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# Speakers
(1) Benoit Daloze (
Benoit Daloze is a PhD student at JKU Linz working on TruffleRuby ( He is doing research about concurrency in dynamic languages on top of Truffle and Graal.

(2) Thomas Leitner (,
Thomas is a long-time recreational Ruby user and develops open source
Ruby libraries in his spare time. After kramdown his latest project is
the full-blown PDF library HexaPDF (

(3) Niklas Hösl (
Self-starter, Mountain lover, Blogger (
Back in the days Windows Phone ambassador, now into Ruby and Backend Developer at Runtastic

(4) You :-)
We are actively searching for speakers! Want to become one? Contact us! Simply send an email to [masked] or add an comment!

# Agenda
18:15 Drinks & Smalltalk

18:30 Intro by our sponsor

18:40: "Parallel and Thread-Safe Ruby at High-Speed with TruffleRuby"
Benoit Daloze

19:40: "HexaPDF and Other Ruby PDF Solutions"
Thomas Leitner

20:20: "Building an API for a very slow and big data store"
Niklas Hösl

# Sponsor
runtastic will be sponsoring drinks and snacks!!!
runtastic GmbH

Job offers

# How to find us
Our fancy headquarters is located in the shopping mall Plus City, and we are already looking forward to welcoming you at the reception on the 4th floor of the Business Center.

# How to get there
Take Tram 3 or 4 (direction Trauner Kreuzung or Schloss Traun) and get off at the Plus City stop. If you decide to come by car, feel free to use any of the parking lots provided for Plus City customers. Enter the shopping mall and look for Media Markt. The elevators to the Business Center are right next to Kentucky Fried Chicken on the 1st floor.