Multi-tenant architecture allows one instance of an application to serve multiple customers/​organizations. Each customer/​organization is called a ten...

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The majority of performance improvements in modern processors are due to increased core count rather than increased instruction execution frequency. To...

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An important principle of testing is that tests should be deterministic. The passing or failing of a test shouldn’t depend on the date it was run, whet...

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I've been asked a few times recently why I prefer Ruby's hash rockets to the "new" or "1.9" hash syntax. I figured I'd document it for posterity. I'm a...

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speedscope is a fast, interactive, web-based viewer for large performance profiles, inspired by the performance panel of Chrome developer tools and by ...

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Is your Rails app on SSL in production? It may be a good idea to use SSL locally too. It's just that it's typically been a pain to set up. Using SSL fo...

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When writing an extension for a Ruby on Rails model, an ActiveSupport Concern could be a good choice. They work like mixin modules that can be included...

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Devise is an incredible authentication solution for Rails with more than 40 million downloads. However, since it abstracts most of the cryptographic op...

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We are heavy users of Sidekiq. Sidekiq is a Ruby background jobs processing library that uses Redis for storage and is widely used in Ruby on Rails app...

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Content Security Policy (CSP) is an added layer of security that helps to detect and mitigate various types of attacks on our web applications, includi...

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RailsConf RailsConf2018 Schedule

April 17 - 19, 2018 

 Videos recorded and produced by Confreaks, LLC
( 87 available presentations ) 

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RailsConf 2017 Schedule

April 25 - 27, 2017 

 Videos recorded and produced by Confreaks, LLC

 ( 86 available presentations ) 

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May 4 - 6, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri

( 89 available presentations )

RailsConf is brought to you by the team at Ruby Central, as well as a small but dedicated corps of volunteers. While we depend on the awesomeness of the whole Ruby community to contribute to the terrific experience of RailsConf every year, there are a few individuals that work especially hard to produce RailsConf.

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Atlanta, Georgia April 21 - 23, 2015

( 94 available presentations )

Rails Conf 2015

David Heinemeier Hansson kicked off the conference by announcing a few new features in Rails 5: Rails API, turbolinks 3, a native mobile wrapper and web sockets support (a.k.a. Action Cable).
The amazing Sara Chipps wrapped up the day by sharing her experienceteaching kids to code.
Check the schedule for a full list of talks from Room 202. Shameless plug:yours truly gave a talk following the DHH keynote ;)
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Portland, Oregon April 29 - May 2, 2013

( 72 available presentations )

RailsConf, the largest gathering of Ruby and Rails developers in the world, is returning to Portland, OR! Join us from April 29th - May 2nd and connect with top Rails talent, companies, and project owners from around the world.

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Austin, Texas April 23 - 25, 2012

( 65 available presentations )

So what kinds of awesome talks have I attended so far?

  • Keynote by DHH about not being scared of progress
  • Steve Klabnik’s talk on Designing Hypermedia APIs
  • Practical Machine Learning & Rails
  • Ruby on Rails on YOUR ROOMBA!
  • Scaling StillAlive from a RailsRumble project to 50,000+ users
  • Building realtime web apps with streaming REST
  • Keynote by Rich Hickey (developer of Clojure) on simplicity

It’s been fantastic RailsConf so far, and I’m looking forward to the rest of it.

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Baltimore, Maryland May 16 - 19, 2011

( 10 available presentations )

This year me and José Valim had the pleasure of going to Baltimore, in the US, to one of the biggest Rails events of the world! RailsConf is definitely the best place to have the opportunity of meeting and talking to a lot of great Rubyists and Railers, and also attending their talks.

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