Code of Conduct

Buy buying a ticket to Intersectional GLAM 2020 you agree to follow the Code of Conduct. You will:

-Help create 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), or technology choices.

-Exclude the use of any sexual/racist/homophobic/transphobic/ableist language and imagery in the conference venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media.

– Speakers may refuse to engage with interactions that begin with ‘more of a comment than a question’

-If you’re using a toilet and you think a person’s gender doesn’t match the sign on the door, follow these steps: Don’t worry about it, they know better than you.

-If someone is using an accessible toilet, but are not visibly differently abled follow these steps: Don’t worry about it, they know better than you.

-Don’t touch somebody’s mobility or assistive devices

-Don’t push somebody’s wheelchair without explicit consent

-Don’t pet service animals

– If somebody is using an interpreter, talk to the person, not their interpreter

If you have any concerns, please contact a member of conference staff immediately. Conference staff can be identified as they’ll be wearing branded clothing and/or badges. If a participant engages in unacceptable behaviour, the conference organisers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expelling them from the conference with no refund. Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact hotel/venue security or local law enforcement, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference.

We value your attendance.