(MIDEM In Cannes, France Returns (June 1-4 2021)
Reed MIDEM announces that MIDEM 2020, which was due to take place June 2-5, 2020 in Cannes, is cancelled due to concerns about the Corona Virus. The next edition of MIDEM will take place June 1-4, 2021, in Cannes.
The announcement includes the wording that it is “open to all” and the official word from the MIDEM office says this means it will be free for registrants.Details to be released shortly.
“The situation related to the COVID-19 is changing daily, as are government announcements and restrictions. These impact the way that we all lead our lives and conduct business. Given the uncertainty surrounding the virus and companies’ concerns for the safety of their people, it is not possible to hold MIDEM in June, 2020 in Cannes, France,” said Alexandre Deniot, MIDEM Director. “The MIDEM team is working hard to support the industry during this challenging time, especially artists and companies that have been hardest hit and when global music unity is more important than ever,” added Alexandre Deniot.