April 25, 2013
Today, Thursday, April 25 is the day. Tickets to Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) go on sale beginning at 10 a.m. PDT. In total, just 5,000 tickets will be made available online for the important event, which begins Monday, June 10 in San Francisco, Calif. Announced earlier this week, WWDC 2013 is open to members of Apple’s iOS Developer Program, iOS Developer Enterprise Program, and Mac Developer Program. Additionally, student developers will have a chance to win one of 150 free conference passes via Apple’s Student Scholarship Program. For those interested in buying tickets to this year’s conference, you better be quick. In 2012, tickets sold out in less than two hours. As in previous years, regular tickets to WWDC are $1,599 per person. Activities at WWDC include:
Please go to the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2013 website for updates, tickets, and more information. Developers who are unable to attend this year’s conference can access and watch all technical sessions for free from the Apple Developer website as soon as they are posted. See also: WWDC Can't Come Quick Enough ... For Apple Stock, and The WWDC 2013 Logo: Yeah, Colorful iPhones Are Coming.
- 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;
- 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.