Kata convinced? or Kata curious?  I’ll be at KataCon3 in San Diego.  I hope to meet other people who are using the Improvement Kata to improve software development, IT, and related fields.  I’ve found that the Improvement Kata can be really useful in those fields, but it does need some adaptation from the original manufacturing-focused methods to work effectively in “knowledge work”.  Read more about my adventures with the Improvement Kata:  Lean Meets Annual Planning: Improvement Kata in Software.