Lead Platform Developer / Writer of Books
Ryan hails from the “Outer-Outer-Western Melbourne” coastal town of Warrnambool. From there, he works remotely leading a team of developers to wrangle payment systems and frontend code. He has written several books on Ruby and Rails, and even some on Elixir.
His current focus is on the use of Ruby to build AI applications that have real work use and application.
Owner of GoRails
Chris is a Rails Luminary, entrepreneur and content creator. He makes weekly Ruby on Rails screencasts at GoRails.com, a Ruby on Rails SaaS template called Jumpstart Pro and a hosting service called Hatchbox.io.
Gusto, Software Engineer
Maple grew up in Malaysia and now resides in NYC. She currently works on the Product Infrastructure team at Gusto and previously on the Ruby & Rails Infrastructure team at Shopify. Maple enjoys learning about computer systems and how programming languages are implemented. Outside of work, you’ll likely find her running, sipping on gin-based cocktails, or walking with the goal of getting 12,000 daily steps.
Technical Fellow ANDPAD, Inc.
Hiroshi is an OSS programmer, Ruby committer, maintainer of many OSS such as ruby, rubygems, bundler, rake and administrator of ruby-lang.org. He maintains the infrastructure that supports the development of the Ruby programming language. He is working in ANDPAD Inc. and full time OSS developer for the Ruby programming language.