International Conference on Sámi Research Data Governance 2023
Event Type: Conferences and Workshops
When: 25 January 2023 to 27 January 2023
Where: Romsa/Tromsø, Norway
The International Conference on Sámi Research Data Governance aims to identify pertinent issues concerning Sámi data governance. The conference will facilitate the exchange of knowledge, understanding, and experiences regarding Indigenous and Sámi data governance and promote collaboration between Sámi and non-Sámi researchers in the Nordic context on data governance and management.
Deadline for registration is 15 November 2022.
The conference organisers call for abstracts for oral presentations (15–20 min.) on topics related to Sámi or Indigenous peoples’ knowledge and data governance, including (but not limited to):
- Forms of Sámi governance and stewardship for different research data sources (public data, archives, health data, biobank, etc.)
- Operationalizing the CARE principles in the Sámi context. Ways of enhancing Sámi participation in decision-making on data governance and sovereignty.
- Advancing ethical policies regarding Sámi data and digitization of Sámi traditional knowledge and data.
- Proposals for roundtables and panels are also welcome for which a group (3–5 panelists) submits the title of the roundtable/panel and individual abstracts for each participant.
Authors presenting at the conference will be invited to expand their papers into a submission in the conference proceedings in a special issue of a journal or an edited volume. Students are also welcome to present!
Abstract deadline is 15 November 2022. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by November 30th.