We cannot put on the RubyHACK event without support from sponsors and the community. The prospectus outlines our sponsorship levels and benefits. This year’s event will bring together Ruby enthusiasts: students, hobbyists and seasoned professionals to network, learn and collaborate. Presentations will be available after the event online to reach more viewers.

We'll have great speakers giving excellent presentations and the venue at OC Tanner is fantastic. All sponsorship support is tax deductible through our partnership with Utah Geek Events which is a 501c3 corporation. Excess funding will be donated to support community programming education in accordance with the UGE guidelines. Gracious sponsorship credit will be given with any donations!

For questions, please call Allen Maxwell at (801) 502-4745 or email us at

Sponsors Prospectus

Ruby Sponsors

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Our industry-leading technology isn't about bits and bytes.
It's about people inspiring people to greatness.

And that goes deeper than our world-class recognition software.
Technology lives inside everything we do.

Sapphire Sponsors

Emerald & Other Sponsors

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Here is the lineup for 2018!

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Ruby and Unicode, what could go wr�ng?

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4 Programming Paradigms in 45 minutes: Overview of OO, Functional, Logical, and Procedural programming

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Blockchain in Ruby

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Building Serverless Ruby Bots

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Some Truths About Some Lies About Testing

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Ruby Unblocked

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Why Funding Open Source is Hard

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Ruby Web Application Security Defense in Depth

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GraphQL on Rails - Creating Living APIs for a Data-hungry World

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Machine Learning Microservices in Rails

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Growing a Junior Dev into a Beautiful Coding Butterfly

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5 ways Git can be used to automate your ruby application deployment

For questions about speaking, please call Allen Maxwell at (801) 502-4745 or email us at

The Event Venue
Provided by O.C. Tanner

1930 South State Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84115
(801) 493-3000

O.C. Tanner, the global employee recognition and engagement leader, helps thousands of the world’s most respected companies accomplish and appreciate great work. Every bit of technology we develop, every award we design, everything we do helps people dream bigger and reach higher. Clients around the globe use our employee recognition solutions to attract and keep talent, improve employee engagement, drive performance goals, communicate values, increase wellbeing, and create experiences that fuel the human spirit.

We’re on a mission to make people who do great work the most celebrated people in the world. Learn how to influence greatness at

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