Carole Chainon


Carole Chainon is the founder and COO of JYC, an augmented reality and virtual reality technology, development and production studio based in Los Angeles, with a presence in London and Paris.

She spearheaded the efforts of JYC to become part of the incubation program at TF1 in France, working with media and brands internationally. JYC has worked extensively to help media organizations train journalists and produce immersive experiences.

Her work has been featured in publications such as The Washington Post, Discovery‘s VR affiliate Seeker, Buzzfeed, and AJ+, and has been showcased by Samsung VR and the Newseum in Washington DC.


AR, the future of immersive storytelling?

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A decade from now, augmented reality interfaces will be as natural as touchscreens, bluetooth earbuds, and smart speakers are today. For many analysts, the future of media consumption lies beyond mobile devices, and is moving towards interactive 3D environments. The goal of this session is to go beyond the institutional myopia, where many editors argue […]

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