BEAVERTON, OR, USA, May 29, 2023 – The Khronos Group, the open consortium responsible for graphics and compute interoperability standards including OpenXR, glTF and more, announces the Khronos Developers Forum, taking place at AWE USA in Santa Clara, CA, May 31 – June 2.
The Khronos Developers Forum is free and open to all AWE attendees. It will consist of a series of presentations, tutorials, and demos that will bring XR developers and business leaders up to speed on the latest capabilities and future developments for glTF and OpenXR. The forum will also host interactive discussions on the XR community’s challenges and needs concerning 3D asset creation, e-commerce, and the drive towards an open metaverse.
The Khronos Developers Forum will host activities on all three days of AWE. Sessions include:
- OpenXR tutorials, including both an introductory overview and an advanced Unity extension tutorial.
- Updates on new extensions and forthcoming glTF capabilities from the 3D Formats and 3D Commerce Working Groups.
- A Metaverse Standards Forum “birds of a feather” meetup exploring the standards landscape and the work underway to promote interoperability and combat fragmentation.
- And more.
The Khronos Group is an open, non-profit, member-driven consortium of over 150 industry-leading companies creating royalty-free, interoperability standards for 3D graphics, augmented and virtual reality, parallel computation, vision processing and machine learning. Khronos activities include 3D Commerce, ANARI, glTF, Kamaros, NNEF, OpenCL, OpenGL, OpenGL ES, OpenVG, OpenVX, OpenXR, SPIR-V, SYCL, Vulkan, and WebGL. Khronos members drive the development and evolution of Khronos specifications and are able to accelerate the delivery of cutting-edge platforms and applications through early access to specification drafts and conformance tests. For more information, visit https://www.khronos.org.