Apple Announces Date for 2012 Worldwide Developers Conference

Apple on Wednesday confirmed the starting date of this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference.

The company’s annual convention gets underway June 11th and ends June 15th.

WWDC 2012 will take place at San Francisco’s Moscone West. At the five-day conference, Apple says, developers will learn about the future of iOS and OS X, allowing them to build incredible new apps.

WWDC will also feature more than 100 technical sessions presented by Apple engineers as well as the popular Apple Design Awards.

Developers will be able to explore the latest innovations, features and capabilities of iOS and OS X Mountain Lion and learn how to greatly enhance the functionality, performance, quality and design of their apps. Developers can even bring their code to the labs and work with Apple engineers, applying development techniques and best-practices to enhance their apps.

“We have a great WWDC planned this year and can’t wait to share the latest news about iOS and OS X Mountain Lion with developers,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “The iOS platform has created an entirely new industry with fantastic opportunities for developers across the country and around the world.”