A community-driven conference

Meet other Ruby enthusiasts from all over the World at Paris.rb conf 2018. The conference will be held in Paris this June 28-29. Come to exchange, listen to great talks, and learn what’s new in Ruby.

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The Speakers

Christophe Philemotte

Christophe Philemotte

Dedicated to bring tools and practices to developers, I love to build products and facilitate their development. I am passionate about making technologies humanist, I care to make complex concepts very simple, I am a polyglot developer, C++ and Ruby being my strongest languages. I work at EURA NOVA as their Head of Engineering, I lead the development of our new data platform, David.

Rafael França

Rafael França

Self-appointed Rails policeman, Rails Core Team Member, Simple Form maintainer

Eileen M. Uchitelle

Eileen M. Uchitelle

Senior Systems Engineer @github, @Rails Core Team, 👩‍💻 speaker, ❤️ OSS. Formerly @basecamp.

Mai Nguyen

Mai Nguyen

After several years Ruby software development in Washington, DC, Mai left IT to pursue her passion for food and wine. She earned a Masters degree in Oenology at the University of Adelaide, and continued on her journey, working in wine production in Australia, France, California, and New Zealand. Mai is now based in Wellington, and has since returned to the tech industry. Since then, she has been exploring ways to use technology to make wine more accessible to the public.

Coraline Ehmke

Coraline Ehmke

Code witch at Stitch Fix and creator of the Contributor Covenant. Ruby Hero. Developer, speaker, writer, and musician.

Koichiro Eto

Koichiro Eto

Media Artist / Senior Research Scientist at the AIST / Chairman of NicoNicoGakkaiβ / Ph.D. (Information Science and Technology) / ``Patterns, Wiki, and XP”

Philip Poots

Philip Poots

Philip is the VP of Technology for ClubCollect, a FinTech startup in Amsterdam. Dilettante

Lucas Tolchinsky

Lucas Tolchinsky

I’m a developer from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Open source lover with an attention to detail. I’m a Computer Science student and I’ve been working with Ruby since 2009. Currently working at Citrusbyte, where I hone my productivity, leadership and distributed systems skills.

Love martial arts, heavy metal, Doctor Who, anime and books. Talk to me if you want to know what to watch or read next.

Luis Lavena

Luis Lavena

Ruby contributor. Maintainer of One-Click Ruby Installer. Avid Open-Source contributor Also know as *nix developer’s nightmare. Technical Director at AREA 17.

Vladimir Dementyev

Vladimir Dementyev

A mathematician found his happiness in programming Ruby and Erlang, contributing to open source, mentoring Rails devs and being an Evil Martian. Author of Anycable and TestProf.

Jônatas Davi Paganini

Jônatas Davi Paganini

Nerd, cyclist, and blogger. I’m a pair programming evangelist. Vim editor user and enthusiast. In love with Ruby since 2007.

My highlight experiences involve performance and architecture. I worked a few years writing automated strategies for financial markets, processing millions of events per day.

I also worked in different domains and technologies including embedded systems, 3D printers, web and mobile development.

Damir Svrtan

Damir Svrtan

Damir is a Rails Senior Software Engineer @ Netflix. He is a strong advocate of clean coding, automated testing and passionate about constant improvement. On top of that, he is an organizer of Ruby Meetups in Zagreb, a regular blogger, conference speaker, open source lover and contributor.

Bozhidar Batsov

Bozhidar Batsov

Bozhidar is the author of RuboCop and the editor of the community Ruby and Rails style guides. Most people would probably describe him as an Emacs zealot (and they would be right). He’s also quite fond of the Lisp family of languages, functional programming in general and Clojure in particular.

Believe it or not, Bozhidar has hobbies and interests outside the realm of computers, but we won’t bore with those here.

Kirk Haines

Kirk Haines

I have been doing Ruby full time since 2002. I was the former Ruby 1.8.6. maintainer. I have freelanced, worked for Engine Yard, and currently, Cookpad, full time with Ruby and web technologies since that time.

In my off time, I raise my 4 kids and do endurance sports: ultra marathons and gravel bike races.

Keith Bennett

Keith Bennett

Keith is a long time software developer who started his software development career writing an in-house accounting package on an Apple II in Applesoft BASIC. He’s worked with Ruby for the last few years. He’s lived on four continents and now spends most of his time split between Chiang Mai, Thailand, and Reston, Virginia (a suburb of Washington, DC). His other interests include karaoke, current events, foreign languages, massage, technical community, and becoming a better human being.

Hiroshi SHIBATA

Hiroshi SHIBATA

A member of Ruby core team. RubyGems, Rake, RDoc, Psych, ruby-build, etc. and He is an administrator of ruby-lang.org and supports to develop the environment of Ruby language.

