The Scottish Ruby User Group is a collection of people who are linked
with Scotland and have an interest in Ruby and Ruby on Rails.
We meet every month online and in person in Edinburgh
for presentations from members and guests, and a chat about Ruby and
All are welcome, and there are no subscriptions or
Meetings are announced in advance on the mailing list, Meetup, and Google Group and follow our code of conduct.
You can also find us on:
We currently meet online on the second Thursday of the month at 18:00.
Currently we’re experimenting with the most appropriate video conferencing
solution. Links will be posted the day before if you’re signed up on Meetup.
You can browse and subscribe to the list using the
ScotRUG Google Group information page. The list is
for announcements of activities and general Ruby support and
discussion; feel free to post any questions you may have.
We have a Freenode channel
#scotrug, though it’s quite quiet.
There’s also the Gitter channel around the ScotRUG github repository.
It is also quiet.
To ensure we provide a welcoming and friendly environment for all,
attendees, speakers, organisers, and volunteers at any ScotRUG meetup
are required to conform to our code of conduct.
Organizers will enforce this code throughout the meetup and
meetup-related social events.
Videos of previous presentations have been provided courtesy
posted 10 Jun 2023
Where and When?
Thursday, 13th July from 18:00 until 19:30
A talk on how the Ruby and Ruby on Rails ecosystems are supported. Who
develops the language and the framework? Who pays for that work? What are the shortcomings of this?
How can you or your company get involved?
James Bell is a senior engineering manager at FreeAgent and long term organiser of this very meetup.
You can find him on:
Our code of conduct