MIPCOM - The world’s entertainment content market
16-19 October 2023
Palais des Festivals, Cannes

Networking at MIPCOM CANNES

At MIPCOM Cannes, tailor-made sessions take networking opportunities to the next level, offering you a more personalized and focused experience. These sessions are carefully curated to match attendees with like-minded industry professionals, potential partners, and key decision-makers based on their specific interests and business objectives.

From in-booth meetings to parties, breakfasts, lunches, and thought-leadership events, you have many opportunities to take advantage of what MIPCOM has to offer.

FAST & GLOBAL Summit - Networking Opportunities

FAST & GLOBAL Roundtables

The FAST & GLOBAL Roundtables are an essential “rendez-vous” for FAST Executives to hold open business-oriented discussions on how to unlock new opportunities and forestall what’s next.

FAST & GLOBAL Opening Cocktail

Following the Roundtables, the FAST & GLOBAL Networking Reception is THE place to reconnect with the FAST community and collect practical take-aways from international experts across Production, Distribution, Monetization, and Programming.

Industry Partner

FAST & GLOBAL Opening Cocktail Sponsor

FAST Roundtables Partner

FAST Roundtables Partner

FAST Roundtables Partner

FAST Roundtables Partner

FAST Roundtables Partner

Awards ceremonies at

Content Innovation Awards

by TBI

Taking place on Wednesday 18 October, the 9th Edition of the Content Innovation Awards offers an unparalleled experience and celebration of the brightest stars in the TV industry, as well as networking opportunities during the receptions organised before and after the ceremony.

International Formats Awards

in partnership with C21Media, FRAPA and EMC

Taking place on Sunday 15 October, the International Format Awards are the leading awards for the global format industry, recognising creativity and excellence across a range of categories. 
By invitation only

AI & DATA Roundtables:
Harnessing the power of tech

How should TV decision makers embrace these major forces to optimize their business while keeping it regulated, trustworthy and ethical?

Join this expert-led roundtable session to forestall the impact of AI and Metadata development on your business. Learn how the early adoption of these technologies will be a decisive factor in leveraging content production, distribution and programming while raising significant concerns.

Register for

The World's Greatest Gathering of TV and Entertainment Executives

Register before October 15th and save up to €150! 

Celebrating women in the entertainment industry

Women Mentoring & Networking

In partnership with médiaClub'Elles, this informal breakfast has become a not-to-be-missed opportunity for women from all over the world to meet, network, inspire and offer professional support in their business.

Women in Global Entertainment
Power Lunch

Held in partnership with A+E Networks, MIPCOM’s annual thought-leadership and networking lunch gathers the world’s most influential women shaping the future of TV and entertainment.

*by invitation only

Seaview Producers' Hub Networking Opportunities

Rountable Networking Breakfast

Hosted at the MIPCOM CANNES Seaview Producers’ hub on Tuesday 17 October at 8.30, the drama co-production breakfasts are MIP's annual gathering of top creative and business leaders shaping today’s international drama.

Producers' Hub Networking Drinks

The Seaview Producers Hub hosts all key creative sessions surrounding co-production partnerships and financing across scripted and unscripted. The Hub contains a theatre and networking space for hundreds of delegates.

Join top producers for a whirlwind of networking opportunities everyday at 18.00!

Introducing Speed Matchmaking at

Are you looking for production partners for a project in development, or to commission a project for your platform or channel?  The MIPCOM Matchmaking platform and Speed Matchmaking sessions are for you!

All producers and commissioners will be invited to take part after registering for MIPCOM, via automated email message. (Please note these meetings are for projects in development ONLY – not for finished content sales!)

If you are registered for MIPCOM and did not yet receive your welcome email, please contact: [email protected]

If you don’t receive as many speed slots as you’d like, you can also use the platform to set up meetings outside of the speed matchmaking window.

Whether you're an industry player seeking the next big hit or a production talent looking to move your project to the next level – Speed Matchmaking will help you make the most of your time at the market!

Two 90-minute sessions at MIPCOM will match producers, content creators and commissioners for a series of rapid-fire meetings around co-production and financing.

Speed Matchmaking for UNSCRIPTED PROJECTS

Tuesday 14:00-15:30
Matchmaking Zone Palais Level -1

Speed Matchmaking for SCRIPTED PROJECTS

Wednesday 14:00-15:30
Matchmaking Zone Palais Level -1

Networking Areas at

At MIPCOM CANNES, deals also get done through limitless serendipity, with business opportunities from morning until night, all against the backdrop of the Cannes’ fabled Croisette on France’s Cote D’Azur.

Buyers Club
Seaview Producers Hub

Opening Night Party & Red Carpet

From the small screen to the rope line, a parade of stars kicks off the MIPCOM CANNES Opening Party,
featuring the hottest new talent from this year’s crop of hit series.

More to do at

Immerse yourself in a captivating array of conferences and events, where the industry's foremost visionaries, executives, and creatives come together to explore the latest trends and strategies shaping the future of entertainment.

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