He is also Executive Officer in GMO Pepabo, Inc. His most interest things are “Productivity” He believes, there’s business value in fun.

Jenna Blumenthal

Jenna Blumenthal

Jenna is a backend developer on the Amazon integration team at Shopify. Her introduction to software began with a hasty retreat from C in a university physics class, only to return thanks to the joy of Ruby. Outside of work, she can be found knitting, riding her bike or climbing inside on pretend rocks.

Olivier Lacan

Olivier Lacan

Software bricoleur, Keep a Changelogger, Code School maintainer, irregular Ruby and Rails contributor, and undercover French person.

Paul-Armand Assus

Paul-Armand Assus

CTO @ A line, Rails & GraphQL enthusiast Dad of two, Smash melee player

Sylvain Abélard

Sylvain Abélard

Sylvain Abélard is a problem solver at Faveod. He mostly uses Ruby, Rails and asking questions to help people. He’s co-organiser at ParisRB and would love to welcome you in beautiful Paris, France.

Tickets

Tickets Information by EventLama

2-day ticket - Standard Discount applied

× €299.00 (€59.80 VAT) ×

This ticket is valid for the whole conference duration (Thursday and Friday)

Student Ticket - Standard Discount applied

× €149.00 ×

This ticket is only valid for students: June 28th and 29th, 2018

Friday ticket (2018-06-29) - Standard Discount applied

× €179.00 (€35.80 VAT) ×

This ticket is only valid on Friday June 29, 2018

Thursday ticket (2018-06-28) - Standard Discount applied

× €179.00 (€35.80 VAT) ×

This ticket is only valid on Thursday June 28, 2018

Getting There

Metro 7 - Villejuif Louis Aragon

15 minutes from Orly airport with shuttle.

Sponsors

Gold

Aircall

Aircall is a Cloud Call Center Software for Growing Teams which empowers Sales & Support teams with a phone system that integrates with all their favorite tools (Salesforce, Zendesk, Front...)!

Shopify

Shopify is the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants can use the software to design, set up, and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media, marketplaces, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops. It was engineered for reliability and scale, bringing enterprise-level technology to businesses of all sizes. Shopify currently powers 600,000+ businesses in 175+ countries and is trusted by brands like Red Bull, Nestle, Kylie Cosmetics, and many more.

Milesrock

We help companies recruiting the best Ruby developers. We put you in touch with permanent, freelance and internship developers.

Silver

Appaloosa

Appaloosa is a B2B enterprise app store. We help businesses deploying business apps to employees and partners, with a clear split between corporate apps and personal ones.

Platform.sh

Platform.sh is a continuous deployment cloud hosting service that can scale applications from the smallest project to ones handling millions of visitors. It’s ideal for agile software teams because of its unique feature: it can replicate a live production cluster in seconds and create byte-level clones of ephemeral dev and staging environments, making testing and validation up to 20x faster.

Bronze

Dimelo

Dimelo enables companies to manage all their digital customer care channels within a single platform (Ruby SaaS). As a result, agents can reply messages from Twitter, Messenger, Viber, Chat, Mobile, etc. through a unique interface, increasing their response speed and ultimately impacting customer satisfaction.

Media Partners

Groupe Efrei

The Efrei Group comprises two engineering schools, a digital academy, a research laboratory, a start-up incubator and an endowment fund, all grouped together on the Paris Sud campus of Villejuif.

Efrei Entrepreneurs

Efrei Entrepreneurs is the incubator of the Groupe Efrei. It hosts up to 12 start-ups for 6 to 12 months. They are assisted and followed and they can exchange with each other.

HEC Seed

HEC Seed is an international conference that connects and empowers young entrepreneurs, students, investors and other professionals of the European entrepreneurial scene by employing a dynamic mix of inspiring speeches, hands-on workshops, competitive pitches and networking opportunities.

Warren Walter

Warren Walter assists you in your digital and innovative projects: consulting, technical assistance, training, design sprint, but also startups and tech events (hackathon, conference, show ...).

Girls in Tech

Girls in Tech (GIT) is a global non-profit focused on the engagement, education and empowerment of girls and women who are passionate about technology. With headquarters in San Francisco and more than 100,000 members located around the globe, GIT relies on volunteer efforts to lead each of the 60 local chapters. GIT is not just for professional women. We operate with the spirit of the girl within all of us—fearless, lively and determined.

Want to get involved and help support Paris.rb conf 2018? We'd love to hear from you.

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Organizers

Thibaut Assus

(organizer)

Guillaume Boudon

(co-organizer)

Maxime Orefice

(organizer)

Michel Martens

(co-organizer)

Romain Dausset

(co-organizer)