Date(s) – 19/07/2015 – 26/07/2015
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Hotel Granvia Osaka


Our July Kaizen Tour will visit Osaka, Nagoya and Kyoto in 2015

For up-coming kaizen tour dates and detailed information regarding the Lean Japan Tour visit:

Lean Japan Tour July 2015 Tour Brochure CoverThe July 2015 Lean Japan Tour will be held on Sunday 19th through Sunday 26th of July, commencing in Osaka. The lean study tour will include kaizen seminars, practical lean training and visits to factories for meetings with senior management.

For further details of  the tour and to read about past visits see our kaizen tour page.

Contact us to express your interest in participating or complete the registration form to sign up now.
Early-bird registration closes 24th April 2015.

The July tour is targeted at English-speaking professionals from across the globe. For Australian and New Zealand companies, please also consider the May 2015 Lean Japan Tour.

Kaizen Tour Japan 2015

Lean Tour Itinerary (subject to change)

Sunday: Arrive Osaka
• Osaka sightseeing / free time
• Japanese business etiquette & orientation

Monday: Nagoya – Site Visits & Training
• Lean implementation in Japan
• Group kaizen activity

Tuesday: Nagoya – Site Visits & Training
• Hi-Ace weld & assembly plant visit
• Gifu Auto Body 1st tier supplier visit

Wednesday: Nagoya – Site Visits & Training
• Seat track plant visit
• Practical applications of TPS

Thursday: Nagoya & Osaka – Site Visits
• Metal One Isuzu visit
• Panasonic plant visit

Friday: Osaka – Site Visit & Debriefing
• Rinnai electronics plant visit
• Seminar, debrief and festival visit

Saturday: Kyoto – Sightseeing
• Walking tour of Kyoto
• Evening visit to Gion and Pontocho

Metal One Isuzu Factory Tour