Buma/Stemra is the copyright organisation of authors and music publishers in the Netherlands and represents the interests of its members worldwide. We make sure they will receive a remuneration when their work is being used. Buma/Stemra also promotes Dutch music as an international product by organising, sponsoring and financing numerous music events provided by Buma Cultuur. Buma Music meets Tech is the innovative programme initiated by Buma/Stemra which supports and motivates start-ups and accelerates growth. Buma Music meets Tech offers them a platform to promote themselves to, for example, professionals and the public. A network of companies, entrepreneurs, collective management organisations and investors will provide start-ups with the opportunity to evolve into a service with an effective business model. By offering exposure, networking, sharing of know-how and experience with professionals, validation by collective management organisations and a network, Buma Stemra meets Tech acts as kick-start for innovative music-related start-ups.