Avdi Grimm has been hacking Ruby code for over 10 years, and is still loving it. He is chief aeronaut at ShipRise, head chef at RubyTapas.com, and a Ruby Rogue. He lives in southern Pennsylvania with his wife and a steadily incrementing number of children, and in his copious spare time blogs and podcasts at Virtuous Code and Wide Teams.
Joy of Coding is a one-day conference that celebrates the art, craft, science but foremost the joy of software development. It is a day for talking and collaborating with like-minded coders. The non-profit conference is not targeted towards a particular language or platform.