Code of Conduct

PGConf, India 2023 is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone.

The PostgreSQL Project expects everyone who participates in the conference to conduct themselves in a professional manner, acting with common courtesy and in the common interest, with respect for all users and developers. To that end, the PostgreSQL Project has adopted a Code of Conduct for community interaction and participation in the project’s work and the community at large. PGConf India conference has whole heartedly adopted the main PostgreSQL Project's code of conduct which can be found here. Additionally, all complaints and concerns can be referred to the PG CoCC at

We do not tolerate harassment of PGConf, India 2023 participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any conference venue, including exhibition booths, talks and social events around PGConf, India 2023. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference without a refund at the discretion of the PGConf, India 2023 conference organizers.

Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, religion, displaying 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. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the PGConf, India 2023 conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including ejection from the conference with no refund. If you feel that you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a PostgreSQL India Board Member immediately.

PGConf, India 2023 volunteers will be happy to help participants contact hotel/venue security or the police, provide escorts, or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to feel safe for the duration of the conference.

Thank you for your help in making PGConf, India 2023 fun and enjoyable for everyone!