Computer accessibility (e-Accessibility)

A true pioneer in the field, our team has for several years now been applying video analysis towards improving the accessibility of multimedia content to the visually and hearing impaired population. In close collaboration with the different organizations committed to aiding these individuals, we have created a set of techniques and tools for the computer-assisted production and broadcasting of video descriptions and closed-captions. A case in point is the automatic detection of actors, texts and locations to allow for automating part of the video description, in addition to assisting in the positioning and formatting of the captions.

Related technologies: Software for the automatic positioning of captions, computer-assisted production of video descriptions, accessible and adaptable DVD player synchronous with external video descriptions.

Teams

Releases

Publications

Recent news

  • ClimateData.ca - An exceptional tool for Canadian leaders!
    15/08/2019

    Launch of the ClimateData.ca portal in the presence of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change.

    +

Upcoming event

  • Batimatech 2019
    17 September 2019 9:00
    Les Studios des 7 Doigts à Montréal
    Batimatech 2019, le 17 septembre 2019, sous le thème: l'avenir de la construction aujourd'hui.
    +

Recent Publications

  • Forage de données géospatiales, quelques applications

    +
  • Des technologies perturbatrices pour de futures applications du bâtiment intelligent utilisant AI

    +