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Pre-Summit Workshops: Wednesday, February 21

Day 1: Thursday, February 22

7:00             Networking Breakfast

 7:45             Welcome & Summit Opening

Tracy DeFoe, Adult and Workforce
Education Specialist

Skip Steward, Chief Improvement Officer,
Baptist Memorial Healthcare

 Keynotes – Round 1

8:00

rothercourse

An Hour with Mike Rother
Updates & Observations

Four “mini keynotes” to quickly get us on topic.

9:00

Scott Simmons

IK Step 1: The Importance of Challenge
Julie & Scott Simmons

9:10

radke

IK Step 2: What’s the Problem Anyway?  Grasping the Current Condition
Mike Radtke, New Roots Consulting

9:25

janus

IK Step 3: Establishing a Next Target Condition
Susan Janus, Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership

9:35

Kopenitz

IK Step 4: Experimenting Toward the Target Condition
Jeff Kopenitz, DE Valley Industrial Resource Center

9:50

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10:05            Break

 Keynotes – Round 2

10:25

defoe

Coaching & Teaching: We’re all Learning at the Storyboard
Tracy Defoe, Adult and Workplace Education Specialist

10:50

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Deliberate Practice for Skill Development and Mindset Change
Kata Colleague

11:15

Michael-Lombard

Lessons from Kata Practice in Healthcare
Michael Lombard, CEO Cornerstone Hospital Southwest Louisiana

11:35

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KATA Updates & News

11:50

Rosenthal

Update: Going Beyond the Starter KATA
Mark Rosenthal, The Lean Thinker

11:55

dwayne-kata

Update: Kata Practitioner Days – A Popular Regional Sharing Forum 
Dwayne Butcher, Lean Frontiers

12:00 noon           Networking Lunch

 1:00 – 5:00          Experiential Exercises: Select one, and roll up your sleeves

In these hands-on sessions you’ll be practicing IK/CK routines in a team, under the guidance of an experienced Kata practitioner.

Improvement Kata Experience
If you haven’t done the TK Domino
experience we recommend this session

Brandon Brown

Coaching Kata: Creating a Deliberate Culture
Mark Rosenthal

Advanced Kata Practice Session
Beth Carrington

5:30-7:00       Happy Hour + KATA in the Classroom Demonstration  An exercise you can use immediately!

7:00        Networking Breakfast

 8:00             Welcome Back & Day 2 Opening

Day 2: Friday, February 23

 Keynotes – Round 3

8:10

sheridan

Kata and Agile Software Development  
Richard Sheridan, CEO, Menlo Innovations, Ann Arbor

8:35

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Kata Resuscitates Hospital Lean Management System
Maurene Stock & Dorsey Sherman,
Mercy Health West MI

9:00

roche

Kata Plays Well with TWI
Oscar Roche, Director, Training Within Industry Institute Australia

9:25

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KATA Updates & News

9:40

Schulist

Update: KATA Community Days
Jason Schulist

9:50

pia

Update: Kata in the Classroom Activities are Spreading 
Pia Anhede, Revere AB, Sweden

10:00            Break

10:15             Facilitated Deep Dive, Round 1… Select One

In these forums, Kata Summit participants ask questions, discuss, and explore a topic in more depth, with facilitation and comments from a panel of experienced Kata practitioners.

The Role of Challenge

Julie Simmons & Beth Carrington

Grasping the Current Condition

Mike Radtke, Tracey DeFoe & Pia Anhede

 Establish a Target Condition

Susan Janus, Oscar Roche & Maurene Stock

Experimenting

Jeff Koepenitz, Michael Lombard & Brandon Brown

11:30             Networking Lunch

12:30             Facilitated Deep Dive, Round 2 (repeat)… Select One

The Role of Challenge

Grasping the Current Condition

Establish a Target Condition

Experimenting

1:45            Break

2:00            Deep Dive in the Plenary: Lets Look at a Coaching Cycle

                                        Mike Rother, Julie Simmons & Michael Lombard

3:15                 Closing Remarks

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