Quick Start To Captioning

Concurrent Session 2

Session Materials

Brief Abstract

This session will cover the basics of video captioning, including accessibility laws, emerging web standards, best practices, and workflows for lecture capture and video platforms.

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Presenters

Emily Griffin is the Content Marketing Manager at 3Play Media, which provides closed captioning and transcription services to make video accessible, searchable, and more engaging. Emily has authored numerous papers and articles on the topic of closed captioning, accessibility laws, and emerging standards. She has been at 3Play Media since 2015.

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Extended Abstract

This session will cover the basics of captioning for accessible online video, including captioning basics, applicable accessibility laws, as well as best practices for creating captions, the use of different captions formats, video player compatibility, impact of HTML5 and mobile devices, and workflow options for lecture capture and video platforms. Also, we will demonstrate the latest technologies that leverage captions to make video searchable and interactive.