KITE - Khronos Initiative for Training and Education

Khronos Initiative for Training and Education is an initiative to increase communication and cooperation between INDUSTRY and EDUCATORS KITE’s goal is to accelerate development of educational materials for Khronos APIs.

IWOCL 2015 Call for Submissions open

The call for submissions for the 3rd IWOCL is now open, seeking research papers, technical presentations, workshops, tutorials and posters from industry and academia. Submissions may relate directly to the use of OpenCL, SYCL or SPIR as well as libraries, toolkits and programming techniques based on OpenCL. Submissions may refer to both completed projects or those currently in progress. Submission deadline: 14th February 2015.    Read More

“Hands On OpenCL” downloaded over 300 times

“Hands On OpenCL” downloaded over 300 times

An open source two-day lecture course for teaching and learning OpenCL has now been downloaded over 3000 times. This KITE initiative carried out by Simon McIntosh-Smith and Tom Deakin from the University of Bristol in the UK is expecting a small update in the new year, when some more advanced material on code optimisation will be added. Simon said "I would have expected hundreds, and anything over 1,000 would have been awesome. But 3,000!!! I am stunned."   Read More

New Nvidia Shield Tablet for the Winning WebGL Widget Entry

NVIDIA has co-sponsored the WebGL Widget contest by contributing a new Shield Gaming Tablet as one of the prizes. This is in addition to two WebGL books Toni Parisi by sponsored by O’Reilly media; and the WebGL book by Sumeet Arora sponsored by Packt Publishing. Submit your best WebGL Widget by November 25 for a chance to win! We've recently increased the size limit from 30K to 200K. What can you create?   Read More

WebGL Insights: Call for Authors

The call for authors for the upcoming WebGL Insights book is now out. We invite proposals for articles on intermediate and advanced WebGL techniques. We invite hardware vendors, browser developers, WebGL-engine developers, application developers, researchers, educators, and others with WebGL experiences they want to share. WebGL Insights will be published by CRC Press for SIGGRAPH 2015.   Read More

BDTi: Implementing Computer Vision: A Technical Introduction

This workshop, developed in collaboration with the Khronos Group, provides an efficient launching pad for engineers, developers, and technical managers seeking to incorporate vision into next-generation products and applications. Attendees will get a practical introduction to key hardware and software topics including algorithms, processors, sensors, tools, libraries, and standards currently used for vision-based application and system design.

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IWOCL 2015

The International Workshop on OpenCL (IWOCL - "eye-wok-ul") is an annual meeting and community of users, researchers, developers and suppliers that share best practice, and promote the evolution and advancement of the OpenCL standard for parallel programming of heterogeneous systems.

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2015 SIGGRAPH

Khronos invites you to the annual KHRONOS BOF BLITZ™ and this years very special BOF BLITZ After-Party™ when we celebrate Khronos Group’s 15th Anniversary!

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SC15 Austin Texas

HPC is transforming the world. The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis will return to Austin for its 27th annual conference.

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