Midwest Drupal Camp - Live Captioning: Make Your Next Event Accessible for Everyone

Speaker Session

Andy Olson along with Nerdery's Qymana Botts presented at MidCamp 2020 during their session, Live Captioning: Make Your Next Event Accessible for Everyone.

Attendees learned how to:

  • Use the Live Captioning Initiative tool.
  • Create a transcript for each session at events.
  • Provide a reliable, no-cost solution to make any event more accessible where there would otherwise be nothing.
  • Explore the differences between live captioning and real-time captioning (also known as open captioning or real-time stenography).
  • Help contribute to the Live Captioning Initiative.

This event has happened already

Midwest Drupal Camp (MidCamp) 2020 is the seventh annual Chicago-area event that brings together designers, developers, users, and evaluators of the open-source Drupal content management software. Attendees come for four days of presentations, professional training, contribution sprints, and socials while brushing shoulders with Drupal service providers, hosting vendors, and other members of the broader web development community.


Andy Olson
Lead Front-End Developer