MARS project

Projekt Mars Pracownia Gier Szkoleniowych

Participants become in the game colonisers on Mars. Their task is to build there a prosperous research station in 3 months (represented by 3 rounds in the game). Each round consists of a precise planning phase and quick execution phase during which players must implement their plans. 

Each task has a determined priority and value of points. Some tasks are indispensable for the successful outcome of the mission, while others tempt with the high number of points that can be scored.

After each round players sum up their work and review the plan.

The game illustrates the ‘Agile approach’ with its characteristic sprints, reviews and retrospection and the role of a scrum master. It enables to learn and experience agile practices.

Participants train

to plan their actions​,

to verify assumptions​,

to prioritize tasks​,

to manage information,

to manage tasks and people,

to collaborate efficiently​,

to act under time pressure.

The game conducted online

Duration: 60 minutes
Number of players: 4 – 12
Software: Zoom / WebexMiro

Participants meet on an online platform. They are then divided into smaller groups in which they complete tasks using a Miro board where they can access instructions and tools required to complete the task.

One group consists of up to 4 people. It is possible to conduct the game with 3 groups working simultaneously (each one in a different break-out room).

Projekt Mars Pracownia Gier Szkoleniowych

Do you want to learn more?

If you want to find out more about workshops based on games and simulations and see how you can use them in your organization, please contact us +48 22 468 85 52.