INDIA 2018

In 2018 RubyConf India is going to be at Namma Bengaluru, Welcome!

The Chancery Pavilion Hotel, Bengaluru. 9-10 February 2018

About RubyConf India

RubyConf India is a global event complementing other RubyConf events across the world.

This year our event is a 2 day, single track event focused on Ruby Language, Framework and Tools.

Note: The conference is entirely in English.


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Aboobacker MK


Ruby on rails developer at Red Panthers. Open source enthusiast and volunteer at Swathanthra Malayalam Computing.

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Aram Bhusal


Aram is a full stack developer with over 7 years of experience building all kinds of web apps, primarily using Ruby on Rails. He has worked on B2B solutions around loyalty, messaging, Ecommerce, messaging and content curation platforms. In his previous avatars he was heading technology in various startups like 88 Cordials, Cloudaria and PoshVine, and is currently the AVP Technology in ArgilDX.

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Avdi Grimm


Avdi Grimm is a father, a Ruby Hero, the head chef at RubyTapas, and author of the books Confident Ruby, Objects on Rails and Exceptional Ruby. He splits his theoretical spare time between hiking the Smoky Mountains and dancing to oontz-oontz music.
His passion is Ruby. He spends most of his time training and educating other programmers, speaking at software conferences, hosting podcast and programming episodes.

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Elle Meredith


Elle works as a consultant for Blackmill. Before Blackmill, she was a Development Director in the New York City office of thoughtbot. She believes in writing clean code, driven by automatic tests, with agile practices, an even work/life balance, and a respectful and inclusive team culture. Elle appreciates the value of strong communities. When she is not immersed in the Ruby community, she is probably immersed in water, or lately, in bread flour.

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Kei Sawada


Kei, pronounced as "Kay", is a guy who loves day-to-day engineering. He feels happy at any moment during programming. That's why he met Ruby. His job was, is and will be everything about server-side and people. He also plays the contrabass once in a while.

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Paul Stefan Ort


Paul makes software at Def Method in New York City. He is building Dependable for dependency update automation and the evolution of codebases. He is a classical violinist and pianist when not programming or reading.

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Prasun Anand


Prasun is involved with different open-source projects aimed at super fast Scientific Computing on Ruby and D. He worked with SciRuby as a GSoC student in 2016, 2017. He worked on JRuby port of NMatrix and is currently work on creating GPGPU libraries for D and Ruby. One such effort is ArrayFire gem which has an outstanding performance. Currently he is working with Genenetwork on softwares for high performance genome analysis and RbCUDA gem.

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Rishi Jain


Rishi is currently working at Unbxd where he helps customers go from intent to content and solving some interesting problems along the way. Rishi also likes to travel and indulge in sports. Currently, Rishi is pursuing the dark of art of cooking his own meals, sleeping on time and staying positive.

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Shobhit Bakliwal


Founder of software company Indusbit, He has been in love with Ruby since 2012. Amateur pianist, full stack developer, newbie salesman, lazy blogger, and a product guy at heart. Was an early team member at Crowdfire and Head of Product at Unacademy.

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Siddharth Sharma


Siddharth is currently the CTO at, the world's no. 1 matchmaking service. He has been a Ruby developer for over ten years. In prior lives Siddharth has been an investment banker and musician.

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Tony Vincent


He is a developer from Kochi, Kerala working at RedPanthers and He is in love with ruby. He enjoys contributing to opensource and answering stuff on Stack Overflow. He has prior experience of speaking at RubyConf Indonesia 2017

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Tushar Maroo


He is a software architect with a business mindset. Currently working as an Engineering lead at ShopX. He started his career as a freelancer wearing multiple hats and going fullstack. He has been working on some challenging features & solving scaling problems lately for the B2B world. He loves open source, also he help in organizing BRUG meetups (Bangalore Ruby User Group). When not working you can find him exploring $crypto currencies & blockchain.

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Victor Shepelev


Ukrainian programmer and poet with more than fifteen years of programming experience and twelve years of Ruby programming. Working at, mentoring students (including Google Summer of Code-2016/2017, as a mentor for SciRuby organization), developing open source (Ruby Association Grant 2015).

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Zach Holman


Zach Holman is a developer living in San Francisco. He joined GitHub in 2010 as one of their first engineering hires, and helped build and grow their product and culture over five years. Currently he’s the founder and CEO of During, a new calendar to help you during your day. He also advises startups, including GitLab and Dockbit.


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