About the ConferenceThe Florida Association for Media in Education — FAME — cordially invites you to participate in the 47th Annual FAME Conference held November 6 - 8, 2019 in Orlando, Florida. Plan to join us to network with more than 600 FAME members who have funded budgets that make them qualified buyers.
The 47th Annual FAME Conference will be held at the Rosen Centre.
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Conference PolicyFAME has a ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY for harassment of any kind, including but not limited to:
stalking, intimidation, offensive verbal comments, physical assault and/or battery, harassing or non-consensual photography or recording, sustained disruption of programs (panels, signings, meet-ups, and other events), bathroom policing, inappropriate physical contact, unwelcome physical attention, in relation to, but not limited to: race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender presentation, sexual orientation, age, body size, disability, appearance, religion, citizenship, pregnancy.
If a person engages in harassing behavior, FAME and eventPower Staff will take prompt action in any form they deem appropriate, including expulsion from the conference. Our policy applies to EVERYONE at the convention. Exhibitors, Attendees, Authors, Speakers, Guests, Press, Staff, Volunteers, and Security are all subject to our anti-harassment policy. This applies in the public venues as well as all conference staff spaces, exhibit hall, author signings, parties, and VIP events.
Anyone can report harassment. If someone’s behavior has made you uncomfortable, or if you witness the same happening to someone else, you should immediately contact FAME Conference Committee, Staff or eventPower. You may also come to the FAME Registration Booth to report an incident. If necessary, we will contact local law enforcement, provide escort, offer a safe place or otherwise assist those experiencing harassment to make sure they feel safe for the rest of the FAME Conference.
Remember: Keep your hands to yourself. If you would like to take a picture with or of another fan or an author or other participant, always ask first and respect that person’s right to say no. Common sense and kindness are always the rule.
FAME’s mission is to provide valuable, authentic professional development and networking opportunities for those in the school library profession in a fun, safe, welcoming environment.
*adapted with permission from Y’all Fest statement of appropriate conduct