All attendees, speakers, performers, and staff at The Design Conference are required to comply with the following Code of Conduct, both at the conference, Side Events, Connect Events, or other related events. The Design Conference will work diligently to enforce this code and expects cooperation from everyone to ensure a safe, inclusive, and welcoming environment.
Zero Tolerance Policy
The Design Conference is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone. Harassment includes offensive, verbal comments related to gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, ethnicity, 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 unwelcome sexual attention.
The Design Conference reserves the right to take any action deemed appropriate in response to violations, from warning the offender to immediately expelling them from the events without refund.
If you are being harassed, if you notice that someone else is being harassed, or if there is any other violations of this code, please don’t hesitate to talk to our The Design Conference team members immediately. All members of our team can be identified by their “team” t-shirts. Your are part of our family, so please feel welcomed to talk to us, but if you can’t or don’t wish to speak in person, please email hello at thedesignconference.com.au. Any reports will be handled in the strictest confidence.
Font: Söhne by Klim
Photos: C. Marshall
Design: M. Haynes
Build: Editor X
The Design Conference is an event for creatives. Each year we navigate the future of design, including how you can be an active participant. Attendees are offered an opportunity to evolve their practice through an elevated way of thinking. From professional insights and advice to anecdotes of self-care and growth, this experience is designed to help you find your path, expand your mind and learn from those who came before you.
Acknowledgement of Country
The Design Conference acknowledges the Jagera & Turrbal people as the Traditional Owners of the land on which we host our conference, and extend this respect to all First Nations peoples, including Elders past, present and emerging.