YouTube is founding partner for MIP DIGITAL FRONTS

Parent Category: News | 18-12-2013

Reed Midem has announced video platform YouTube is the first partner confirmed for the inaugural MIP DIGITAL FRONTS event.

As founding partner, YouTube will present a showcase of channels and content partners.

MIP DIGITAL FRONTS will be held on Wednesday 9 April in the Palais des Festivals, during the annual MIPTV event that will be held from 7-10 April.

The new initiative is positioned to be the first international screenings event to showcase and trade original online video programming and Web series.

"The new MIP DIGITAL FRONTS initiative will offer an excellent global platform for YouTube creators, digital studios and traditional television and film studios to promote their Web video talent and programming" says Ben McOwen Wilson, director of YouTube for EMEA.