Olelo Captioned Calls Presentation Today-October 21, 2021, 2:00 PT #Announcement #Captioning


Sara Oser, President, HLAA North Bay of California
 

Presentation as part of Cochlear Implant Support Group
Erik Strand from Olelo 


Olelo Captioned Calls is easy-to-use mobile app to help people with hearing loss have a great experience using the phone.  Olelo captions every word as it's spoken in real-time, using AI-powered speech recognition for maximum accuracy, speed, and privacy. Available for iPhones and Android smartphones, thousands of deaf and hard-of-hearing customers have found a new confidence and independence using the phone with Olelo Captioned Calls. 


Erik Strand is the CEO of MachineGenius, Inc., a company he founded in 2017 with the express purpose of bringing a modern, mobile, automated approach to IP CTS.  As the maker of Olelo Captioned Calls, MachineGenius was the first FCC-certified IP CTS provider to exclusively use Automated Speech Recognition for the generation of call captions.  Erik has spent the last 15 years designing and building at-scale systems using ASR for transcribing phone calls, and prior to that led teams building AI systems for the extraction of meaning from free-form text.  He has a B.S. in Brain and Cognitive Science from MIT.

Cochlear Implant Support Group
2:00 - 3:00 pm 
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