Speaker Profile MIPDoc/MIPFormats

Axel Fiacco

Job TitleFounder

Company NameBicFormats


Axel Fiacco, founder of BicFormats, has 20 years experience in tv editorial development and multiplatform content, both as content creator for production companies and as commissioning editor for broadcasters. He worked for many years in Mediaset where he was responsible for the creation, adaptation, selection and production of original entertainment formats. Later he worked as senior format creator for EndemolShine Italy. He was also Channel Manager for MTV Italy, responsible for all channel’s contents, overseeing all aspects of production and acquisition as well as developing and implementing an editorial strategy. As lecturer, he teaches “Television Format Analysis” and “Creation and Development of Transmedial Formats” at Università Cattolica of Milan. At USI – Università Svizzera Italiana in Lugano he runs workshops “Projecting and Writing Formats” and “Transmedial and multi-devices formats” (in English). He is often invited to readerships and seminars about the analysis, creation and format writing in many Universities and institutions.


About BicFormats

BicFormats is an independent creative hub -located in Italy with contacts and collaborations all over the word- specialized in international formats. We believe that creativity must be at the heart of the content. We succeed in providing formats which are based on very original and bold concepts, mechanisms of strong impact and distinctive quality. Some of our formats are currently broadcasted/optioned/distributed by: Telecinco, Agon Channel, Mediaset Distribution, InterMedya, EcchoRights, Fly Contents and others. 

Conference Sessions


    07 Apr 2018, 14:15 - 15:30, Palais des Festivals, Debussy Theatre, Palais 1

    Global partner Armoza Formats Two major format launch pads join forces to make formats happen on a global scale. On the heels of the success of the MIPFormats ...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Sat, Apr 7

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