You’re invited to come as you are, and engage with data in a way that’s meaningful and applicable to your own personal perspective. We believe that everyone belongs within our community, and recognize the value of creating a safe, inclusive and respectful environment for all, regardless of gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disabilities, neurodiversity, physical appearance, body size, ethnicity, nationality, race, age, religion, or other protected category.
To ensure the safety and respect of all, we expect attendees to follow our Code of Conduct, outlined below. Our terms are non-negotiable, and behavior that breaks from our Code will absolutely not be tolerated.
Code of Conduct
- Be kind, considerate, and respectful to one another. Engage while acknowledging that everyone has the right to participate without experiencing harassment, discrimination, or any aggression-blatant or micro. Behave in a way that creates a safe and supportive environment for all event participants.
- Hear something? Say something! Harassment is absolutely not tolerated, and you are empowered to act accordingly to advocate for yourself or others when you encounter disrespect.
- You will not engage in any form of harassing, offensive, discriminatory, or threatening speech or behavior, including (but not limited to) relating to race, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, disability, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or other protected category. Harassment also includes sexual imagery in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; offensive verbal language; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.
- You will comply with the instructions of event and venue staff.
If we believe that you are not complying with this Code of Conduct, we reserve the right to deny you entry or require you to leave all event venue(s). All determinations are at our sole discretion. We will involve local law enforcement if deemed appropriate.
In the case that you are removed from the event, you will not be eligible to receive a refund of any fees paid to us related to the event or related events. Breaches of this Code of Conduct can also result in disqualification from participating in future events.