Yuri Dokter, Founder and CEO, DJ Monitor

Yuri Dokter has been involved with the Music Industry and Technology since 1988 as a producer/performer/remixer for BMG Ariola, RCA, Warner-Basart, Torso, Island Records, Stealth Records, EDM, Polygram, Go Bang!, Zomba/Jive, Rhythm Import, Outland Records and more as well as running record labels, publishing company, the Outland Studios and Pulse Interactive (NASDAQ:XCED).
In 2005 Dokter started the first rights monitoring company, DJ Monitor, specializing in monitoring performances in the Live Entertainment, Hospitality, and Electronic Music Industries. Spanning the world with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Paris, Ibiza, New York, and Sydney, Dokter is advising rights holders / CMOs (Collective Management Organizations such as PRS for Music, BUMA, PPL, SACEM, SABAM and APRA AMCOS) and rights users (such as Tomorrowland, ID&T, i-Motion) on rights monitoring issues and providing solutions to ensure fair and transparent tariffs and distribution. Dokter is also co-chairman of the CMO workgroup of the Association for Electronic Music and setting up the “Get Played, Get Paid” Campaign.
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