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Music Networking Week

Midem’s support for  the global music community continues with the launch of Music Networking Week. This new digital event enables you to find the best international partner to grow your business. 

At a time when the global music community is grounded due to travel bans, the need is stronger than ever for our industry to stay connected. Following a groundbreaking Digital Edition in June, we’re now providing a fresh chance for the music community to come together, network and access real business opportunities around the world: Music Networking Week, from 30 November to 4 December 2020.

It will include a series of speed-meetings, Q&As and innovative networking formats to allow you to meet leading executives from all around the world and across multiple sectors of the industry. Connect with your peers, grow your international network and start conversations you will be able to pursue all-year-round on the Midem Digital platform!  

Midem Highlights

Masterclass - From Startup to Global Music Tech Leader

In this unique masterclass, David Mandelbrot, CEO of Reverb, share successful strategic decisions made for the company that are applicable for any other entrepreneur. Insights from insiders are revealed during this masterclass, part of the “Music Tech Startup Thrive Series”, in association with 2112's Center for Creative Entrepreneurship.

Kevin Liles Takes on the Importance of Independence

As CEO & CO-Founder of independent record label 300 Entertainment, Kevin Liles shares exclusive insights into his incredible journey as a music artist becoming executive.

Discover his vision on ownership as today’s passport to be independent in  the music industry.


Success Story – Reggaeton en Paris 

Latin urban revelation Dalex participated in the Midem Songwriting Camp, where he composed a brand new song called “Reggaetón en Paris” with the French producer High P. The song is now on Ozuna’s latest album “Nibiru” featuring Nicky Jam, nominated in the category best urban music album of the Latin Grammy 2020. 

Midem Music Talks - Pepsi's Ellen Healy

Every month, our conference team presents visionary conversations with the most respected decision makers of the global music industry. In this exclusive Midem Music Talks, Ellen Healy explains how Pepsi has made music part of its global strategy through successful partnerships with international pop stars like Michael Jackson, Britney Spears or Beyoncé.

The leading event for the global music community

Launched in 1967, Midem is dedicated to helping the music industry develop business, strategy and creativity by bringing together the key players of the music ecosystem online and in Cannes:

Artists • Labels • Managers • Publishers • Distributors • Streaming services • Rights collecting societies • High-tech companies • Startups

• Brands • Communications agencies • Booking agencies • Promoters

Become a member of the Midem Community

Midem Digital

Our digital platform aims to bring the global music community together online to stimulate discussion, share solutions, and achieve a better understanding of what is ahead for our industry in the post-COVID era.

It allow participants to seize new business opportunities and network with relevant business partners on a global scale thanks to international forums and masterclasses by music tech entrepreneurs and artists, as well as conferences with key players in the international music community. 

Midem 2021 – Cannes

Midem is the most important event of the year for taking the pulse of the global music industry and leveraging key strategic insights. It is also a sophisticated marketplace to do business and network face-to-face with all the bellwethers of the international music ecosystem.  At the Midem Beach or inside the Palais des Festivals, there is always something happening at Midem: breakfasts, lunches, showcases, happy hours, movie premieres. 

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