Past Meetup

Ruby Meetup - Chef, Shoes, and Canadian Tire

This Meetup is past

28 people went


Speaker: Sean Walberg ( - Chef by Example.

Chef ( is a DevOps automation platform that transforms infrastructure into Ruby code. Sean will demonstrate how he's using Chef to describe and automate infrastructure and processes.

Speaker: Kyle Geske ( - Cross-Platform Graphical UIs in Ruby

Four years ago Kyle gave a WinnipegRb presentation on the Ruby GUI toolkit Shoes ( Kyle will revisit this technology to demonstrate the basics of GUI and game coding using Ruby.

Speaker: Adam Merrifield ( - Canadian Tire Innovations

Adam of the Candadian Tire Innovations Data Centre team will talk about their vision for Winnipeg's developer community and their new Data Centre.


Time permitting, we will review the ongoing Winnivote group project and add a feature.


Since Canadian Tire established their new Data Centre in Winnipeg, they have been planning to help build a stronger User Groups community and have decided to sponsor our Ruby meetups.