Presentations from the 2019 KataCon5 event. KataCon is the annual gathering place for Toyota Kata Geeks across North America and around the globe. It’s where the “convinced” and the “curious” gather to share what they’re learning, freely and enthusiastically.
Improvement Kata Step 1 - Get the Direction or Challenge
Beth Carrington discusses the first step of conducting improvement kata, which is focusing on the direction of improvement methods.
- 0:43 - Changes in lean philosophy from the 20th to the 21st century
- 1:46 - Parallels with scientific thinking: the topic area
- 3:10 - What are we striving to achieve?
- 4:27 - Kata and professional science commentary