Apple WWDC20, the virtual developer conference starts on June 22nd

Apple WWDC20, the virtual developer conference starts on June 22nd

Apple announces that this year's annual Worldwide Developers Conference will be held in virtual format starting June 22: officially named WWDC20 it will be available for free to all developers via the Apple Developer app and on the Apple Developer site.

Swift Student Challenge was also presented, an opportunity for students to showcase their passion for coding by creating a Swift playground. Now in its 31st edition, WWDC20 will offer millions of developers around the world the opportunity to touch the future of iOS, iPadOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS with their own hands, and to learn directly from Apple engineers committed to making apps that enrich life. users worldwide.

WWDC20 will be the largest edition in our history; For an entire week in June, our global community of over 23 million developers, who will be projected into the future of Apple platforms, will unite in an unprecedented format, says Phil Schiller, Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing. We look forward to meeting all our online developers in June and sharing the new tools we've worked on to help them create even more amazing apps and services. We look forward to sharing more details on WWDC20 as we get closer to the event.

Apple WWDC20, the virtual developer conference starts on June 22nd

Students are an integral part of the Apple developer community, and last year's WWDC saw the participation of over 350 students from 37 different countries, says Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering. In view of WWDC20, although we will only meet virtually this year, we want to recognize and celebrate the creative contributions of our young developers from all over the world. We look forward to seeing the moment when this new generation of innovative thinkers will turn their ideas into reality thanks to the Swift Student Challenge.

Swift Playgrounds an app for iPad and Mac that transforms Swift programming language into an interactive and fun experience. From today until 8:59 CET on May 18, students from all over the world will be able to submit their candidacy for the Swift Student Challenge by creating an interactive scene in a Swift playground to run within three minutes. The winners will receive an exclusive WWDC20 jacket + pin set. More information is available here.

Developers can download the Apple Developer app, where more information about the WWDC20 program will be shared in June, including details about Keynote, Platforms State of the Union, sessions, labs, and more. The information will also be available on the Apple Developer site and communicated via email.

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