Contributor Members

Any company is encouraged to Join the Khronos Group to participate in the development of open standards for mobile and desktop media technologies.

Three levels at which an individual, company or academic institution can participate in Khronos Group activity:

  • Academic Members - have full API working group participation but no voting rights.
  • Contributor Members - have full API working group participation and voting rights, and generous marketing benefits.
  • Promoter Members - act as the "Board of Directors" to set the direction of the Group, with final specification ratification voting rights.
  • Member List - View a current, text list of Khronos members


TAKUMI Corporation is a joint venture of Sanshin Electronics and Kubota Comps, established October 2003. Their "GSHARK Family" OpenGL ES 2D/3D graphics engine IP core is intended for use in mobile handset devices, such as cellular phones and personal digital assistants. The engine offers high performance, as well as compact size and low-power consumption, built-in a geometry engine and high-speed 2D sprite engine. The GSHARK IP core is available for licensing to multimedia digital consumer, entertainment applications and embedded solutions.   For more information, please visit