Code of Conduct.

RiceTeaCatPanda aims to be a fun experience for everyone. To ensure this, we take attendee conduct very seriously and do not tolerate any harassment, malicious unauthorized access, or attempting to circumvent rules in any form.

We value the participation of each member and we want all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. All particpants are expected to show respect, maturity, and courtesy to other particpants and organizers.

Additionally, particpants are expected to respect the competition infrastructure. Any unauthorized access or attempts to circumvent the competition infrastructure will not be tolerated.

Our Standards

RiceTeaCatPanda is committed to remaining a positive and encouraging environment for all participants regardless of disability, race, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, gender identity, religion (or lack thereof), physical appearance, or technology choices.

The following are examples of unacceptable behaviors towards others:

  • Harassment of event participants in any form.
  • Revealing personally identifiable information.
  • Circulating private information or photos of an individual.
  • Violent threats or language directed against another person.
  • Deliberate intimidation, stalking, or following.
  • Insults or put downs in any context.
  • Sexist, racist, homophobic, or other exclusionary jokes and language
  • Unwelcome advances
  • Any other sort of behavior identified by the organizers

Additionally, to maintain a friendly, welcoming, and proper environment, all participants are expected to act with consideration and good manners towards others and the competition. Behavior that will not be tolerated includes:

  • Sharing sexualized images or content.
  • Excessive swearing.
  • Use of sexually explicit language
  • Acting excessively boisterous or lewd.
  • Any illegal or ethically questionable activity.
  • Any other sort of behavior identified by the organizers

If any participant engages in such behavior, they will be asked to immediately stop. If repeated the organizers will take appropriate action. All disciplinary decisions are non-negotiable and taken at the sole discretion of RiceTeaCatPanda.

Scope

All particpants, organizers, and staff are subject to this code of conduct. This applies to any websites, events, or competitions run by RiceTeaCatPanda in addition to the specific rules designated for a given event. RiceTeaCatPanda may take appropriate action in the scope of our websites, events, and competitions if untolerated behavior is identified outside the context of our immediate control.

Incident Reporting

In case of any incident, contact the RTCP team at [email protected], or alternatively, send a direct message to an organizer. A direct message is the fastest way to report an incident.