Indigenous Data Sovereignty ‘What Works’ Workshop

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 20:30 to Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 05:00


Venue: Waikato Tainui College for Research and Development, Ngāruawāhia, Waikato, Aotearoa New Zealand

Indigenous Data Sovereignty ‘What Works’ Workshop, hosted by Te Mana Raraunga, the Māori Data Sovereignty Network.

This two day workshop brings together a diverse group of speakers from Aotearoa NZ and overseas to share examples of how Indigenous data sovereignty is working in a range of local and national settings.  The focus is on 'by Indigenous, for Indigenous' data-driven solutions and innovation. The interactive format encourages small group discussions and collective strategising.

Speakers include:

Gwen Phillips – Ktunaxa Nation and BC First Nations’ Data Governance Initiative, Canada
Moka Apiti - Digital Navigators Ltd, Aotearoa NZ
Abigail Echo-Hawk - Urban Indian Health Institute, USA
Arapata Reuben, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, Aotearoa NZ
Dean Matthews, Nyamba Buru Yawuru, Australia

Please register using the online form below.  Note registrations are limited and will cut off automatically once maximum capacity is reached.

If you have any questions or queries on the workshop, please contact Anahira Hudson at Te Mana Raraunga:

For those seeking accommodation, we recommend the Ibis Hamilton Tainui Hotel and the Novotel Hamilton Tainui Hotel. Limited shuttles will be provided to/from these hotels to the workshop venue in Ngāruawāhia.

Ibis Hamilton Tainui (Book here)
18 Alma Street
Tel:   07 859 9200

Novotel Hamilton Tainui (Book here)
7 Alma Street
Tel:  07 838 1366