All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our Conference are
requested to agree with the following Conference Code of Conduct throughout
the event. We expect cooperation from all participants to help ensure a
safe environment for everybody.
Our Conference is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference
experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and
expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body
size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof).
We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form.
Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue,
including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter, LinkedIn , Facebook and
other online media.
Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, gender
identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical
appearance , body size, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual images in public
spaces, deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing
photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events,
inappropriate physical contact, and inwelcome sexual attention.
If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or
have any other concerns, please contact a member of the conference staff
immediately. They will be happy to assist those experiencing harassment
and help to make them feel safe for the duration of the Conference. They
will invite both the person who performed harassing behaviour as the
person being harassed to create mutual understanding and respect. We value
Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply
immediately. Conference participants violating these rules will be warned
by the conference staff and can be asked to leave the Conference. If
repeated violation of this Code of Conduct occurs, the participant will be
expelled from the Conference without a refund at the discretion of the
conference organisers. We kindly ask you to follow these rules at this
Conference, workshop venues and conference-related social activities and
help to create an open, warm learning environment where there is mutual
respect for everyone and knowledge can be shared without any barriers.