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Friday, April 27 • 12:30pm - 12:40pm
Universal Captioning: Not Just for Students...

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When we consider the impact of captioning, our thoughts are usually focused on the support provided to people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing but actually, most of the wider population gains a benefit - much as they do from Universal Design. From the preschool, pre-reader toddler, those who have English as an additional language, to the elderly whose hearing is diminishing naturally with age, all gain a universal benefit from captioning.

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Eileen Hopkins

Executive Director, Ai-Media
Eileen Hopkins joined Ai-Media in 2013 as an autism consultant, and was appointed Executive Director, Ai-Media UK in July 2014. Eileen has held senior Directorships in a number of organisations including The National Autistic Society and the ASD research organisation Autistica. She... Read More →

Friday April 27, 2018 12:30pm - 12:40pm EDT
Citrus Crown Ballroom