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Bryan M. Wolfe
| September 4, 2013
Where In The World Will Apple CEO Tim Cook Be Next Week?
It's no secret that China is very important to Apple, and to CEO Tim Cook, who has visited the world's most populous nation numerous times in recent years. Next week, Apple is holding two "special events." The first will be held on Apple's Cupertino, Calif. campus at 10 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, Sept. 10. The second event starts just nine hours later in Beijing, China at 10 a.m. CST. This raises the question; which event will Tim Cook attend next week? Before you answer, consider that the shortest commercial flight between San Francisco and Beijing is just under 12 hours. A private flight might be able to slice off some of that time. Probably not enough, however, to make a difference. In other words, Cook can't be at both events. [caption id="attachment_458123" align="aligncenter" width="675"] First event (Source: Time and Date)[/caption] [caption id="attachment_458121" align="aligncenter" width="683"] Second event (Source: Time and Date)[/caption] Here are some reasons for (and against) Cook being in China and Cupertino next week: