for that I am truly chagrined. THEREFORE, GO TO MIDCITY CAFE NOW! ALL, MY CHILDREN, GO INTO THE LIGHT!

    2 · November 14, 2012

    • Loren N.

      I like how you don't even rsvp to the meetup proper, just beer.

      November 14, 2012

    • Bill S.

      Yeah -- I am actually going to the B-Ball game tonight

      November 14, 2012

  • Loren N.

    Anyone going to MidCity Cafe beforehand?

    WHERE THE HELL IS SIGGELKOW WHEN YOU NEED HIM

    1 · November 14, 2012

    • Bill S.

      We'll be there soon!!

      1 · November 14, 2012

    • Travis B.

      Playing his heart out on some saxophone no doubt... I'll prolly pop in for a bit if that doesn't scare you off... ;-)

      November 14, 2012

  • James D. H.

    Are they having a pre-meeting get together at 1700?

    If so, where and who is the contact?

    Be sure to vote.

    1 · November 13, 2012

  • Michelle Y.

    Hi everyone!

    I just joined the group and was wondering: is there a list of presentation topics and speakers?

    Thanks in advance,
    Yulle

    October 25, 2012

    • Andy L.

      The speakers are posted now, it seems :)

      November 13, 2012

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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