Rules

  • Each participant must create an account at https://developer.gm.com to download the SDK and sign GM’s Developer Agreement
  • The SDK must be used to develop all projects
  • All teams must be finalized by the end of the kick-off session
  • A representative from each team must be present at the kick-off meeting on Tuesday, September 26th
  • Teams must be comprised of 2-4 participants
  • All participants must be present for the final hack day and presentations on Saturday, September 30th
  • Final projects will be submitted on Devpost; one member from each team must register on Devpost to submit their final submissions
  • All code, design, assets, etc. must be created during the duration of the hackathon. You are free to make plans, create wireframes, and brainstorm prior to the event.

CODE OF CONDUCT

In the interest of creating a safe, enjoyable and fulfilling experiences for all concerned, participants are expected to show respect and courtesy to other participants throughout the Makers Hustle Harder Tour and at all associated events.

All attendees, speakers, sponsors, organizers and volunteers for the Makers Hustle Harder Tour are required to abide by the following Code of Conduct. Organizers will enforce this code throughout the event.

The Short Version

The Makers Hustle Harder Tour  is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, age, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form.

This code of conduct applies to all Makers Hustle Harder Tour spaces both online and off. Anyone who violates this code of conduct may be sanctioned or expelled from these spaces at the discretion of the the organizers.

Some hosting spaces may have additional rules in place, which will be made clearly available to participants. Participants are responsible for knowing and abiding by these rules.

The Longer Version

The Makers Hustle Harder Tour is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone. We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form.

This code of conduct applies to all Makers Hustle Harder Tour spaces both online and off. Anyone who violates this code of conduct may be sanctioned or expelled from these spaces at the discretion of the the organizers.

Some hosting spaces may have additional rules in place, which will be made clearly available to participants. Participants are responsible for knowing and abiding by these rules.

Harassment includes:

  • Offensive comments related to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, mental illness, neuro(a)typicality, physical appearance, body size, age, race, or religion.
  • Unwelcome comments regarding a person’s lifestyle choices and practices, including those related to food, health, parenting, drugs, and employment.
  • Deliberate misgendering or use of ‘dead’ or rejected names.
  • Gratuitous or off-topic sexual images or behaviour in spaces where they’re not appropriate.
  • Physical contact and simulated physical contact (eg, textual descriptions like “*hug*” or “*backrub*”) without consent or after a request to stop.
  • Threats of violence.
  • Incitement of violence towards any individual, including encouraging a person to commit suicide or to engage in self-harm.
  • Deliberate intimidation.
  • Stalking or following.
  • Harassing photography or recording, including logging online activity for harassment purposes.
  • Sustained disruption of discussion.
  • Unwelcome sexual attention.
  • Pattern of inappropriate social contact, such as requesting/assuming inappropriate levels of intimacy with others
  • Continued one-on-one communication after requests to cease.
  • Deliberate “outing” of any aspect of a person’s identity without their consent except as necessary to protect vulnerable people from intentional abuse.
  • Publication of non-harassing private communication.
Reporting

If you are being harassed by a member of The Makers Hustle Harder Tour, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns please contact Daphne Zargar at daphne.zargar@gm.com, If the person who is harassing you is on the team, they will recuse themselves from handling your incident. We will respond as promptly as we can.

This code of conduct applies to spaces hosting The Makers Hustles Harder Tour, but if you are being harassed by a member of the tour outside our spaces, we still want to know about it. We will take all good-faith reports of harassment by tour members, especially the organizers, seriously. This includes harassment outside our spaces and harassment that took place at any point in time. The abuse team reserves the right to exclude people from The Makers Hustle Harder tour based on their past behavior, including behavior outside of the Makers Hustle Harder Tour spaces and behavior towards people who are not in participating in the tour.

In order to protect volunteers from abuse and burnout, we reserve the right to reject any report we believe to have been made in bad faith. Reports intended to silence legitimate criticism may be deleted without response.

We will respect confidentiality requests for the purpose of protecting victims of abuse. At our discretion, we may publicly name a person about whom we’ve received harassment complaints, or privately warn third parties about them, if we believe that doing so will increase the safety of Makers Hustle Harder Tour organizers or the general public. We will not name harassment victims without their affirmative consent.

Consequences

Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, up to and including expulsion from all spaces hosting the Makers Hustle Harder Tour and identification of the participant as a harasser to organizers or the general public.