28 June – 1st July 2021
Midem Digital


Event returns to Cannes in June 2022


Midem 2021 will be a fully digital experience, free to access. In June 2022, we look forward to welcoming you to Cannes for the long-awaited return of a physical Midem.

Check out the first ever pan-African digital music event in the world Midem Africa (June 28 – July 01).

And in November 16-19, Midem Digital Edition will include a host of exciting content ranging from buzzing keynote sessions, artist and music tech company start-up competitions, showcases, workshops and much more.

Thank you for your support and patience. Keep in touch with all the latest developments by visiting this Midem digital platform.

Stay safe. Stay Tuned !

The Midem Team.

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

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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 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. 

Midem Highlights

Midemlab 2021 - Live Q&A Session

Don't miss the exclusive live Midemlab Q&A session on 8 April where Midemlab sponsor, Sacem,  and partners of the competition will share tips on how to build the best application. The session will end with a 15-minute Q&A, during which participants will be able to ask questions about the competition and the Midem Startup Programme.  


The NFT Revolution: Opportunities and Risks

In association with IAEL, MIDEM is proud to present a seminar dedicated to the business of Non-Fungible Tokens. The full programme will be presented by Dina LaPolt, Owner and Founder of LaPolt Law, P.C., and Jeff Liebenson, President of IAEL, and will help you understand why this innovation is your next business opportunity.

Save the date for this insightful webinar! 

Whitepaper - Livestream and Virtual Live Experiences

This exclusive white paper, dedicated to livestreaming and virtual live experiences., captures the essence of current trends and takes a look behind the scenes to reveal the main dynamics that will shape the development of the live music sector. Get insights from artists & key players from the global music industry into an era where music occupies an important place in the Metaverse.

Midem Music Pulse - 4 Current Film and TV Music Trends

Every 2 months, Midem conference team offers you a curated eye on Midem conferences programme to discover insightful business tips, key facts and global strategies on vibrant topics of the music industry.

In this exclusive Midem Music Pulse, discover 4 current trends pointed by Film/TV Music experts Lynn Fainchtein, Pinar Toprak and Benjamin Wallfisch.


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