SCHMOOZER

Schmoozer is a mobile application that supports vision impaired individuals to read documents, which contains images, graphs and equations. The mobile application allows vision impaired individuals to auto capture and upload images of a printed document to the server. Then provides voice output to them within 2 – 3 minutes. The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon together with the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT) launched the Schmoozer mobile app at the EFC ICT Graduation held at the Sri Lanka Foundation in November 2017. The expert team members are Mr. Anuradha Jayakody, Ms. Narmada Gamage, Mr. Wenura Jayadewa, Mr. Ashan Lokuge, Ms. Bhagya Senanayake and Ms. Manique Gunaratne.

 

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Launch of the Schmoozer mobile app.

 

Manique Gunaratne

Sub Committee Member of Policy Development Unit of Prime Minister’s Office on Vocational, Technical Training and Employment Focusing on Persons with Disabilities

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