The Windstorm Insurance Network (WIND) is committed to providing a safe and welcoming experience for all participants, regardless of race, ethnicity, disability, religion, political affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, and any other distinguishing characteristic. We do not tolerate discrimination, intolerance, harassment, aggression, or ill will of any kind at any WIND event, either in person or via electronic media.
We expect all event participants, presenters, sponsors, employees, and staff to:
- Remain positive, friendly, and welcoming to others at all times
- Recognize that this event is a place for diversity of thought, organization, and individuals; as such, respect and inclusivity for all is expected
- Wear your event badge at all times
- Be alert and report any discriminatory, harassing, aggressive, or exclusionary behavior or speech to event staff immediately
Unacceptable behavior includes, but is not limited to: intimidating, harassing, abusive, discriminatory, derogatory, or demeaning conduct; inappropriate physical contact (e.g., unwelcome sexual advances, groping, sexual assault); physical, written, verbal, or other abuse, as determined by the event organizer and its representatives, in their sole discretion; failing to obey any rules or regulations of the venue and WIND.
Consequences of Unacceptable Behavior
Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated. Anyone engaged in unacceptable behavior is subject to expulsion from the event and/or membership, in WIND’s sole discretion, without refund.
Reporting Unacceptable Behavior
If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being treated poorly, or have additional concerns, please contact any member of the WIND Board of Directors or Staff. Team members can be found at the registration desk or by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
We expect all participants to follow this Code of Conduct at all event venues, any external venue affiliated with the WIND event, and all related social events. The policy may be revised at any time by WIND without notice. In the event of an emergency, please contact local authorities immediately.