IndigiData 2023 will be held in-person in Prior Lake, Minnesota!

Pending a safe public health climate, we will be hosting the 2023 IndigiData workshop on tribal lands in Minnesota. As part of our effort to highlight Indigenous sovereignties, the workshop will take place in Prior Lake, MN, at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, owned by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community.

Flights, accommodation, and all meals are provided for workshop participants.

June 11-17, 2022

Prior Lake, Minnesota

Mystic Lake Casino Hotel


Tentative Schedule

NOTE: This schedule is subject to change as more details are concretely scheduled. However, this is a tentative schedule to help aid in travel decisions.

11
June2023
Fly into Minneapolis/St. Paul AirportAll non-local attendees will fly into Minneapolis−Saint Paul International (MSP) Airport and will travel to Prior Lake, Minnesota (30 minute drive).
VariousMSP Airport
12
June2023
Workshop Day 1Opening Blessing, Introductions, Morning Lectures
Informatics – Navigation
Debrief
9 AM – 5 PMMystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, MN
13
June2023
Workshop Day 2Morning Lectures
Informatics – Data Cleaning
Debrief
9 AM – 5 PMMystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, MN
14
June2023
Lab Excursion!Attendees will shuttle to one of the local academic institutions for a CRISPR gene editing demonstration. We will also explore some fun attractions to and from the site. (Event schedule TBD)
All DayTribal Lands
15
June2023
Workshop Day 3Morning Lectures
Informatics – Community Structure
Debrief and Talking Circles
9 AM – 5 PMMystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, MN
16
June2023
Workshop Day 4Morning Lectures
Informatics – Taxa Identification
Debrief and Evaluations
Closing Blessing
9 AM – 5 PMMystic Lake Casino Hotel, Prior Lake, MN
17
June2023
Fly out of Minneapolis/St. Paul AirportWe hope you enjoyed your visit to Minnesota if you are not already from here!
VariousMSP Aiport