Apple Worldwide Developers Conference

Apple developers' conference held annually in California, United States by Apple Inc.

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC, also called "dub-dub")[3] is an event held every year for software developers who create software for macOS and iOS. The first WWDC took place in 1987. After 13 years of being held in early June in San Francisco, California, WWDC returned to San Jose, California in 2017. Sometimes new products are announced at the conference.

Apple Worldwide Developers Conference
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VenueSan Jose Convention Center
Location(s)San Jose, California
CountryUnited States
Inaugurated1987 (1987)
Most recentJune 7–11, 2021 (2021-06-07 – 2021-06-11)[1]
Next eventJune 6–10, 2022 (2022-06-06 – 2022-06-10)[2]
Attendance9,000 (2019)
Organized byApple Inc.

Since 2020, WWDC is a virtual event due to COVID-19 pandemic.


  1. Price, David. "WWDC 2021: When is WWDC 2021 and what will Apple launch?". Macworld UK. Retrieved 2021-06-02.
  2. "WWDC22".
  3. Tynan, Dan (June 5, 2015). "Apple's Developers Conference: Best, Worst, and Weirdest Moments". Yahoo Tech. Retrieved 2017-06-03.