With less than two weeks remaining for Apple’s 31st World Wide Developers Conference, Apple has announced the timeline for WWDC 2020 on their Newsroom. Apple is expected to announce and release new betas for the four major software platforms which are iOS & iPadOS, watchOS, tvOS and macOS.
1. Special Event: Apple will hold it’s event online which will stream directly from the Apple Park on June 22nd at 10 a.m. PDT. The Livestream can be directly viewed on www.apple.com and Apple TV. This event will also be livestreamed on YouTube and for developers in China, it will stream on Tencent, iQIYI, Bilibili, and Youku as well.
2. Platforms State of the Union: Leading Apple engineers will discuss in depth about iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, tvOS and macOS. The Livestream can be viewed on the Apple Developer App and website on June 22nd at 2 p.m. CDT. This event will also be streamed on Tencent, iQIYI, Bilibili, and Youku for Developers in China.
3. Engineering Sessions: Apple will hold 100+ Technical & Design-Focused sessions for developers which will help developers build/develop the next generation of their apps. New session videos will be posted everyday at 10 a.m. CDT from June 23rd to June 26th. Developers can watch these season videos on the Apple Developer App or website.
4. 1-on-1 Developer Labs: Developers will be able to request a 1-on-1 appointment with Apple engineers who will guide them to implement new features to your apps. This will be available from June 23rd to June 26th.
Apple will also redesign the Apple Developer Forums on June 18th. Developers can get answers to their questions posted on forum discussions directly from Apple Experts from the first day of WWDC.
Apple will also announce finalists of the Swift Student Challenge which is a great initiative allowing students to express their talents by coding and creating a Swift Playground.