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On July 13, 2015, the FCC announced it will hold a roundtable event to promote discussion about closed captioning of public access and governmental programming shown on television.

What: Tools For Expanding Closed Captioning of Public Access Programming

Date:  Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST

Location: FCC Headquarters, 445 12th Street, SW, Washington, DC 20554

Additional information about the event will be made available on the FCC’s Events webpage at  https://www.fcc.gov/events/roundtable-discussion-closed-captioning-public-access-and- governmental-programming.

The event will be free and open to the public. Live, captioned video of this event will be available at  www.fcc.gov/live. The meeting site is fully accessible to people using wheelchairs or other mobility aids. Sign language interpreters, open captioning and assistive listening devices will be provided on site.  Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request.

Contact fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) at 202-418- 0530 (voice), or 202-418-0432 (TTY) for reasonable accommodation requests or to request this press release or any other materials in accessible formats for people with disabilities (Braille, large print, electronic files, audio format).

For more information please contact Suzy Rosen Singleton of the CGB at Suzanne.Singleton@fcc.gov or call (202) 510-9446.


Tuesday, October 18, 2016