Updated: Nov 9, 2021
The National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE), the premier global business association for content producers, distributors, streamers and buyers across all platforms, is returning to Miami January 18-20, 2022.
After a 2021 virtual conference, the epicenter of the creative world for television film and digital will come back to Miami with the fabulous national association of television programming executives (NATPE), and annual convention. Yes Hollywood, Bollywood, Nollywood and new media content creators will descend on Miami Beach. Global networks will also be on hand to connect with content producers from Asia, Latin America, and all points in between coming to make deals.
"We're proud of our relationship with NATPE " said Tony C. Lesesne of LMG Entertainment. "NATPE is important to our industry with relevant themes and timely insight. But at the same time, the world gets to see why we create and play in Miami" he added.
NATPE is the leading one-stop shop for commerce around global content. After a virtual event in January 2021, NATPE Miami will once again welcome attendees from around the globe. A list of speakers and an event schedule will be announced soon.
So what is NATPE? The National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) is a global content association and professional membership organization dedicated to shaping the future of content through global marketplaces and conferences, screenings, awards, and networking events; all specially curated for the content industry.
Representing every facet of the content business, NATPE’s rich history, spanning over five decades, cements its roots as the largest U.S.-based global content association. NATPE is committed to representing the needs of its evolving members and constituents across all platforms and to bringing them together to shape the future of the business of content. It organizes three trade shows: NATPE Miami, the #1 global content show in the Americas; LA Screenings Independents, with focus in Latin America and US Hispanic; and NATPE Budapest, the ultimate destination for companies targeting CEE and CIS.
With the health and safety of exhibitors, buyers, sponsors, honorees, partners and all attendees as top priority, NATPE will be following the highest standards and COVID-related protocols. Continually refined with guidance from the CDC, WHO and local authorities, and in effect for the entirety of the event, this flagship market & conference will include, among other things: mandatory proof of vaccination for all attendees, outdoor tents for select sessions and meetings, and designated NATPE Safe zones fully controlled by the event production team.
Said JP Bommel, President and CEO, NATPE, “We are thrilled to see our exhibitors, sponsors coming back to Miami and we look forward to welcoming new partners as we are ready to be the new year’s first major platform for the business of content as the industry continues to evolve globally."
The team at NATPE Miami are hard at work building a strong program focusing on new business, new markets, and financing. But most importantly, they are working tirelessly to create an environment that celebrates a return to in person connections. This should prove to be a productive and educational week in the content industry.”