The ability of artificial intelligence to generate additional valuable metadata creates new opportunities to enhance content search and repurposing. The panel share insights drawn from the fields of closed captioning, subtitling, audio description and language accessibility that show how content can be made accessible to the widest possible audience while also contributing to regulatory compliance, diversity and inclusion obligations, and overall user experience.

The panel also discuss:

• How is the evolving role of video service providers driving the development of managed services?

• What are the challenges that content distributers are most worried about? Do priorities differ btween broadcasters and streaming service providers?

• How important is AI as an attribute in new or enhanced managed services?

• How difficult is it for managed service providers to play successfully across broadcast and streaming?


Ian Volans, Director - Volans Consulting


Scott Henderson, Access Services Manager - VITAC / Take 1 

Keith Lucas, Senior Sales Manager, Ai-Media

Tom Wootton, Head of Product - Broadcast and Access - Red Bee Media