I've been going to the Scotland ruby group, which has been running for a 
few months now.  Probably some people who would be interested in a 
conference in the UK from that.

pat eyler wrote:
> There's no reason not to try to put together a nice little regional 
> conference
> though, maybe just a Saturday get together with the various extant Ruby
> brigades.  Who knows, you might have som much fun you want to do it
> more often.  (And maybe you'll be able to gather in a few of the lost 
> Rubyists
> who don't know what other great Ruby stuff is happening in the UK.)
>