Dominique Leguern

  1. MIDEM Director Bruno Crolot on His Plan to 'Reinvent The Conference'

    July 18, 2011 2:15 PM EDT International music conference and tradeshow MIDEM has a new director who is taking big steps to, as he puts it, "reinvent" the event. Due to take place in Cannes, France, January 28 to 31, the 2012 edition of the long-running conference ...

  2. MIDEM Director Leguern To Step Down After 2011 Event

    June 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Dominique Leguern is to step down from her role as director of Cannes, France-based industry conference/trade fair MIDEM after its 2011 edition. Announcing the decision today (June 3), Leguern said in a statement that she had been "proud to l ...

  3. @MIDEM: Attendance Down 10%

    January 27, 2010 12:00 AM EST As the MIDEM convention winds down, the organization confirmed that attendance was about 7,200 - slightly ahead of its initial forecast of 7,000 - representing a 10% attendance decline from the previous year. But participants relayed to Billboard. ...

  4. @MIDEM Q&A: Dominique Leguern, MIDEM Director

    January 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST The MIDEM global trade fair and conference in Cannes kicks off on Sunday (Jan. 24), including an opening night party for country of honor, South Africa. As usual, digital-focused MidemNet is the MIDEM curtain raiser, launching the Jan. 23-27 event ...

  5. MIDEM 2010 Preview: Streaming Goes Mobile, World Cup, Key Start-Ups and More

    January 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST The MIDEM global trade fair and conference in Cannes remains an essential destination for many industry executives -- not least because of the opportunity to head to the south of France and escape the January freeze. But organizers say they had to ...

  6. MIDEM Numbers Down

    January 21, 2009 12:00 AM EST Attendance at MIDEM and MidemNet 2009 fell to around 8,000 participants, according to conference organizers. That represents a fall of around 12% on 2008's total of 9,100 and, while some delegates may have anticipated a steeper decline after ...

  7. Billboard Q&A: MIDEM Director Dominique Leguern Talks Charles Aznavour, Attendance Figures

    January 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST The 43rd edition of the MIDEM international music market and conference gets under way this weekend in Cannes, starting with MidemNet, the international forum focusing on the music business in the digital age, on Saturday, Jan. 17. Dominique Legue ...

  8. Midem Attendance Slips In 2008

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST Attendance at Midem 2008 was down slightly from the previous year, organizers said today. The 42nd annual trade fair counted 9,100 participants, compared with the 9,452 delegates reported in 2007. Speaking at a breakfast function for media guests, ...

  9. Joost Founder Friis To Keynote MidemNet

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Janus Friis, the Danish entrepreneur who co-founded Joost, Kazaa and Skype, will deliver a keynote speech at the MidemNet Forum, held Jan. 26-27, 2008 in Cannes, organizers Reed Midem said today. "Barely into his thirties, Janus Friis has alr ...

  10. Midem 2007 Attendance Slips, MidemNet Rises

    January 24, 2007 12:00 AM EST Attendance at the Midem 2007 music market was down by more than 300 delegates compared with last year's event, organizers said today (Jan. 24). By close of proceedings on Tuesday (Jan. 23), organizers Reed Midem tallied 9,452 attendees, compa ...

  11. Midem 2006 Reports Attendance Growth

    January 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST A significant jump in attendance from American companies helped push the overall turnout at the Midem 2006 trade fair close to the 10,000 benchmark, organizer Reed Midem said today (Jan. 25). A significant jump in attendance from American companie ...

  12. Midem Attendance Up 5%

    January 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Midem trade show in Cannes has registered a 5% rise in attendance from last year, organizers said today (Jan. 26). As of yesterday, the number of attendees reached 9,231, vs. 8,767 in 2004. The Midem trade show in Cannes has registered a 5% ri ...

  13. Midem To Target "Parasites"

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Organizers of the Midem music trade fair in France have unveiled a new initiative targeting "individuals and organizations who have been conducting business outside the tradeshow venue." LONDON -- Organizers of the Midem music trade fair ...

  14. Midem To Target 'Parasites'

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Organizers of the Midem music trade fair in France have unveiled a new initiative targeting "individuals and organizations who have been conducting business outside the tradeshow venue." Organizers of the Midem music trade fair in France ...

  15. Midem To Target 'Parasites'

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Organizers of the Midem music trade fair in France have unveiled a new initiative targeting "individuals and organizations who have been conducting business outside the tradeshow venue." Organizers of the Midem music trade fair in France ...

  16. Midem 2005 To Focus On Live Music

    June 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2005 edition of Midem will have a strong focus on the live music industry and technology. The 39th edition of the annual trade fair, to be held January 23-27 in Cannes, France will feature a full The 2005 edition of Midem will have a strong fo ...

  17. Midem 2005 To Focus On Live Music

    June 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2005 edition of Midem will have a strong focus on the live music industry and technology. The 39th edition of the annual trade fair, to be held January 23-27 in Cannes, France will feature a full The 2005 edition of Midem will have a strong fo ...