Homebrew Con Code of Conduct + Terms & Conditions

Homebrew Con Terms & Conditions

The American Homebrewers Association (AHA)  values the participation of each member of the community and our goal is to deliver an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Homebrew Con (previously known as the National Homebrewers Conference) is designed to increase interaction, engagement, collaboration, connectivity and community, in a fun and safe learning environment.

Conference participants are expected to conduct themselves with integrity, courtesy and respect for others and maintain a high level of professionalism at all conference programs and events, whether officially sponsored by American Homebrewers Association or not. All attendees, exhibitors, speakers, sponsors, vendors, volunteers and staff at any American Homebrewers Association event are required to observe the following Code of Conduct.

Code of Conduct

American Homebrewers Association (AHA)  is dedicated to providing a harassment-free conference experience for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. All communication should be appropriate for people of diverse backgrounds and cultures. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for the conference.

Be kind to others. Do not insult or defame participants. Harassment in any form, sexist, racist, or exclusionary jokes are not condoned.

Participants violating these rules may be asked to leave the conference and may be banned from participating in future conferences at the sole discretion of American Homebrewers Association. Thanks for helping to make this a welcoming event for all.

Age Verification

Attendees must be 21 years or older and must present a valid government-issued ID. Homebrew Con is a member-only conference and trade show and is not open to the public. All attendees must be current members of the American Homebrewers Association and/or the Brewers Association and must comply with posted warnings and policies at all times.


As a condition of this meeting or event, participants waive any claim against the American Homebrewers Association (AHA)  and its officers, directors, employees, or agents, or against the presenters or speakers, for reliance on any information presented and release AHA from and against any and all liability for damage or injury that may arise from participation or attendance at the program. Participants understand and agree that all property rights in the material presented, including common law copyright, are expressly reserved to the presenter, speaker or to AHA. Participation in AHA events and activities brings some risk and participants hereby assume responsibility for their own well-being. If another individual attends in the place of the original registrant, per AHA transfer policy, the new registrant agrees to this disclaimer and waiver by default of transfer.

Photo Licensing

American Homebrewers Association (AHA)  intends to take photographs and video of this event for use in AHA news and promotional material, in print, electronic and other media, including the AHA website. By participating in this event, I grant AHA the right to use any image, photograph, voice or likeness, without limitation, in its promotional materials and publicity efforts without compensation. All media become the property of AHA. Media may be displayed, distributed or used by AHA for any purpose.

Terms of Agreement

Registrant(s) voluntarily assumes all risk and danger incidental to the event for which this registration(s) is issued, whether occurring prior to, during or after the event. Registrant(s) voluntarily agrees the Brewers Association and sponsors of the event are expressly released by registrant(s) from any claims for injuries or death arising from registrant’s participation in and the travel to and from this event. The registration(s) may not be resold or offered for resale in a manner or at a price in violation of any Federal, State or local laws or regulations. Registrant(s) grants permission to Brewers Association and sponsors of the event to utilize any photographs, motion pictures, videotapes, recordings and any other references or records of the AHA National Homebrewers Conference that may depict, record or refer to registrant(s) for any purpose, including commercial used by the AHA National Homebrewers Conference, its sponsors and their licensees. Registrant(s) acknowledges that the event may be broadcast or otherwise publicized, and hereby grants permission to utilize registrant’s image or likeness in connection with any of the live or recorded transmission or reproduction of such event in printed photographs or online transmissions. This registration(s) is not redeemable for cash. It is unlawful to reproduce this registration(s) in any form. Registrant(s) agrees admission to the event is restricted to individuals age 21 years or older and proof of age may be required at any time.