North West Ruby User Group

Crash Course in Scala

Thursday 19th July 6:30pm at The Manchester Digital Laboratory (MadLab)

This month we have the CapsuleCRM guys, Duncan Stockdill and Phillip Haines, giving us an introduction to Scala, a general purpose programming language built on the JVM, most famous for Rubyists for replacing ruby at Twitter

CapsuleCRM are also sponsoring the event, so beer will be provided across the road at Common during our regular post-talk discussion sessions, make sure to thank them!

Anyone is welcome to come join us, whether you are a Ruby pro, a complete noob, or, shock horror! you don’t program ruby!

The schedule

  • 6:30pm :: Meet at Common for pre-talk drinks
  • 7:00pm :: Introduction to Scala by CapsuleCRM
  • 7:30pm :: Q&A
  • After :: Post-talk drinks and discussion in Common

The location

The Manchester Digital Laboratory (MadLab) 36-40 Edge Street, Manchester, M4 1HN.

About NWRUG events

Our events are free and open to anyone with an interest in Ruby, regardless of experience level. There is no need to register, just show up on the day! We want to keep NWRUG as welcoming and inclusive as possible so we ask that all attendies follow our Code of conduct. If you have any questions, get in touch.