A better translated experience in the civic space

Community meetings, town halls, and other events organized by local and federal government strive to provide captioning and translation to individuals in accordance with federal law. But often times this requires two weeks advance notice and can be costly. It may also require extra audio equipment, setup, and preparation. If the organizers are unable to find translators for the event, the attendees might have to settle for less or no translation at all. What if there was a better, more convenient way to communicate with the community?

How Serving the Few Can Serve the Many

Sometimes, it’s the unexpected that give the real insights. Find out how providing translation with spf.io ended up helping the general audience at a conference this past July.

World class conferences for worldwide audiences

Conferences are fun! Meeting so many like-minded people from all around the world. Sharing knowledge, stories, experiences. Networking and discovering new opportunities. Being inspired by great speakers and helped by the momentum of the community. But the moment you try to include people from many languages, the momentum stops.

Breaking the Language Barrier in the Lecture Hall

It’s daunting enough for these students to travel thousands of miles and move to an unfamiliar place by themselves. Add to that the challenge of learning in an unfamiliar language, and it is clear that these students would benefit from extra attention in order to ensure they succeed in their education. But how can the teachers, who already have limited time and resources as it is, make their lectures more effective for these students?

6 Kinds of Multilingual Churches

When it comes to churches there are several different motivations for multilinguality. Each church may have a combination, but you will likely find a dominant motivation–which one could yours be?

International Speakers

A great talk doesn't go very far if your audience can't speak your language. Find out how you can use spf.io to communicate effectively in many languages.

Education

Help your students learn by breaking the language barrier in the classroom. Have access to translation in over 50 languages with spf.io.

Religious Organizations

It can be hard to serve a diverse community. Find out how you can share your message in many languages, and bring people together like never before.

Government

Find out how to provide convenient and uninterruptive translation resulting in more effective community meetings, town halls, and public events.

Conferences

Sometimes you just don't know how many attendees need translation. With spf.io, you can provide a great translation experience that scales to meet everyone's needs.

& More

Any time you have people of various languages coming together and communicating, spf.io can help keep everyone in sync.

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