Travel with us and experience unique Obeya knowledge

A week filled with company visits showcasing real Obeya use and best practices. The visits include the Toyota Management Institute, a Toyota supplier and other companies and organizations.

All intented to profoundly grow further understanding of how Obeya can best deliver value for your organization. The diversity of our group (discussions) makes this experience highly interactive, meaningful and fun.

Join us on this iconic study tour!

Japan Obeya Study Tour 2023

Our exciting programme

Prepare to be amazed by the richness of decades – if not centuries of Obeya history. Tracing back over 2500 years from Confucius, towards present Obeya practice. Experience the true power of Obeya.

The programme is tailored around finding effective ways to translate your learnings into valuable practices for your own organization.

You will learn to apply the art of modern day management by understanding the essence of Lean, Agile and Visual Management. Together we will discover how to utilize an Obeya in the pursuit of customer/employee satisfaction, innovation and collective learning. You will learn how visual management works and can best be applied.

Learn how to set goals, visualize them and improve continuously. craftsmanship (monozukuri) and hospitality (omotenashi) will be our guiding stars on our journey.

  • 7 day study tour, focused on effective Obeya practice

  • Accompanied by English speaking Obeya professional

  • Toyota Management Institute training

  • Diverse company visits

  • Cultural and educational exchange



Our destination is Japan where we will visit Tokia, Nagoya and Kyoto.


08 June - 15 June 2025


Early Bird: € 5500,- (until March 1, 2025)
Normal Price: € 6000,-
including accomodation, transport & food during the programme. Flight tickets & airport transport excluded.

Disclaimer: all dates and prices mentioned above are not binding and can be subject to change. Prices are excl. VAT.

Make a reservation - seats are limited

A maximum of 12 seats are available for this Japan Obeya Study Tour 2024, based on first come first serve. We will get in touch with you after filling in this form.