A New Automated Notetaking, Captioning and Transcription Solution

Handouts Media

Presented at 8:00am in Cotton Creek II on Wednesday, November 14, 2018.



  • Chris Frazier, Vice President of Sales and Business Development, VZP Digital

Session Details

  • Length of Session: 1-hr
  • Format: Lecture
  • Expertise Level: All Levels
  • Type of session: General Conference


A demonstration of VZP REACH, a multi-Voice Recognition API solution that maximizes speed, accuracy and accessibility to any classroom setting. After the demo, there will be a discussion of two different ways to use it, a traditional model and a new solution to include an entire campus that will increase accessibility and effectiveness of learning.


Introduction to VZP Digital, VZP Traditional Services and VZP REACH. Methodology behind how VZP REACH works and why we created it. Why we believe expanding note taking, transcription and translation will make education more effective. Demonstration of the system, including our mobile app that audience participants can download and use. Information on VZP REACH programs: - Traditional Pay-For-Service Model - VZP REACH University - How the program works - What is required by the University - Benefits to disabled students, international students, the student population and the University overall - Systems walkthrough Recap and questions


  1. Expanding Note Taking, Transcription and Translation can increase the effectiveness of education.
  2. VZP Digital has created a new system that can make these features faster and easier to deploy.
  3. VZP REACH University is a new Universal Design program that can help an entire University.

Disability Areas

Cognitive/Learning, Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Other

Topic Areas

Accessible Course Design, Administrative/Campus Policy, Alternate Format, Assistive Technology, Teaching about Accessibility in Curriculum, Uncategorized, Web/Media Access

Speaker Bio(s)

Chris Frazier

VZP Digital is a captioning/transcription/translation firm in Denver, CO with a drive towards pushing technological limits to expand accessibility. We have developed a new patented solution for live, instant captioning, transcription and translation that not only aids Deaf and Hard of Hearing students, but also International Studies and even an entire student population with our capabilities.