Written by: Pavan Madduru, Executive Contributor
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Silence Speaks, a pioneering communication application, adeptly harnesses Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to dismantle communicative barriers, facilitating fluid interaction between the deaf/aphonic community and the hearing populace, and thereby nurturing a universally inclusive communicative environment.
Unveiling a new era in inclusive communication
Silence Speaks, devised by adept AI and Data Science engineers from the UK, emerges as a groundbreaking conduit for inclusive communication, translating sign language into text and vice versa, thus enabling seamless interaction and opening doors to work and study opportunities for the deaf and aphonic community within a global communicative framework.
Mitigating global communicative challenges
Addressing the imperative need for dependable communication tools for over 70 million global sign language users, Silence Speaks alleviates challenges in accessing essential services and engaging in mainstream societal activities, ensuring that the hearing-impaired can navigate life comfortably and access basic needs ubiquitously.
Harnessing advanced technologies for social inclusion
Silence Speaks employs advanced ML and AI to analyze and translate sign language into text, ensuring smooth communication between participants, both online and offline, and enabling enterprises to effectively collaborate with underserved societal segments.
Embarking on a movement towards global inclusivity
With a goal to serve 250,000 British sign-language users by 2025 and a wider aim to cater to 70 million global users, SilenceSpeaks signifies a monumental stride towards global inclusivity and social inclusion.
Forming strategic alliances for comprehensive outreach
In collaboration with organizations like the British Deaf Association and SET Squared, Silence Speaks ensures the application is not only accessible but also continually refined through insights from those who deeply understand the needs of the deaf community.
Seeking BSL interpreters and contributors for enhanced use cases
Silence Speaks is actively seeking BSL (British Sign Language) interpreters, contributors, and partners who can enhance the current scripts for use cases. The goal is to further refine communication tools, ensuring they are not only technologically advanced but also culturally and contextually relevant, thereby providing a truly inclusive communication platform.
Integrating B2B and academic collaborations for a future-ready approach
Silence Speaksweaves its innovative communicative solutions into the frameworks of expansive B2B enterprises and, in the D2C domain, research, led by globally renowned university professors, is vigorously underway, promising a future of boundless and inclusive communication.
Engaging interns and enterprises in a collaborative endeavor
Intern students from various universities are currently collaborating with Silence Speaks, contributing to its innovative journey. Moreover, active discussions with numerous enterprises to implement use cases are in progress, ensuring the application’s practicality and efficacy in real-world scenarios.
Recognition as a promising entity in the UK
Silence Speaks has been acknowledged as one of the top 20 most promising companies in the UK, a testament to its innovative approach and the tangible impact it has in the realm of communicative solutions for the deaf and aphonic community.
Silence Speaks, transcending technological boundaries, commits to a future where every individual, regardless of their hearing abilities, can communicate, work, and live without barriers, ensuring that no voice, whether verbal or non-verbal, goes unheard.
Pavan Madduru, Executive Contributor Brainz Magazine
Pavan Madduru, an AI pioneer with 20+ years in diverse fields, founded Silence Speaks to revolutionize deaf communication, earning industry accolades. With key publications in AI and edge computing, he bridges academia and industry as a mentor, enhancing job prospects for the next generation. His contributions span articles and talks on the future of AI. Mission: Transform the world through tech, one solution at a time.