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Giovanni Sakti

Gio is software developer from Jakarta whom currently works for Go-Jek, a hyperlocal startup that already making a huge impact to the nation and listed in Fortune magazine list of “companies that change the world” in 2017. He organizes Indonesia Ruby community, which just held the first RubyConf ever in Indonesia, on 2017. Gio current concern is shortage of competent IT workers and looking for novel ways to remedy the situation.

Ruby as a Mother Language

We are familiar with the term ‘mother language’, but is there anything like it for programming? Is Ruby an excellent first language to learn for those who are new in this field? These are some of the questions that I’m looking for answers. Join me on a journey to understand whether the concept of ‘mother language’ exist in programming and whether Ruby a good fit to be an excellent mother language of programming.“