Consultations

Consultation Labs

Starting Tuesday, you can make appointments with Apple experts for personal one-on-one help on user interface design, accessibility design, app review, marketing, analytics, app distribution, and more.

Design

User Interface Design

Get advice on making your apps simple to use and visually compelling. Come prepared with a working prototype, development build, or your released app. You can drop in to ask a quick question, or schedule an appointment for a longer review.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:45 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM, drop-ins only 3:30 – 5:00 PM
Accessibility Design

Make your apps accessible and simple to use for everyone. Learn the basics of VoiceOver and other accessibility features to better understand how customers with varying needs use your products. Come prepared with a working prototype, development build, or your released app. You can drop in to ask a quick question, or schedule an appointment for a longer review.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:45 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM, drop-ins only 3:30 – 5:00 PM

Drop-in chats for user interface design and accessibility design are 5-10 minutes long, and are on a first come, first served basis. Appointments are 30 minutes long and are assigned by random selection. You can submit a request from 7:00-7:30 a.m. each morning, and you’ll get an email letting you know whether you received an appointment for that day shortly after 7:30 a.m. If you do not receive an appointment, you can submit a request again on another day. Appointments are limited to one per person per lab for the duration of the conference.

App Distribution

App Review

Gain a better understanding of the App Store Review Guidelines so you can plan and build great app experiences for Apple platforms.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
App Store Connect

Learn how App Store Connect can help you manage your apps and provide great customer experiences. Get details on using TestFlight, Sales and Trends, and App Analytics. Receive guidance on responding to customer reviews, setting up in-app purchases, uploading builds, using the App Store Connect API, and more.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Commerce Engineering & Technologies

Get the technical details you need to implement commerce features, such as in-app purchase and subscriptions, in your app. Learn how to use StoreKit, receipt validation, subscription status polling, and much more to help bring value to your app and keep customers engaged.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Apple Developer Program Support

Receive help with updating your developer account information, managing your development devices and certificates, renewing your membership, and more.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Export Compliance

Find out what’s required for your apps to comply with U.S. export regulations for encryption and get details on how Apple reviews apps that use encryption technologies.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Appointments are recommended, but not required — you may drop in anytime during these hours. Appointment requests are accepted starting at 7:00 a.m. for that day only.

Marketing and More

Business and Marketing

Receive guidance on choosing business models, launch planning, marketing, engaging your users, and localizing your app to reach a global audience. Bring any information that will help us assist you, such as a demo of your app or business and marketing plans.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Apple Marketing Communications

Discover how your app could be included in Apple’s next marketing campaign and other promotional opportunities outside of the App Store. This includes potential featuring on Apple.com, Apple Stores, TV, and more.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Search Ads

Learn how to promote your app at the top of relevant App Store search results.

  • Appointments and drop-ins available:
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Appointments are recommended, but not required — you may drop in anytime during these hours. Appointment requests are accepted starting at 7:00 a.m. for that day only. Business and Marketing and Apple Marketing Communications appointments are limited to one per person per lab for the duration of the conference.

Apple Podcasts Studio

Reserve time in our fully outfitted studio to record the latest episode of your audio podcast, right here at WWDC. Each 60 minute session can accommodate up to four contributors, with Apple experts on hand to help get your session up and running. You will receive a copy of your session for post-production and distribution.

  • Appointments available:
  • Wednesday – Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Reserving time in the Apple Podcasts studio is by appointment only and is limited to one per person for the duration of the conference.