Stichting Taptoe Delft
Tattoo (Taptoe) Delft is organized by Stichting Taptoe Delft. The Stichting (Foundation) was established in 1996 and has since provided all facets of Tattoo Delft. Stichting Taptoe Delft has always set itself the goal of offering a rapidly changing, innovative and special program.
The board of Stichting Taptoe Delft is responsible for policy, financial management, and internal and external communication.
The board takes care of the daily affairs concerning Stichting Taptoe Delft and looks after the performance of administrative decisions. The tasks are being distributed among the board members. The board exists of a maximum of 7 persons; the Executive Committee consists of the chairman, the secretary, and the paymaster. Projectmanagement is also a task of one of the boardmembers, who coordinates the lead of the several projectteams as well.
The boardmembers do not get paid for their work. De boardmembers are being nominated for a period of 4 years.
The board meets at least four times a year and as often as is considered desirable by the board. During the meeting policy always is the starting point to assess its progress. Besides this every boardmember can introduce meeting points.
The board and the Taptoe Committee meet as often as desirable.
Code of Conduct
Integrity, in the broadest sense of the word, is a high priority of the board. This means that contradictions between personal (financial) interests and the membership of board need to be avoided. This also applies for the members of the Taptoe Committee. The costs that individual boardmembers have, will not be paid by Stichting Taptoe Delft, unless the management has decided on beforehand that these costs can be invoiced.
Taptoe Delft Committee
The Taptoe Delft Committee implements the policy of the board and the organization of the tattoo. The committee is managed by 1 project leader and furthermore consists of working group leaders, these are individually responsible for the focus on:
– Team Programme
– Team PR & Communications
– Team Streetparade
– Team Technique
– Team Back Office
– Team Sales
– Team Catering
– Team Safety
The teamleaders perform the assigned duties within the delegated power given by the projectmanager. Periodically they report about their tasks to the projectmanager.
The advisory committee was founded in 2013 to provide feedback, inspiration, opinions, etcetera, form a different perspective, expertise or vision. The advisory committee is not a formal part of the organization. Every member of the advisory committee takes part in the meetings with the members of the board on a personal title. Opinions are not binding. In principle the board and the advisory committee meet twice a year.
Committee of Recommendation
Stichting Taptoe Delft has set some goals in the coarse of the years. In April 2012 the Stichting realized one of their goals by the installation a Committee of Recommendation.
In the Townhall of Delft, ten prominent people, who are well-known within society, agreed to associate their name to Taptoe Delft by taking place in the Committee of Recommendation. Herewith they confirm to agree with the policy and the goals of Stichting Taptoe Delft.
We are proud to introduce to you these people, in alphabetic order:
Mw J.M. van Bijsterveldt-Vliegenhart, Burgemeester van Delft
Dhr. E Hoogendijk, Ontdek Culinaire Nederland
Dhr. A.W.Th. Mulder, CEO Inventive ERP Software B.V.
Dhr. Bernd J.J.A. Schneider, Raad van commissarissen van International Innovation Company
Dhr. J. Smit, Commissaris van de Koning provincie Zuid-Holland
Dhr. Dr. J.M. Schröder, Voormalig President-directeur Martinair Holland
Dhr. E. Turabaz, Manager International Sales IKEA Systems B.V.
Dhr. D. Wiegman, Eigenaar Delft Business
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