Last week I attended RubyKaigi, the most prestigious Ruby conference in the world. Held in Japan 10 times since 2006, it boasts an opening keynote by Matz and attendance by nearly every core committer.
Hosted in Kyoto for the first time ever, it was also my first time attending. The organizers were able to book the Kyoto International Conference Center. It’s a stunning venue that hosted the 1992 United Nations convention where the Kyoto Protocol was drafted. Originally built in the 60’s, after 50 years it still manages to look futuristic without appearing out of place amid the beautiful landscape.Read More