David Heinemeier Hansson

David Heinemeier Hansson

David Heinemeier Hansson created Ruby on Rails and is co-founder of Basecamp.

Ruby on Rails powers Twitter, Shopify, GitHub, Airbnb, Square, and over a million other web applications. Basecamp, well, it’s Basecamp and now the creator of Hey, a new approach to email. Danish, he moved to Chicago in 2005, and now lives in the US and Spain with his wife and two sons. He races cars in competitions including the 24 Hours of Le Mans, enjoys photography, rants on Twitter and writes books. He’s spoken at BoS before, on rewriting your code base, from scratch. He is not short of opinions.

Talks by David Heinemeier Hansson

Rewrite! September 2015

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