It’s all happening at Midem!

There’s a packed schedule in store for Midem’s 50th anniversary. This international business programme includes matchmaking, case studies, competitions and concerts, as well as the first-ever International Midem Awards ceremony.

  • MIdem 2016 highlights

  • 6 KEY FACES OF 2016

  • Conferences


    In today’s digital era, music is more than ever an international business. Driven by the globalisation of music consumption, new opportunities for growth are created every day.
    This year’s conferences will debate on topics shaking the industry, from copyright reforms in the US and in Europe to emerging trends shaping the future of music everywhere, market focuses exploring export opportunities and best practices in digital, marketing and monetisation strategies allowing you to develop your business worldwide.
    Get ready for success: Midem is your gateway to the world and your international journey starts here!

  • Midem Keynote

    Leading industry players share their experience and vision on the music business and the hot topics shaking the industry.

    NEW! Copyright Summit

    At a time when copyright is at the centre of all discussions across the globe, international decision makers share their insights on the main discussions related.

  • Legal Summit

    Get updates on current and future international legal developments.

    In association with IAEL

    Global Sync and Brands Summit

    The unique opportunity to pitch and meet 10 music supervisors.

    To be in with a chance of being selected, please fill in this form.

  • NEW! Label Summer Camp

    A brand new area specially designed for labels and right-holders:

    • Distribution
    • Monetisation
    • Marketing
    • Sync & Brands
    • A&R
    • Market focuses

    Innovation Factory

    An area dedicated to discuss innovation and digital topics:

    • Midemlab startup competition
    • Entrepreneurship & Funding
    • Streaming
    • Data
    • Video
  • Networking Village

    A dedicated matchmaking area:

    • Meet the countries (Korea, Canada, Germany, Brazil, the UK)
    • Meet the managers, publishers, sync experts…

    Meet the speakers

    Every day and after each session on the Label Summer Camp and Innovation Factory, informally meet the panellists and continue the debate.


    Midem Artist Accelerator

    The Midem Artist Accelerator is an exclusive programme to grow artists’ profiles globally.

    Find out more


    Discover Midemlab, the most innovative start-ups operating in the entertainment field and proposing the latest digital innovations that help music executives, artists and brands to engage and monetise audiences.

    Learn more

    International Midem Awards

    The International Midem Awards will figure an exclusive Gala dinner celebrating the ‘International Music Makers’: the iconic personalities who have shaped the music ecosystem of the past 50 years and the game-changers who will build tomorrow’s business.

    Find out more

  • Concerts

    The perfect occasion to network while discovering new talent from all music genres during the 4 action-packed days of Midem, including showcases from the Midem Artist Accelerator programme.

    Stay tuned… for more tunes!


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