Code of Conduct
As attendants and organisers of Superconductor, we agree on the following:
We are collectively and individually committed to safety and inclusivity.
We have zero tolerance for abuse, harassment, or discrimination in any form, including (but not limited to) deliberate intimidation or stalking, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.
We respect all people, regardless of gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, or religion.
We respect people’s boundaries and participate in consent culture.
We refrain from using language that can be considered oppressive, eg. sexist, racist, homophobic, transphobic, ableist, classist, etc. - this includes (but is not limited to) various slurs. We avoid offensive topics as a form of humour.
We will be accountable for and to other attendants, pull each other up, and learn together. We welcome opportunities to change and grow.
If you say something offensive, and you are called out on it:
Listen without interruption and believe what the person is saying.
Do not attempt to disqualify what they have to say.
Apologise and ask forgiveness.
Change your behaviour to avoid making the offense in future.
If you abuse or harass someone:
You will be asked to stop your behavior and should comply immediately.
Organisers will take any actions they deem appropriate, including removal from the event. We take this very seriously.
If you are being harassed or notice that someone else is being harassed:
Contact the organisers in person, by email, or by phone.
You can also contact us anonymously by filling out the online form here.
We are happy to help contact local law enforcement or otherwise assist you feel safe for the duration of the unconference, with sensitivity to your situation.
Everyone at Superconductor is required to comply with this code of conduct, without exception. This code exists to ensure a safe environment for everyone.