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Conference Code of Conduct

GEO is committed to providing a harassment-free conference experience for all attendees. We expect attendees to follow our Code of Conduct at all conference events. Prohibited conduct includes, but is not limited to:

  • harassment based on race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected status, as provided by local, state, or federal law;
  • sexual harassment including unwelcome attention, stalking and physical contact;
  • abusive conduct that has the purpose or effect of unreasonably interfering with another person’s ability to enjoy or participate in the conference, including social events related to the conference; and
  • undue interruption of any conference event, speaker or session.

Attendees and guests must be 18 years or older to attend evening events where alcohol is served.



Registrant agrees to the use of information provided in connection with registering to be used in accordance with GEO’s Data Privacy Policy​​​. Registrants allow GEO the user of their image, job title, company name, and company logo. Registrant consents to the sharing of their information with event sponsors and exhibitors in pre and post conference lists. If registrant does not agree to the sharing of your information with event sponsors and exhibitors, registrant must notify​.


Cancellation/Substitution Policy

If you must cancel your conference registration, we offer a 90% refund of the registration fee until 29 February 2016. Between 1 March 2016 and 31 March 2016, we will refund 1/2 (50%) of the original conference registration fee for canceled registrations. After 31 March 2016, there will be no refunds.

If you are not able to attend and you must cancel your conference registration, you will have the option of substituting another person from your organization to attend in your place. Depending on the registration rate paid, it may be necessary for this person to become a GEO member to attend in your place. In order for someone to attend the conference in your place, you must contact

For new members joining GEO in conjunction with conference registration, the amount of your fees attributable to membership are not refundable under our cancellation policy.

Credit card refunds will be processed within 5 days of the request.