North West Ruby User Group

Ruby and Rails Mini Conference

Saturday 30th September 9:30am at Manchester Digital Development Agency (MDDA)

NWRUG was launched at the GeekUp Ruby and Rails mini-conference held on 30th September at the MDDA in Manchester.


  1. Introduction to Ruby on Rails by Dave Verwer
  2. Ruby for Existing Programmers by Carl Drinkwater
  3. Javascript, Ajax and script.aculo.us on Rails by Rob Lee
  4. Hosting and Deploying Rails by Dave Verwer
  5. WATIR – Web Application Testing in Ruby by Phil Winstanley

The location

Manchester Digital Development Agency (MDDA) 117-119 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6PR.

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.