Apple’s WWDC 2021 is just around the corner. On June 7th, the conference starts exclusively online with the keynote, at which, in addition to iOS 15 and macOS 12, new hardware could possibly also be announced. We summarize what can be expected. On Monday, June 7th, 2021 at 7 p.m. Central European Summer Time, Apple’s WWDC 2021 starts with the keynote. In it, Apple boss Tim Cook and his management team around Craig Federighi, Eddy Cue, and others will announce the most important innovations for iOS and iPadOS 15, macOS 12, and watchOS 8. Aside from the expected major OS updates, Apple probably has more up its sleeve – it is rumored that the manufacturer could show new hardware.
WWDC 2021 will take place from June 7th to 11th under the motto “And away we code” and, in addition to the keynote, will also offer over 200 sessions and workshops in which developers can find out more about new features and learn more. Four hours after the keynote, Apple is holding a “Platforms State of the Union” event designed to give developers “a deeper look at new tools, technologies, and advances across all Apple platforms. In addition, there are so-called “Lab Appointments” – virtual meetings with
As in the previous year, Apple set up a WWDC forum to facilitate communication. Developers and Apple engineers can exchange ideas here. New at WWDC 2021 are the pavilions, which are intended to offer developers an easy way to “deepen relevant sessions, labs, and special activities for a specific topic,” the company says. You can also plan your WWDC program and view content on various topics such as SwiftUI, developer tools, accessibility & inclusion, and more in the Apple developer app. As early as June 1st, Apple will be honoring the winners of the Swift Student Challenge. The winners of the design award will be announced on June 10th.