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Upcoming events (3)

Ruby By The Bay Conference

NatureBridge

We wanted to let everyone know about Ruby by the Bay (https://rubybythebay.org), the west coast version of Ruby for Good that will be happening March 29 - April 1. If you are unfamiliar, and to put it simply, we get a bunch of rubyists (along with anyone else interested in doing good) and we gather for a long weekend (Fri - Mon) of using our awesome skills to build apps for social and civic good organizations. Last year we built applications for diaper banks, homeless shelters, operation code, and many other great places. We're focusing on projects this year that affect our local communities -- organizations that cater to those with mental health issues, those that help new members of our communities, and many more. The event is all inclusive, meaning that we stay in dorms, all the food is provided and we'll have pretty decent internet too. Our days are filled with hacking and our evenings are full of excellent camaraderie -- playing boardgames, video games, karaoke, werewolf, cards and lots of excellent socializing! You can register here: https://ti.to/codeforgood/rubybythebay We are excited to announce that we're going to be holding the event at Naturebridge in Marin County. You can find more information about this years' event here: https://rubybythebay.org/attend Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions here: https://rubybythebay.org/faq

Upgrading to Rails 5 and preparing for Rails 6

Hinge Health, Inc

#### Upgrading to Rails 5 and Preparing for 6 #### Kirk Elifson, Senior Engineer at Hinge Health, will talk about the issues and challenges he encountered when upgrading Rails from 4.2 to 5.0. He will also touch upon preparations for moving up to Rails 6. #### Roro - containerization for Rails #### Fred Schoeneman (schadenfred) will talk about Roro - a containerization and continuous integration framework for Ruby on Rails applications. Like Rails, it favors convention over configuration "...for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity." See the Rubygems page - https://rubygems.org/gems/roro ------------------------------------------------ There will be lots of time for Q&A. Hinge will provide food & drinks. Ping me (Bosco) if you also want to present.

Night Owls Hack Night

Netlify

Get out and get social: come out and hack on projects together! We're cross-promoting this event on the SF Ruby and SF JavaScript meetups. Bring: Laptops, ideas, projects. Meet other developers. Help each other, or just hack by yourself. 🍕 Snacks & 🥤Drinks: Sponsored by IBM Developers Check out upcoming IBM Developers Bay Area events on JavaScript, Data Science, Machine Learning and more: https://www.meetup.com/IBM-Developer-SF-Bay-Area-Meetup ☁ Register for IBM Cloud for free: https://cloud.ibm.com Getting to Netlify: 🚋 Public Transportation: From downtown, take the T trolley or 45 bus. From Mission, take the 22 bus. The 22nd St Caltrain station is also a few blocks away. 🚴🏻‍♀️ Bike Parking: Netlify has a hanging rack in the office (and an elevator that will fit a bike) 🏎 Parking: Street parking is free, and in the evening there are lots of spaces on Illinois St behind the building. 🏰 Building Access: The entrance on Third Street is marked with the address. Take the elevator to floor 2 (not 2R), and follow the signs.

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