Research Publications for Paora J Mato

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  • Mato, P. (2019). Unlocking the science and innovation potential of Māori knowledge, resource and people. In International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture (ICLLC). Conference held in Sydney, Australia.

  • Park, J. W. N., Mills, S., Whaanga, H., Mato, P., Lindeman, R. W., & Regenbrecht, H. (2019). Towards a Māori telepresence system. In International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ) Vol. 2019-December (pp. 1-6). Conference held at Dunedin, New Zealand: IEEE. doi:10.1109/IVCNZ48456.2019.8961016

  • Mato, P. (2018). Mā te hangarau te oranga o te reo Māori e tautoko ai? Can technology support the long-term health of the Māori language?. (PhD Thesis, University of Waikato). Retrieved from

  • Mato, P., Keegan, T. T., & Naera, L. (2016). How usable is a smartphone with a Māori-language interface?. MAI Journal: A New Zealand Journal of Indigenous Scholarship, 5(1), 17-32. doi:10.20507/MAIJournal.2016.5.1.2

  • Keegan, T. T. A., Mato, P., & Ruru, S. (2015). Using Twitter in an Indigenous language: An analysis of te reo Māori tweets. Alternative: An International Journal for Indigenous Peoples, 11(1), 59-75. Retrieved from

  • Mato, P. J. (2015). Translated application interfaces - issues of engagement. In A. Hinze, D. M. Nichols, & M. Masoodian (Eds.), Proc 15th New Zealand Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 1-4). Conference held Hamilton, NZ: ACM. doi:10.1145/2808047.2808061

  • Mato, P. (2014). Technology-intergenerational transmission vs. intragenerational communication. In Te Whakahaumanutanga o Te Reo Māori: The Revitalisation of Te Reo Māori Symposium. Symposium held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Keegan, T. T. A., & Mato, P. (2014). It's harder in my language, but I still choose it. In P. Heinrich, & N. Ostler (Eds.), Proc 18th FEL Conference on Indigenous Languages: their Value to the Community (pp. 43-48). Conference held Okinawa, Japan.

  • Mato, P., & Keegan, T. T. (2013). Using technology in an indigenous language: Preliminary studies of ATMs and library kiosks usage in Te Reo Māori. In Fifth Annual Meeting of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association. Conference held at Saskatoon, Canada.

  • Mato, P., & Keegan, T. T. A. (2013). Indigenous tweeting for language survival: the Māori-language profile. International Journal of Technology and Inclusive Education, 2(2), 184-191. Retrieved from

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