Apple announces WWDC 2021 schedule; things kick off on June 7

Apple has unveiled the lineup for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, including keynote and Platforms State of the Union timing.

Free for all developers, WWDC21 will bring together the global Apple developer community and provide them with new insights into the technologies, tools, and frameworks they rely on. The conference will offer developers the opportunity to engage with one another, and directly with Apple engineers for guidance on building innovative and platform-differentiating apps and games.

WWDC21 kicks off with the Apple Keynote at 10 a.m. (Pacific) on Monday, June 7, in which the tech giant will unveil new updates coming to all Apple platforms later this year. Streamed directly from Apple Park, the keynote address will be available via, the Apple Developer app, the Apple TV app, and YouTube, with on-demand playback available after the conclusion of the stream.

The “Platforms State of the Union” will be delivered on June 7 at 2 p.m. (Pacific) and will offer “a deeper dive into the new tools, technologies, and advances across Apple platforms that will help Apple developers create even better apps.” Platforms State of the Union will stream via the Apple Developer app and the Apple Developer website.

The Apple Design Awards will be held on June 10 at 2 p.m. (Pacific). They celebrate the creative artistry, craftsmanship, and technical achievement of Apple developers. The Apple Design Awards will stream via the Apple Developer app and the Apple Developer website.

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