Captioning Legislative Webcasts

8/22/2017

2017 Legislative Summit

Overview

Increasingly, states are providing captions for the deaf and hard of hearing as part of their live webcasts of legislative proceedings. Learn about the issues concerning accessibility and captioning, including live stream captioning, necessary software, support on mobile devices and browsers and potential impact on remote testimony.  (Note:  This is a Live Streaming Session.)

Moderator

  • Jeff Ford, Indiana General Assembly

Panelists

  • Bruce Ellsworth, South Carolina State Legislature
  • Daniel Kerr, Swagit, Texas
  • Sanjiv Menezes, Sliq Media Technologies, Quebec
  • Paul Pak, Massachusetts General Court

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