Kata, A People Pattern

Presented By:

Oscar Roche

Session Abstract:

Kata is about people – people striving toward Target Conditions aligned with a Challenge that better meets customer needs. Given this, there are key “people elements” that, when considered and practiced, improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the Kata patterns. In this 30 minutes, Oscar Roche will discuss and illustrate the key people elements of Kata.

About the Facilitator:

Oscar Roche works closely with clients to realize organizational change, develop people capability and meet business improvement goals.  He believes the long-term success of any business lies in the development of its’ people.

This belief, combined with extensive operations management experience, helps him add value to every organization he works with.  Oscar holds a Bachelor of Applied Sciences.  His diverse sector expertise includes training,  logistics, FMCG, chemicals, beverages and food.  Having run his own business and worked in various manufacturing roles for many years, he keenly appreciates the competing pressures modern firms face.