Khronos is thrilled to welcome Tencent, one of the largest internet, gaming, and mobile hardware and software companies in the world, to the Khronos Board of Directors. They join promoter members AMD, Apple, Arm, Epic Games, Google, Huawei, IKEA, Imagination Technologies, Intel, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Samsung, Sony, Valve and VeriSilicon. Tencent aims to play a significant role in the development and adoption of Khronos open standards, and to make a substantial local impact through growing the use of those standards by Chinese industry.
Calle Lejdfors, Research and Development Director of Tencent Games, will serve on the Khronos Board of Directors. Calle has been doing professional computer graphics since the late 90’s. For the last 15 years he has been doing everything from hands-on programming, to team lead, to technical direction and strategy and currently leads Tencent’s European research and development efforts in the game and XR space. Calle is based out of Sweden.
Khronos welcomes Tencent as a key player and thought leader in the XR and gaming space and looks forward to seeing the company engage with its membership.