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How To Ensure Your Videos are 508c Compliant And Accessible In A Decentralized University Environment

Jeff Stieber (Cielo24, USA)
Session Information
October 16, 2015 - 11:45am
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Multiple Levels
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Europe 7
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45 Minutes
Concurrent Session 11

Ensure your videos are 508c compliant and accessible in a decentralized University environment

Please join us in a discussion regarding the latest accessibility news, technology and strategy for captioning and solving 508c compliance in the educational environment.

Extended Abstract

Please join us in a discussion regarding the latest accessibility news, technology and strategy for captioning and solving 508c compliance in the educational environment.

As educators, you invest considerable resources to develop high quality accessible educational video optimized for the academic environment.

Beyond meeting government mandates; every video experience benefits from captioning, transcription and translation through increased video accessibility, enhanced learning retention, richer user engagement, semantic search and improved SEO results.

We will focus our discussion on how to take successfully take campus-wide captioning initiatives to the next level at scale– achieve full government compliance while enabling search, discoverability and improved engagement.

Join Jeff Stieber, VP Sales at cielo24 and Tom Gehret, Sr. Sales Manager at cielo24, as they guide you through easy steps to solve accessibility and getting your media library 508 compliant.

  • Create searchable video content
  • Organize and manage captioning initiatives
  • Engage students through an interactive experience
  • Leverage the investments you have made in youtube and Online Video Platforms such as Kaltura, Mediacore, Mediasite, Panopto, and echo360.
Lead Presenter

Jeff leads cielo24 sales efforts. He is an experienced leader who has consistently delivered innovative technology solutions to C­-Level Fortune 500, SMB, Education and Government leaders. Jeff's expertise is in the ERP, Business Intelligence and Web Collaboration Space. He has helped many companies enter new verticals, scales existing sales teams and ultimately build out new models for growing revenue.