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"A Game About Standards"

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Author(s)

Erik Puskar

Abstract

The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Standards Coordination Office offers training to government agencies on standards, conformity assessment and related topics. One such course, Setting Standards: A Simulation Exercise in Strategy and Cooperation in Standardization Processes, features a participatory simulation that provides hands-on experience in what it is like to sit at the standards development table. NIST engaged established game-developer United Knowledge to provide this training in response to the growing demand for interactive, realistic and exciting learning environments for standards education.
Citation
Astm Standardization News

Keywords

standards, negotiation, standards development, simulation exercise

Citation

Puskar, E. (2012), "A Game About Standards", Astm Standardization News (Accessed August 5, 2021)
Created September 4, 2012, Updated February 19, 2017