HYPERGROWTH SPEAKER & ATTENDEE CODE OF CONDUCT

Drift is so excited you’ve decided to be a curious learning machine and join us at HYPERGROWTH! With your help, Drift aims to create an atmosphere of learning and collaboration by ensuring that everyone at HYPERGROWTH has fun and feels safe!

Drift is committed to offering and fostering a safe and inclusive place for all attendees, regardless of race, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, nationality, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), age, disability, medical condition, physical appearance, politics or ideology.

Drift’s Code of Conduct is here to provide a clear set of guidelines for everyone at HYPERGROWTH – including speakers, attendees and staff – outlining the standards to which we hold you and ourselves in making this event the best possible experience for everyone in the HYPERGROWTH community!

BE RESPECTFUL

Please respect the integrity, personal space, views, beliefs, and choices of everyone and everything at HYPERGROWTH, including all attendees, speakers, staff and support, as well as Drift and the HYPERGROWTH venue. At the core of Drift’s values is creating a culture of respect and trust. We want our HyperGrowth attendees to respect others and trust you to do so!

We understand that this goes without saying, but in short, please help Drift create a safe and inclusive environment for all at HYPERGROWTH by choosing to:

Not interfere with other attendees’ or speakers’ ability to present at or enjoy HYPERGROWTH;

  • Not harass anyone at HYPERGROWTH (sexually or otherwise) at any time during the event;
  • Not use or display disparaging, violent, abusive, foul or other aggressive language or gestures;
  • Not be excessively intoxicated or under the influence of drugs;
  • Not use, display, gesture or promote violence of any kind;
  • Not smoke (including vape) anywhere on the premises; and
  • Not otherwise disrupt or be disorderly to the event or others at HYPERGROWTH.

If you catch yourself behaving disrespectfully, or if someone else shares their discomfort with you, own up to your words and actions. Apologize and make amends. No one is perfect! We all make mistakes! What matters is how you handle those mistakes and avoid repeating them in the future.

BE KIND

Please be kind to everyone at HYPERGROWTH. Treat others as you would want to be treated in a similar situation.

Drift has a “No Harassment” policy and harassment of any kind will not be tolerated. Harassment includes, but is not limited to, using offensive verbal comments; using demeaning, derogatory, discriminatory language or tone related to an person’s gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body, size, race, or religion; sexual images in public spaces; deliberate intimidation; stalking; following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and any unwelcome attention (including sexual attention). If you are asked to stop any harassing behavior by anyone at HYPERGROWTH, you are expected cease the harassing behavior immediately.

HELP US HELP YOU

Please do not hesitate to contact or touch base with HYPERGROWTH staff immediately or any time after if you experience or witness an incident. HYPERGROWTH staff will be located throughout the event wearing white with green lightning bolt HYPERGROWTH staff T-shirts. HYPERGROWTH staff will always be happy to assist you or direct you to the best person to assist you. Also, you can always contact hypergrowth@drift.com to report an incident. Drift will take any action Drift deems appropriate, including removal or expulsion from HYPERGROWTH and contacting security or authorities as necessary.

Drift wants HYPERGROWTH to be a safe, inclusive, and exciting experience for all speakers and attendees! Drift is committed to stopping any behavior that hinders your ability to feel safe and enjoy HYPERGROWTH. If you experience or witness an incident, we want you to feel comfortable and safe coming to us!