Facebook developer conference to be held online on June 2 as “F8 Refresh”

Facebook, which canceled the developer conference “F8” in 2020 due to the spread of the new coronavirus, announced on March 23, 2021 that the 2021 event will be held online only as “F8 Refresh”. The event will be held for one day on June 2nd, and registration for participation has begun.

Provided by: James Martin / CNET 2021 F8 will be streamed live on the Facebook for Developers page. Konstantinos Papamiltiadis, Vice President of Platform Partnerships, said in a statement: “We will highlight the latest product tools to help build the entire Facebook app family, as well as provide in-depth sessions, demos, and panel discussions to help participants grow. That’s it. ”According to a TechCrunch article, this time CEO Mark Zuckerberg will not give the keynote, and Papamirtiadis will be in charge of the opening presentation.