If you qualify for support from the EU’s MEDIA programme, you can attend MIPCOM (October 3-6, 2011) at the special rate of €565 (€710 if you attend MIPJunior as well) and use the MEDIA stand for your appointments.
The Media Stands team organises umbrella stands for independent European producers and their distributors at international film and audiovisual markets on behalf of the MEDIA Programme of the European Union, including the Cannes Film Festival, MIPCOM and MIPTV. They also provide information services. Check Media Stand. THe cut-off date for applying for the special rate is September 2, 2011.
You can also save money by booking your hotel for MIPCOM well in advance. Many do not require a deposit.