Ceremonies in kanban.

No prescriptions, but policies to govern at least these aspects are warranted.

  • Daily standup: How is the work evolving? What can be pulled next if new availability?
  • Retrospective: As needed. What can be improved about work process?
  • Replenishment: As needed. What’s next from the pool?


  1. Susanne Bartel and Andreas Bartel, “The Official Guide to the Kanban Method,” February 2021. (See notes.)