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Ruby Workshop UGANDA 2016


On the 22nd October 2016 leading Ruby developers from regional, East Africa will come together to share, inspire and learn.

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Kampala Uganda

22th Oct 2016


RubyWorkshop Uganda is an inclusive conference and as such strives to be welcoming and accessible to as many people as possible.


All the conference sessions will be held at MUK DICTS.



Robert B. Wamala

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Robert B. Wamala is a Computer Scientist and developer, open source enthusiast, founder of nasWare LTD, and organizer of Ruby Uganda. He studied BSc,Computer Science and and MSc. Computer and IT Security- UoL, he was accepted as a member of WebProfessionals (USA) and Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK). He worked for 2 Internet Service Providers in Uganda and also server in United Nations DPKO for 5 years as an applications administrator/ Web Developer.

Michael Kimathi

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Michael Kimathi has over 7 years experience working in innovative ecosystems and building solutions notably with BlackBerry Developer Community, Nairuby, Masomomoja, GDG, Unbound, University of Nairobi, StartupBlink, BantaMik and Atlassian. Currently, he is an entrepreneur learning from his past failures and developing better solutions which will impact the world we are living in. Previously, he was the Community Development Manager at C4DLab, where he worked closely with team C4DLab to develop innovation strategy, Partnership and change the University culture from the old status quo way of doing things to one at the forefront of innovation, he mentored startups, hosted events, organized entrepreneurship mechanics related talks with distinguished industry entrepreneurs.

Bernard Banta

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A Computer Scientist and true entrepreneur, he is the founder of Banta Technologies (BT). He has always been passionate about technology and how it can be used to leverage and transform Africa in the way we live, work, play and govern. When it comes to building, his ultimate goal is to make the world a better place. Banta is an entrepreneur and an engineer on the bleeding edge of technology.


22nd October at Makerere University, Department of ICT Support.


Ruby Workshop Uganda 2016 is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors. Please give them your support too.


  2. gitlab
  3. nbs
  4. Banta Technologies
  5. GitHub

Code of Conduct

Ruby Workshop Uganda is run under the auspices of Nairuby Uganda . You can view our code of conduct. These rules must be followed by all attendees at all conference-related events.