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2014-03-24 12:28:32

MARION EDWARDS, KONSTANTIN ERNST, HERBERT G. KLOIBER AND TIM WORNER PARIS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MIPTV 2014, the world's content market, will honour four leading television executives with the MIPTV Medaille d'Honneur Award. Launched in 2013 on the occasion of MIPTV's 50(th) anniversary, the prestigious Medaille d'Honneur is awarded to senior international executives who have, through their talent, leadership, and passion, made a significant contribution to the world of...

2014-03-06 12:24:02

7 - 10 April 2014 - Cannes, France PARIS, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MIPTV announces today that Avi Nir, Chief Executive Officer of Keshet Media Group, will give a keynote address on Monday 7 April, 11.30-12.00, as part of MIPTV's Media Mastermind Keynote Series. Organised by Reed MIDEM, MIPTV will take place in Cannes, France, from 7-10 April 2014. During the keynote Avi Nir will address how to drive innovation in television in today's digital age. Core to this discussion is the...

2014-02-21 12:23:36

MAKER STUDIOS' EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, YNON KREIZ, TO KEYNOTE AT MIPTV PARIS, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MIPTV announces today that Maker Studios, a next-generation media and technology company and the world's largest provider of online video content for millennials, is a founding partner of the MIP DIGITAL FRONTS. Ynon Kreiz, Executive Chairman of Maker Studios, will deliver a keynote address on Tuesday 8 April as part of MIPTV's Media Mastermind Keynote Series. Organised by Reed...

2014-02-05 12:26:35

International music ecosystem engages in lively debate CANNES, France, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It may not be a full-blown triumphalist concerto, but there were notes of industry optimism being sounded at Midem where delegates turned their attention to the central theme, 'Back to Growth? Make it Sustainable!' The main talking point throughout Midem was the development of digital revenues, whether or not streaming is the future of music, how artists and labels need to adapt their approach...

2014-01-24 08:22:57

FIRST EUROPEAN TRANS4M GATHERING FOR POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE WILL KICK OFF MIDEM CONFERENCE PARIS, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Midem 2014 will host the first-ever meeting in Europe of TRANS4M, a collaborative community improvement initiative founded by musician, entrepreneur and philanthropist will.i.am, who will deliver a keynote introduction to the event on Saturday February 1, 2014. This special TRANS4M panel at MIDEM will explore how the dynamic of direct artist-fan...

2014-01-07 20:20:32

Exclusive Midem Insight Into Innovative Google-backed Label PARIS, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading music industry stalwart Lyor Cohen will give Midem participants an exclusive insight into the strategies he believes will deliver the next generation of cutting-edge talent to consumers in an increasingly digital environment. Founder of Def Jam Records and former head of Warner Music Group, Cohen will present his new venture, 300, a music content company devoted to the discovery...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'