Join us from November 16-19 to build together the future of our industry, foster value for creation and boost your business.

Midem Highlights

Midemlab 2021 Finalists Revealed                                 

Every year, Midem's international music tech startup competition rewards companies that come up with innovative solutions to help the music industry build new consumer experiences. 

Find out which ones have made the selection to become one of 20 finalists for Midemlab 2021, and watch their pitch and the winners' announcement during Midem Digital Edition, 16-19 November.



First Keynotes Confirmed for Midem Digital Edition 2021       

Midem Digital Edition 2021 will present a packed, innovative programme of exclusive high-profile keynotes, artist showcases and talks, the music-tech startup competition, Midemlab, live workshops and networking sessions, on the leading digital music platform.

Discover the first sessions confirmed: an exclusive Netflix Keynote, a unique keynote with SoundCloud and more to be announced very soon...

2021 Midem Songwriting Camp                        

In partnership with Taiwan Creative Content Agency.

For the first time, the 2021 Midem Songwriting Camp will happen digitally, and reunite talent from Australia to Sweden, Hungary, France and Taiwan. 

During the four-day event, five talented Taiwanese musicians will meet with international producers and artists to compose original songs that will be presented in a closed-door listening session during Midem Digital Edition.

5 Exciting New Music Monetisation Frontiers for the Industry                     

Executives in the global music business are not just excited about the growth so far in 2021: they are looking at the new monetisation frontiers that can keep that growth going into the next decade.

Read this article to discover five of those trends, which you can expect to hear more about during Midem Digital Edition from 16-19 November!





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. 

In 2022, Midem will be back in its Cannes home in June 07 - 10 with vibrant meetings, access to killer keynotes, unique gigs on the Midem beach and endless discoveries of new contacts, artists and services, leading to lifelong business relationships.

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