April 2015

April 21, 2015

6:00 - 7:30 PM


####Teaching Ruby to Program Itself

  • How to call C code from Ruby.
  • How to use Ruby’s Coverage package.
  • How to send your brute force questions to an automated theorem prover.
  • Putting those three concepts together so Ruby can search for unit test cases.


####Chad Brewbaker


Chad Brewbaker is a consultant for Pillar Technology, and cofounder of DataCulture LLC. Chad enjoys learning techniques to transform enterprise software engineering problems into Jr. High Algebra problems, i.e. Category Theory. Chad is also an active contributor to Sloane’s Online Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences; mostly by asking Ruby the right questions.


Please note. After the presentation, we will meet at Americana immediately after. Hope to see you there!

Food Location

Americana Restaurant & Lounge

1312 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

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Meeting Location

Merchants Bonding Company
2100 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, Iowa, 50321

This is across the street from Grays Lake and just south of Waterworks Park.

Park behind the building on the south side and enter through the patio.

Wi-fi Internet access is available.

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