At the Leeds 2020 QRA ADM we want every participant to feel welcome, included, and safe at the conference. Our goal is to create an inclusive, respectful conference environment that invites participation from people of all races, ethnicities, genders, ages, abilities, religions, and sexual orientations free from discrimination or harassment. We follow the guidelines provided by the 2019 INQUA Congress.
Expectations of attendees:
• Everyone involved with the Leeds 2020 QRA ADM is expected to show respect towards the attendees, venue staff, the Organising Committee, volunteers and all others participating with the meeting.
• The open exchange of ideas and the freedom of thought and expression are central to the aims and goals of the Leeds 2020 QRA ADM.
• The Leeds 2020 QRA ADM will be an environment that recognises the inherent worth of every person and group, that fosters dignity, understanding, and mutual respect, and that embraces diversity.
• We will do our best to accommodate specific needs such as accessibility, or dietary requirements.
• The Leeds 2020 QRA ADM expect all interactions between attendees to be respectful and constructive, including interactions during the formal programme.
• Unacceptable behaviour will not be tolerated at the Leeds 2020 QRA ADM. Examples of unacceptable behaviour include but are not limited to bullying, intimidation, inappropriate physical contact or unwelcome sexual attention, continuous disruption of events or interference with participation or opportunity for participation of other people attending the meeting.
• We require attendees to follow this code during all of the Leeds 2020 QRA ADM and in all online interactions with the meeting (including social media and any other online facilities) and related social activities.
• The Leeds 2020 QRA ADM requests that all attendees abide fully with United Kingdom Equality Act in their participation in all meeting activities.