Apple announces today that its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will kick off on June 2nd and will continue for 5 days i.e. till June 6. WWDC 2014 will be held at the Moscone West convention center in San Francisco. Tickets will be randomly distributed to the developers using a lottery scheme starting from April 7.
Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is one of Apple’s most major conferences and is the platform where developers from across the globe learn about the future of iOS and OS X with the provision of latest development tools and technologies to enter the innovative market for millions of iOS and Mac users.
“We have the most amazing developer community in the world and have a great week planned for them,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “Every year the WWDC audience becomes more diverse, with developers from almost every discipline you can imagine and coming from every corner of the globe. We look forward to sharing with them our latest advances in iOS and OS X so they can create the next generation of great apps.” – Macrumors
Tickets for WWDC 2014 are available through a lottery scheme. Developers can register for WWDC from April 7 at 10 a.m. Pacific and will be issued the ticket through a random selection max by 5 p.m. the same day. You can view the ticket details here.
The Events scheduled for WWDC 2014 as provided by Appleinsider are as under:
- More than 100 technical sessions presented by Apple engineers on a wide range of topics for developing, deploying and integrating the latest iOS and OS X technologies
- more than 1,000 Apple engineers supporting over 100 hands-on labs and events to provide developers with code-level assistance, insight into optimal development techniques and guidance on how they can make the most of iOS and OS X technologies in their apps;
- the latest innovations, features and capabilities of iOS and OS X, and how to enhance an app’s functionality, performance, quality and design;
- the opportunity to connect with thousands of fellow iOS and OS X developers from around the world—last year more than 60 countries were represented;
- a new series of get togethers for attendees focused on particular topics with special guest speakers and activities;
- engaging and inspirational lunchtime sessions with leading minds and influencers from the worlds of technology, science and entertainment; and
- Apple Design Awards which recognize iPhone, iPad and Mac apps that demonstrate technical excellence, innovation and outstanding design.
WWDC 2013 uncovered Haswell MacBook Air and the new Mac Pro along with iTunes Radio, iCloud and iWork. WWDC 2014 will likely unveil the new iOS 8, OS X 10.10, Macbook Pro, and the new MacBook Air with possible a 12-inch Retina display.
Developers can register themselves here.