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RubyConf Philippines is happening on March 16-18, 2017 in Bohol!

Speakers

Schedule

March 15, Wednesday - Alona Beach

1:00pm
Scuba Diving (aka Underwater Ruby)

Discovery Scuba Diving for beginners / Fun dive for certified divers. Pay for your own. Meet at 1:00pm at South Palms

March 16, Thursday

11:00am-5:30pm
Bohol Tour (pre-registration required)

Loboc River Cruise with lunch. Chocolate Hills. Tarsier Sanctuary. Meet at 10:45am at South Palms.

8:00pm-11:00pm
Pre-conference Party by Gemfury - Beachfront Gazebo, South Palms Resort

Come and join us for drinks. Meet the speakers and attendees the night before the conference. Sponsored by Gemfury

March 17, Friday - Green Palm Function Room

9:00am-10:00am
Registration

10:00am-10:15am
Welcome Remarks
Christopher Rigor

10:15am-11:00am
What Is Software Made Of?
Yukihiro Matsumoto

11:05am-11:30am
Fun with Intervals
Kristine Sevilla

11:35am-12:00pm
Fostering a Welcoming, Supporting and Productive Environment for Junior Developers
Bobbilee Hartman & Dylan Wolff

12:00pm-1:30pm
Lunch

1:30pm-1:55pm
This Bot Will Pump You Up!
Aaron Cruz

2:00pm-2:25pm
Fighting Legacy Codebases with GraphQL and Rails
Netto Farah

2:30pm-2:55pm
How's Your Log Life?
Jet Mariscal

2:55pm-3:25pm
Break

Snacks will be served.

3:25pm-4:10pm
Magenta is a Lie
Konstantin Haase

4:15pm-4:45pm
Lightning Talks

5:00pm-8:00pm
Beach Time - Gazebo

Thank you Shield Foundry, Aelogica, First Circle, and Engine Yard

March 18, Saturday - Green Palm Function Room

10:00am-10:15am
Announcements
Christopher Rigor

10:15am-11:00am
The Ruby Box - 10 Ideas for Change
Nick Sutterer

11:05am-11:30am
Can We Still Innovate?
Piotr Solnica

11:35am-12:00pm
Let's Play Ruby Golf!
Joy Paas

12:00pm-1:30pm
Lunch

1:30pm-1:55pm
Hidden Features of Rails 5
Prathamesh Sonpatki

2:00pm-2:25pm
GoFFIng Around with Ruby
Gautam Rege

2:30pm-2:55pm
Lessons Learned from Reimplementing a Monolithic Rails App as Services
JP Moral

2:55pm-3:25pm
Break

Snacks will be served.

3:25pm-3:50pm
How Programming in Other Languages Made Me a Better Ruby Developer
Simone Carletti

3:55pm-4:55pm
Lightning Talks

6:30pm-10:00pm
Beachfront Dinner - West Beachfront

Thank you Shield Foundry, Aelogica, First Circle, and Engine Yard

Venue

RubyConfPH 2017 will be in Bohol, Philippines. The airport code is TAG (Tagbilaran/Bohol). International attendees will need to connect via MNL (Manila).

MNL-TAG flights are available on Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, and Air Asia. We recommend getting an earlier flight back to MNL if you have a connecting flight.

Our conference venue and hotel will be South Palms Resort Panglao.

We have blocked rooms from March 16 to March 19. If you are staying longer, please mention it on your booking reservation. The deadline for booking is Feb. 16, 2017. We recommend that you book your rooms as soon as possible as conference dates fall under the resort's peak season.

Room Rates per Night

Deluxe Garden View - Php 5,500 nett
Deluxe Pool View - Php 6,500 nett
Deluxe Beachfront - Php 7,500 nett
Deluxe Premium Beachfront - Php 12,500 nett
Beach Villa - Php 14,000 nett

Inclusions and Amenities:


Complimentary welcome drink upon arrival
Buffet breakfast for two
Complimentary bottles of mineral water, replenished daily
Rates are for single/double occupancy and are net of taxes. Third occupant will be charged Php 2,000 nett/night, breakfast included.

Transfers (Airport or Seaport to Resort)

Van/Innova - Php 800 per way
Coaster - Php 3,500 per way
Bus - 4,500 per way

Contact

To book these rates, contact our account manager, Maricel S. Modelo.
You will be asked to pay 50% deposit by Feb. 16, 2017.
Email: mnlsales.sprp@gmail.com
Please use the email subject: RubyConfPH 2017 - (Last Name)
Example: RubyConfPH 2017 - Rigor
Tel no.: 02 708 8358 / 02 935 7515
Mobile: +63 917 716 8466

Other Accommodations

There are two other resorts near the conference venue, Bohol Beach Club (similar rates as South Palms) and Dumaluan Beach Resort (cheaper option). To book a room, please contact them directly.

You may also check resorts along Alona Beach, which is a 10-minute tricycle/car ride from South Palms.

Sponsors

Platinum

Gold

Bronze
Pre-conference Sponsor

Code of Conduct

Our conference is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion.

We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form.

Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media.

Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference without a refund at the discretion of the conference organisers.

Meet the Team