Apple has announced the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2005 will be held June 6-10 in San Francisco, CA with the theme of “Spotlight on Innovation.”
With its unique integration of breakthrough technologies, open standards, and robust development tools, Mac OS X Tiger is the platform for unparalleled developer innovation. At the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2005, June 6-10 in San Francisco, you’ll get the in-depth knowledge, hands-on instruction and one-on-one support you need to deliver products and solutions that transform the way your users work, play, search, and share on a Mac.
At WWDC 2005, you’ll get in-depth information and practical coding guidance, delivered in person from Apple’s own engineers and technical staff. They will deliver a full-spectrum experience: information-rich presentations, expert-led coding sessions, and hands-on labs where your code will get personal attention.
Harness the potential of Tiger and the entire Apple platform. Come to WWDC 2005 to work one-on-one with Apple engineers and industry luminaries and learn how to:
• Become a Tiger Technology Expert. Dig deep into the innovative technologies that power Mac OS X v10.4 Tiger, the next major release of Mac OS X. At WWDC 2005, you’ll work directly with Apple engineers to explore and exploit Tiger development opportunities such as Spotlight, Dashboard, Core Data, Core Image, Core Video, and more.
• Optimize your code for maximum performance. Discover new tools and techniques for accelerating your application, reducing its memory footprint, and enhancing its user experience.
• Take your app to the next level. Master the best practices for choosing and using the APIs, tools, and technologies that will make your app stand out from the competition
• Take advantage of the Mac’s platform integration opportunities. Learn how your application can integrate with and make the most of the applications, technologies, and services built into Mac OS X.
• Leverage digital media in your apps. Get expert guidance on how your application can exploit the awesome digital media capabilities built into Mac OS X.
• Strengthen your IT skills and understanding of Apple enterprise solutions. Extend your Java, Unix, database, and scripting skills, learn about the latest technologies like Xgrid and Xsan, and get the inside track on developing and deploying enterprise solutions on the Apple platform.
WWDC offers practical information and guidance designed to meet the needs of the diverse communities that develop and deploy on the Apple platform:
• Commercial software and hardware developers
• In-house enterprise application developers
• Web developers and scripters
• IT managers and staff
• System administrators
• Scientists and researchers
• Developers of application plug-ins and extensions
Apple’s Conference E-tickets are regularly priced at US$1,595 (after April 22). Early Registration will save you $300 as tickets are priced at $1,295 (before April 22). No word from Apple on how much tickets will cost if you buy them on April 22nd.
Registration info here.