Ruby Language

2016 Fukuoka Ruby Night at Microsoft Reactor

– programmability matters –
Date: November 17, 2016
Venue: Microsoft Reactor
Address: 680 Folsom Street, Suite 145, San Francisco, CA 94107
Organizer: Fukuoka Center for Overseas Commerce in America (FCOCA)
Sponsor: Microsoft, Hackers/Founders
Drink Sponsor: ITO EN, iichiko
2016 Fukuoka Ruby Nights at Scribd


5:30pm-6:30pm Registration and Networking
6:30pm-8pm Introduction of Fukuoka Ruby by Fukuoka Ruby (5min)
Presentations by Fukuoka Companies (15min)
Keynote 1: Introduction to Microsoft Reactor (20min)

Tim Reilly, Technical Evangelist, Developer Experience, Microsoft

Yukihiro “Matz” MatsumotoKeynote 2: programmability matters (30min)

Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, Chief Designer of the Ruby Programming Language

8pm-8:30pm Networking


The Microsoft Reactor is a physical space to enable and foster the local technology and developer community. To find out more check out, follow us on Twitter @MSFTReactor, or contact us at
Hackers/Founders (H/F) is the largest network of technology founders in the world, with over 200,000 members representing 125 chapters in 45 countries. H/F events bring entrepreneurs, investors and related professionals together for networking and education.
Through the Co-op program, Hackers/Founders provides globalization consulting services to startups in return for equity. H/F’s portfolio of companies currently has a net worth of $600 million.

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