Rules of Conduct

FOLMC is dedicated to providing a friendly, professional, safe, and welcoming environment for presenters, participants, and all attendees at our events, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, body type, appearance, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), national origin, or other protected class. By attending, you agree to abide by these policies.

We have a zero-tolerance policy for harassment of any kind and expect that all virtual meeting and event participants and speakers will help ensure a safe and positive experience for everyone. 

Unacceptable behavior includes but is not limited to:

  • Intimidating, harassing, abusive, discriminatory, derogatory, or demeaning speech or actions.
  • Harmful or prejudicial verbal or written comments or visual images related to gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, disability or other personal characteristics, including those protected by law.
  • Inappropriate use of nudity and/or sexual images.
  • Real or implied threat of professional or financial damage or harm.
  • Inappropriate disruption of meetings or events.
  • Photographing, video or audio recording of slides, oral or poster presentations without presenter/author’s permission.
  • Violating the rules and regulations of the online platform.

Consequences of misconduct may include immediate removal from a meeting or event without warning, removal of comments or posts, reporting of violating accounts, and restrictions from future meetings and events.