Celebrating 50 Years of Computing - Māori and Pasifika Month: A History of Waikato University Computer Science Department support for te reo Māori

Date Tuesday 12 September 2023
Time 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Where S.1.04
Presenter Te Taka Keegan
Contact Maria Admiraal
Contact email
Admission Cost Free

This talk will highlight how the Computer Science Department has supported te reo Māori of the last 50 years. Topics covers will include teaching computer science papers in te reo Māori, Te Kete Ipurangi, the Niupepa Collection, Moodle, Microsoft Windows and Office in te reo Māori, the Google Translator Toolkit and Google Translate, the Macroniser, SwiftKey, Whakatōhea Waiata, Tikanga in Technology, and the Ātea project among others. The talk will conclude with where we are looking to take our research in the future.
Light refreshments provided from 5pm.