Athena is dedicated to providing a safe and comfortable environment and harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of the following:

  • Gender*

  • gender identity and expression

  • age

  • sexual orientation

  • disability

  • physical appearance

  • body size

  • race

  • ethnicity

  • nationality

  • religion

  • political views

  • previous hackathon attendance or lack of

  • computing experience or lack of

  • chosen programming language or tech stack

*Athena Hack is only for those who identify as female/non-binary. The networking fair and talks are open for all. 

We do not tolerate harassment of participants/attendees in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate at any hackathon venue, this includes the following.

  • hacks

  • talks, presentations, or demos

  • workshops

  • any parties associated to the hackathon

  • social media

  • any other online media 

Participants and attendees violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event at the discretion of the hackathon organisers.