Automatic Captioning & Transcription for Municipalities and Parliaments

  • Reach the highest accuracy with our human transcribers – affordably
  • Speech recognition models specifically trained for political terminology
  • Easily integrate into your existing workflow
  • Fully GDPR compliant, supporting 12 European languages

Captioning for Accessibility

Help viewers understand what your content is about. Whether it be for an audience with hearing disability, or for non-native speakers, adding captions to your videos allow you to reach a broader audience and make your content accessible.

With AmberScript you can make your whole content library accessible. Affordably. Our state of the art speech to text models enable automatic first-draft transcripts for your captions with up to 90% accuracy – in minutes. Our human transcribers deliver high-accuracy, editing and reviewing your captions. Our human service guarantees 99% accuracy and adherence to accessibility guidelines

Automatic captions

  • AmberScript develops proprietary speech-to-text models in multiple languages. Specifically trained for the “Government” domain. With high accuracy for specific terminology.
  • Speaker diarization differentiates different speakers.
  • Missing terminology can be added to the dictionary on request.

Human captions

  • With a strong presence in Europe, AmberScript has created the largest transcriber network in Northern and Central Europe.
  • Combining high-accuracy speech recognition and top-quality professional transcribers, AmberScript provides accurate captions and transcripts – at competitive rates.
  • All transcriptions are checked by at least 2 transcribers – for guaranteed accuracy.

Why AmberScript?


AmberScript is the leading provider of high-quality captions (human & automatic) for municipalities, parliaments and other governmental institutions for European languages.


Largest and best-qualified network of transcribers in various countries.


Speech recognition algorithms specifically tailored to political discussions and debates.

AmberScript offers high-quality captions – at competitive rates and fast turnaround times.

Languages covered

English (UK) Dutch Lithuanian
English (US) Farsi (Iran) Nepali (Nepal)
English (Canada) Finnish Norwegian
English (Australia) French Polish
English (all accents)

Galician Portuguese
Arabic (Saudi Arabia) German Romanian
Bahasa Indonesia Greek Russian
Bengali (Bangladesh) Hebrew Spanish
Bengali (India) Hindi Swedish
Bulgarian Hungarian Turkish
Catalan Italian Ukrainian
Chinese Mandarin Japanese Urdu (India)
Danish Korean Urdu (Pakistan)

AmberScript offers high-quality captions – at competitive rates and fast turnaround times.

Languages covered

English (UK)
English (US)
English (Canada)
English (Australia)
English (all accents)
Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
Bahasa Indonesia
Bengali (Bangladesh)
Bengali (India)
Bulgarian
Catalan
Chinese Mandarin
Danish
Dutch
Farsi (Iran)
Finnish
French
Galician
German
Greek
Hebrew
Hindi
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Lithuanian
Nepali (Nepal)
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Romanian
Russian
Spanish
Swedish
Turkish
Ukrainian
Urdu (India)
Urdu (Pakistan)

High accuracy

Our ‘perfect’ transcription service guarantees 99% accuracy for academic content. We guarantee adherence to accessibility guidelines.

Specific trained models

Speech recognition models are specifically trained to recognize academic terminology.

Europe’s largest network

The largest and best-qualified network of transcribers in Europe. Get the highest quality captions – at the lowest rates.

GDPR Compliant

Fully GDPR compliant. Supporting 12 European languages.

Integrations

When dealing with large volumes of video, a smooth workflow to create captions is essential. AmberScript offers the option to integrate directly with a variety of conference recording and streaming systems.

Once integrated into your video management system, you have the choice to activate either manual or human captions directly supplied by AmberScript. The rest of the process happens automatically so that the right captions end up at the right video-asset.

We offer the option to integrate directly with Company Webcast, Gemeenteoplossingen, and other tailor-made IT solutions via our API.

Case Study – Webcast and Dutch Municipalities

Municipalities are obliged to make council meetings accessible to people with hearing disabilities. There are about 120 Dutch municipalities that work together with company Webcast – a market leader in the field of webinars and webcasts.

Webcast used Google’s voice recognition to automatically produce subtitles for video content. However, the accuracy wasn’t good enough for deaf and hearing-impaired.

Some municipalities, such as the municipality of Enschede, have opted for the AmberScript speech recognition engine, which produces accurate subtitles that are well understood by deaf and hearing-impaired people.

Some other municipalities, such as the municipality of Barneveld, have chosen to have the subtitles perfected through Amberscript Perfect service.

In both cases, the quality of subtitling went up dramatically, and those are just two examples of our technology in action. You can read more about this case study here.

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