Midem (acronym for Marché International du Disque et de l'Edition Musicale) is the hub of the music community and its extended segments. The tradeshow, which is billed as the leading international business event for the music ecosystem, has been held since 1967 in France.

This event is focused on the core music business (labels, publishers, rights, etc), the technology sector (startups, developers and big tech companies) and brands & agencies.

Midem Cannes Expo


In January 2013, Midem was attended by 6,400 delegates from 3,000 companies. The event was covered by 350 international journalists. Although there are attendees from all over the world, the majority of delegates are from Western Europe and North America.


Be part of this amazing event! Midem attracts over 1200 exhibiting companies from all around the world - do you want to be one of them? If so, you must book a stand as soon as possible and get in touch with our team of experts in fairs! They will find you the best stand builders & designers in Cannes and guarantee your success!


Reasons to join the Midem Show:

  • Take your company to the next level! Here you'll have 4 days to source, sell and sign new deals. Shape your business with collaborators, investors, partners and clients from the international music, brands and tech community!

  • Grow an international network! Meet thousands of forward thinking players from the music ecosystem and its extended segments.

  • Get inspired! Dig deeper into subjects that are at the core of your expertise and learn best practices in the fields of music, technology, creativity, innovation and brands.

  • Join 4 days of live acts, special venues and international talent!

Midem Fair

Join an incredible community of world-class brands such as Coca Cola, SoundCloud, Universal Music, BMG, Amazon, Nike, Deezer, YouTube, Swarovski, Reebok, Ford, Ministry Of Sound, Spotify, Pias, Pandora, Mini, Kobalt, Fiat, Heineken, Sony/ATV, Warner Music, Live Nation, IFPI, The Orchard, Notting Hill Music, HTC, Sony Music, Beggars, Nokia and many many more!!

More than a fair!

Midem provides a forum for business talks, political and legal discussions. It is a market where global distribution and music deals are sealed. It also is a platform for showcasing new artists, musical trends and music-related products.

Here, visitors & exhibitors can access to many op-level conferences, competitions, networking events and live performances. From 5 minutes speed meetings, to incredible DJs, and exciting debates about copyright law, music technologies and innovative music apps, Midem covers everything!

Raquel Dias

Editorial Staff in neventum