This document provides a high level summary of the RDA 17 Plenary Session titled "Establishing a Sensitive Data Interest Group" (https://www.rd-alliance.org/plenaries/rda-17th-plenary-meeting-edinburgh-virtual/establishing-sensitive-data-interest-group). This session was run by the newly formed (yet to be endorsed) RDA Sensitive Data Interest Group (https://www.rd-alliance.org/groups/sensitive-data-interest-group). The RDA 17 Plenary was held from April 19 - 23, 2021 (https://www.rd-alliance.org/rdas-17th-plenary-meeting-programme).
This document is designed to complement the session recording (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoydTRrYSEE) by highlighting the next steps and future directions from the session.
Authors are listed in alphabetical order using the CRediT Contributor framework (https://casrai.org/credit/).