Code Climate Summit is an engineering leadership conference intended for networking and collaboration with other engineering leaders.
We value the participation of each member of the engineering community and want all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Accordingly, all attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees throughout the conference and at all conference events, whether officially sponsored by Code Climate or not.
To make clear what is expected, all staff, attendees, speakers, exhibitors, organizers, and volunteers at any Code Climate event are required to conform to the following Code of Conduct. Organizers will enforce this code throughout the event.
Code Climate is dedicated to providing a positive conference experience for everyone, regardless of age, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, ethnicity, nationality, race, or religion (or lack thereof), education, or socio-economic status.
Examples of behavior that contributes to creating a positive environment include:
Examples of unacceptable behavior by participants include:
If a participant engages in behavior that violates this code of conduct, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning the offender or expulsion from the conference with no refund.
Thank you for helping make this a welcoming, friendly event for all.
No weapons are allowed at conference venues, including but not limited to explosives (including fireworks), guns, and large knives such as those used for hunting or display, as well as any other item used for the purpose of causing injury or harm to others. Anyone seen in possession of one of these items will be asked to leave immediately, and will only be allowed to return without the weapon.
Attendees are further expected to comply with all state and local laws on this matter.
All Code Climate Engineering Leadership Summit attendees are subject to the Code of Conduct. This includes Code Climate staff and volunteers, as well as attendees of the tutorials, workshops, summits, poster sessions, receptions, conference, sprints, and sponsored or unofficial events.
Exhibitors in the expo hall, sponsor or vendor booths, or similar activities are also subject to the Code of Conduct. In particular, exhibitors should not use sexualized images, activities, or other material. Booth staff (including volunteers) should not use sexualized clothing/uniforms/costumes, or otherwise create a sexualized environment.
If you believe that someone is violating the code of conduct during a Code Climate event, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of the event staff immediately.
If the matter is especially urgent, please call or send a message to (646) 878-9157 or contact any of these individuals directly:
Code Climate Co-Founder and Conference Co-Organizer
Code Climate Conference Organizer
Conference staff will be happy to help participants contact 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.
For speakers and exhibitors: if you have any concerns about whether your presentation complies with Code Climate's Code of Conduct, please check with the organizers above.
This code of conduct is modified from the PyCon 2019 code of conduct at https://us.pycon.org/2019/about/code-of-conduct/ which is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.