Steve Jobs to Kick Off Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference
CUPERTINO, California-March 21, 2000-Apple CEO Steve Jobs will deliver the
opening keynote address at this year’s Worldwide Developer Conference
(WWDC), which takes place May 15-19 at the San Jose Convention Center in
San Jose, California.
“This conference will be the most important event of the year for Mac OS X
developer and marketers,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “We’re planning for
the biggest and best developer conference in Apple’s history.”
WWDC will feature technical tracks on: Mac OS X (Darwin, Cocoa, Quartz,
Carbon and Aqua); Digital Media (QuickTime, OpenGL and Java); Networking
and Security (IPv6 and 802.11); Hardware (iMac, iBook, PowerBook, Power
Mac G4 with Velocity Engine, AirPort, USB and FireWire), and Tools
(WebObjects, Velocity Engine performance and optimization).
Cost & Registration:
Developers worldwide can register for the conference at
http://www.apple.com/developer/wwdc2000. The cost of the five-day
conference is US$1,195 per attendee who pre-registers by April 15, or
US$1,395 thereafter. Additional discounts are available for Apple Developer
Connection (ADC) Premier and ADC Select members.
Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple
II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh.
Apple is committed to bringing the best personal computing experience to
students, educators, creative professionals and consumers around the world
through its innovative hardware, software and Internet offerings.