Certificate in Wargaming

9-13 March 2020
Virginia Tech Research Center
900 N. Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22203

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This course is currently at capacity. Contact Ms. Tina Yan, tina.yan@mors.org if you would like to be placed on the waiting list.

Overview

MORS has partnered with Virginia Tech to offer this certificate. MORS Certificate in Wargaming is designed to increase Analyst capability and knowledge in research, design, development, execution, analysis, and reporting of professional games for analytical and training purposes. Analytical games entail the development/execution of a research design through problem discovery, data gathering, scenario development, experiment design and execution, and results interpretation and documentation. Training games emphasize the development of learning plans and objectives to provide experiential learning for student retention.

DESIRED SKILLS:

Quantitative: Mathematics; Statistics; Data Analysis; Formal Logic; Econometrics; Modeling & Simulation; Operations Research; Game Theory

Qualitative: International Relations; Political Science; Economics; History; Military History; Sociology; Anthropology; Business; Education; Psychology

Practical: Presentation; Planning; Art/Graphic Design; Facilitation; Group Dynamics; Recruiting; Writing; Research; Game Design; Physical Systems Design; Data Collection; Domain Expertise; Hobby Gaming.

Technical: Excel; Word; Powerpoint; Graphic Design Software; Database / SQL; Programming.

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Payment Options

The "Invoice Me" option can only be used for the registration fee. If you need assistance registering please contact Ms. Tina Yan, tina.yan@mors.org

  
Member Non-Member
MORS Sponsor  $2,700  $2,800
U.S. Federal Government  $2,800  $2,900
National Research Partner
(IDA Employees Only)
 $2,755  $2,850
 All Others  $2,900  $3,000