DrupalCon Global 2020 - Live Captioning: Make Your Next Event Accessible for Everyone

Speaker Session

Andy Olson (Bounteous) and Qymana Botts (Nerdery) presented during DrupalCon Global 2020.

Attendees of this session learned how to:

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

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Event organizers and volunteers are working hard to bring you a virtual version of the DrupalCon experience you know and love. DrupalCon is a mission-centric program of the Drupal Association designed to bring people together to share thought leadership around open source and ambitious digital experiences, provide professional development opportunities to enhance your career and your organization, and invigorate Drupal project momentum.

DrupalCon Global will feature six keynotes, nearly 100 sessions, several industry and topical mini summits, sponsor presentations, birds of feather discussion groups, 1:1 networking opportunities, and other fun, interactive community content to keep you engaged and excited throughout the day!


Andy Olson
Lead Front-End Developer