TV formats have become a borderless global business where ideas flow fast and free.
All three of Mip's content-focused keynoters are based in the U.S., but building their businesses with eyes on international markets.
The rest of the world's networks aren't so different than ABC, CBS, NBC or Fox. They all want to gather the biggest audiences in primetime that they possibly can.
As daytime TV drops its focus on soap operas, so might the Daytime Emmys. But not yet.
Syndicators and stations are starting to sound optimistic about the coming economic recovery, but that won't be much help for fall.
NATPE: What's coming to market
Once upon a time, "How I Met Your Mother" was a midlevel sitcom facing cancellation. The show about a gang of friends in their 20s was showing signs of life, signing guest stars like Britney Spears…
NATPE is headed to Miami in January 2011, leaving Las Vegas after hosting its annual market and conference there for the prior eight years.