Delivery of Cost-Effective, Real Time, Remote Transcription Services

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Education
Amount:
$499,998.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
H133S050129
Solitcitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Branch:
N/A
Award Year:
2005
Phase:
Phase II
Agency Tracking Number:
H133S040017
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Small Business Information
Institute for Disabilities Research & Training, Inc.
11323 Amherst Avenue, Wheaton, MD, 20902
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Carl Jensema
 (301) 942-4326
 carl@idrt.com
Business Contact
 Carl Jensema
Phone: (301) 942-4326
Email: carl@idrt.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The project focuses on establishing a low-cost, school-operated, remote real-time transcription service for students with disabilities using speech recognition technology, off-the-shelf equipment and commonly available software. Phase I demonstrated the feasibility of this concept. In Phase II, the concept is expanded and refined through a transcription service for students with disabilities. The resultant training materials are used to develop a commercial product that allows other school systems to set up transcription services for students with disabilities.

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