Gordon Ramsay & Nat Geo’s Courteney Monroe Set for MIPCOM Keynotes


Chef and TV host Gordon Ramsay and National Geographic’s Global Networks CEO Courteney Monroe have been lined up to deliver keynotes at MIPCOM 2017.

Ramsay’s keynote is scheduled for Monday, October 16. He will be discussing, among other topics, his views on enduring appeal for audiences around the world, how he maintains his brand across restaurant and media empires and his plans for the years ahead. Studio Ramsay, represented by all3media international, is producing this year the new F Word and Culinary Genius, while Ramsay’s enduring brands include Hell’s Kitchen, MasterChef and Kitchen Nightmares.

Monroe will look at the National Geographic Global Networks group’s scripted content, its strategy and why its slate of new drama resonates with a global audience. She will be joined at her keynote on Tuesday, October 17, by some of the leading talent from current and upcoming shows in an in-depth look at the strength of National Geographic’s slate.

Ramsay and Monroe’s keynote addresses form part of the overall MIPCOM 2017 conference theme, The Global Race for Creative Connections.