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Scottish Ruby User Group


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 related subjects.

All are welcome, and there are no subscriptions or costs involved.

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:

Meeting up

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.

Mailing List

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.

Code of Conduct

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 of Cultivate.

21st November Edinburgh Meetup - What is ScotRUG and RubyConf roundup

posted 10 Nov 2013

Join us at FreeAgent for 19:30 for an exciting Edinburgh meetup. First Paul Wilson will give a brief overview of his experience at this year’s RubyConf followed by a discussion on the future of ScotRUG (Edinburgh). Let’s work out the answers to:-

  • What do we want out of ScotRUG? Talks, guest speakers, hacking, our own projects?
  • What can we do to make it happen?
  • What can we put in place to ensure that it keeps happening?

See you there.

Update: Olly has put up a Lanyrd page. Please sign up here.

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