Jobs to Keynote WWDC '06, Preview Leopard

Announced in a press release this morning, Steve Jobs will headline a group of Apple's top brass to preview OS X 10.5 "Leopard" at the Worldwide Developer's Conference beginning at 10:00 a.m. PDT on August 7. The rest of the team is set to include Philip Schiller - senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing, Bertrand Serlet - senior vice president of Software Engineering, and Scott Forstall - vice president of Platform Experience.

From the press release:

Throughout WWDC, developers will receive detailed information and best practices on developing Universal applications that take advantage of the performance of Intel-based Macs, including special sessions on performance optimization using Apple software development tools.

The five-day event, which runs from August 7 to August 11, will deliver more than 175 technical sessions and labs with new content designed to serve a wide range of Mac developers, including tracks that preview Leopard and dozens of hands-on labs providing opportunities to work developer-to-developer with Apple engineers.