This is a straightforward synthetic culture simulation about trade negotiations; in fact, simulations hardly come any less complicated.
Objective: to practice cross-cultural negotiation
Target audience: anybody
Preparation time for participants: 15 minutes
Briefing and setup time: 5 minutes
Playing time: 30 minutes
Debriefing time: 30 minutes to 2 hours
Number of players: 8 to 100, in an even number of teams of 3 to 5 persons plus one observer per team
Materials required for players: synthetic culture profiles (see chapter 3); see also page 216 for Rules of Play Handout
Materials required for simulation director: briefing and debriefing instructions
Equipment/room setup required: room for plenary briefing ...