Conferences & Events - MIPCOM 2020

MIPCOM 2020 - Unmissable Line Up

The MIPCOM conference programme has always featured an incredible lineup of A-list TV players and exciting events that informed and inspired. The 2020 edition focuses on helping the whole content industry catch up for months of lost business by responding to the shortage of content, supporting the industry and celebrating content!

The Change for Good programme at the 36th MIPCOM will explore the impact and influence the worldwide television industry can have across a wide range of global issues, from promoting diversity and inclusion, to minimising environmental impact and fostering responsible business practices. MIPCOM will showcase best examples through the 4th edition of the MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards and the MIP Sustainable Development Goals Award. For the love of television!


MIPCOM 11 - 14 Oct. 2021

MIPJunior 9 - 10 Oct. 2021

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Back to Cannes

5 days to meet all your business needs:

Media Mastermind Keynotes

Learn and get inspired from leading international decision-makers. 

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Production Funding Forum

For the third year in a row, investors and producers will meet and discuss new ways of funding creativity and unlocking creative funding.

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Market Intelligence

Crack the new world order with cutting-edge market analysis and insights & track down AI, block chain, remote & cloud content production thru Tech & Creativity track.

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5 days to discover and celebrate content:

Showcases & Screenings

Discover new the most-anticipated series & programmes from around the world through content showcases, market screenings & World Premiere TV Screenings (in partnership with CANNESERIES)

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MIPCOM is committed

MIPCOM is committed to contribute to the delivery of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, including Diversity & Inclusion, Gender equality, Climate Change & Protection of the Oceans by 2030.

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Media Mastermind Keynotes - MIPCOM 2020

Tyler Perry

Playwright, writer, actor, producer, director and philanthropist
World Screen Trendsetter Award

Ted Sarandos

Co-CEO and Chief Content Officer,
Variety Vanguard Award

Alex Amancio

Founder and CCO, 
Reflector Entertainment

Jeremy Darroch

Group Chief Executive, Sky
MIP Sustainable Development Goals Award

Matthew A. Cherry

Oscar-winning filmmaker,
TV Kids Trendsetter Award

Melissa Fleming

Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations

Digital MIPCOM

Introducing a powerful lead generation, marketing and discovery tools. A true online complement extending the reach of the physical market in Cannes direct to any device anytime.

from € 300


11th MIPCOM BUYERS AWARDS - Another historic recognition. MIPCOM Buyers' Award for Japanese Drama" was founded in 2009 in collaboration with MIPCOM. Since then, it has been held annually as an official MIPCOM event. The MIPCOM Buyers' Awards is specifically dedicated to presenting and promoting Japanese content selected by MIPCOM Buyers. The winning programmes are:

MIPCOM Buyers' Award for the Grand Prix
Title: Harassment GamesProduction
Distribution: TV TOKYO Corporation
Country: Japan
Format: 54min. x 9

MIPCOM Buyers' Award for the Honorable Mention
Title: The Secrets Production
Distribution: Kansai Television Co. Ltd
Country: Japan
Format 74min. x 1 (#1)54min. x 9 (#2-10)

Tech and creativity - supported by SONY

Content production during the pandemic

We are in a period of change amplified by the pandemic, where technology's impact on the creative side of television is bringing exciting new opportunities ... AI, Blockchain, virtual, remote and cloud production.

Throughout the Tech & Creativity sessions - supported by SONY - leading industry figures including Oscar and Emmy Award winners will reveal how they have adapted to the new landscape and prepare for the future.

Featuring BBC, Endemol Shine, Epic Games, Framestore, Fremantle, Knot The Truth , Lumiere Project, Sony & many, many more.

Produced & presented by lawyer, futurist, producer, broadcaster & inspirational speaker, Andrew Eborn, President Octopus TV.


Production Funding Forum

For the third consecutive year, MIPCOM introduces the Production Funding Forum: a unique opportunity for producers and financiers to meet and bring premium content projects to life. In the wake of global upheavals, find out what world-leading streamers and broadcasters are looking for to address audiences’ needs in the world of tomorrow, and discover new ways to find funding and investment partners to finance your projects.

Investor Briefs

Investors' briefs feat: 108 Media, ACF Investment Bank, Barclays Bank, Berkeley Media Group, Bron Studios, Fuji Media Holdings, Keshet International, Silver Mountain Prod., Silver Reel & Story Lab Global

Programming Briefs

KIDS Sessions, feat: BBC, CBC, GLOBO, IVI.RU, IQIYI 

DRAMA sessions featuring: Amazon Studios, AMC Networks, Globoplay, HBO Asia

UNSCRIPTED sessions feat: CURIOSITYSTREAM, Discovery, Docubay, HBO MAX, Keshet 12, TBS, TNT, TRUTV

Market Intelligence

Crack the new world order with cutting-edge market analysis and prospective insights about the global business, social and tech trends.

Sessions across all genres. Featuring: Deloitte, Wunderman Thompson, 3Vision, MIDiA Research, Omdia, Ampere Analysis, CAA & Parrot Analytics & FTI Consulting

KIDS sessions featuring: KidsKnowBest, Dubit & Kids Insights 

DRAMA Sessions featuring FTI Consulting 

UNSCRIPTED Sessions featuring: K7 Media

Sustainable Development Goals Award - MIPCOM

In support of the United Nations, and in line with the Decade of Action for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), MIPCOM is launching the annual MIPCOM SDG Award to honour media companies for their action and contribution to delivering the Sustainable Development Goals.

Sky Group Chief Executive Jeremy Darroch will receive the first MIP SDG Award for Climate Action and Protection of the Oceans in recognition of Sky Group’s track record in setting the highest standards in sustainability and action on environmental issues.


The most influential KIDS buyers, commissioners, producers, development executives and distributors from the global Kids TV industry are gathering for networking, conferences and content discovery.

This year the programme focuses on 3 mains pillars:

| Market Intelligence
| Fresh Curated Content & Talent
| Future Talks