Indigenous Data Team Lead, Health Data Research Network Canada
Robyn Rowe is Anishinaabekwe and a hereditary member of Teme Augama Anishnabai. She is a mother of four and a PhD candidate in the school of rural and northern health at Laurentian University. Robyn is also the Indigenous Data Team Lead with Health Data Research Network Canada, an executive member of the Global Indigenous Data Alliance, and an active member of the Indigenous data sovereignty interest group within the Research Data Alliance. Robyn assisted in co-developing the internationally recognized CARE principles for Indigenous data governance with collaborators from around the world. As a result of Robyn’s relationships and collaborations with international Indigenous data leaders, she offers a unique perspective around Indigenous data sovereignty and governance.