Behind the Scenes: A Workshop in Scenario Design

Saturday, May 23, 2020 - 11:00am to 2:30pm
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Live on Zoom. Confirmed participants will receive a link prior to the event.

Develop your skills in negotiation exercise design in this "Behind the Scenes" workshop with NTF experts Arvid Bell and Taylor Valley, the authors of The Art of Negotiation Exercise Design. Participants will receive an introduction into negotiation exercise pedagogy and learn five essential principles to successful design. In the second half of the workshop, participants will break into groups and engage in a short competitive bargaining exercise. No advance preparation or knowledge is required. Participants are expected to participate in the full workshop. Spots are limited, please register here by no later than May 17th to join. Applicants will be accepted on a rolling basis and confirmed via email until the workshop is at capacity. The deadline to apply is May 17, 11:59pm (EDT).

This event is hosted by the Negotiation Task Force at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies. All confirmed participants will receive a confirmation email prior to the event. Questions? Email us at

Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

For more information, please call 617-495-4037.


The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us at 617-495-4037 or in advance of your participation or visit.

Requests for Sign Language interpreters and/or CART providers should be made at least two weeks in advance if possible. Please note that the Davis Center will make every effort to secure services but that services are subject to availability.