• COVID-19
    Are You Prepared?
    The escalating fallout of the Coronavirus highlights how organizations must develop and rehearse plans for emergency management and business continuity. Let us help you be ready.
  • Education
    Help students explore new perspectives.
    ICONS' education catalog of over 20 online simulations offers a powerful learning experience designed to challenge assumptions, build collaboration skills, and deepen understanding of course content.
  • Government
    Preparation is key.
    Providing government scenario and policy based training, using custom war gaming and crisis response simulations to better forecast possible future situations.
  • Private Sector and NGOs
    Developing leaders. Building capacity.
    Positioning organizations to handle the next challenge on the horizon with leadership training, crisis management exercises, and customized simulations.
  • Research
    Tools to help your research.
    ICONS' online simulation platform, ICONSnet, can be used by social science researchers to run experiments and gather data to help answer critical research questions.

Simulations for:


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With over 20 simulation topics to choose from and custom-built online simulation software, ICONS is the premier provider of online role-play simulations for educators. Learn More 


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Our simulation services to government agencies include wargaming, red teaming, scenario planning and forecasting, crisis management, and leadership training. Learn More 

Private Sector & NGOs

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Corporate and non-profit clients can select from a range of services, from training in leadership and crisis management to large-scale simulations and scenario planning exercises. Learn More 


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Researchers benefit from our proprietary simulation software, ICONSnet, which captures simulation activity for easy analysis. Learn More 


The ICONS Project creates simulations and scenario-driven exercises to advance participants' understanding of complex problems and strengthen their ability to make decisions, navigate crises, think strategically, and negotiate collaboratively.

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Online Based Simulations

Bring active learning on complex issues directly into your classroom.

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Simulation Based Training

Customized to engage today's professionals and provide a meaningful experience coping with practical dilemmas.

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Policy & Research

Simulations and scenarios designed to support policy planning and advance research in social & cognitive sciences.

Baltic Security Crisis Simulation
Our newest simulation for use in classrooms challenges students to navigate a "gray zone crisis" in Latvia, when conditions exceed normal peacetime relations but fall short of an armed military engagement. Roles include Russia, Latvia, the U.S., the EU, and an ethnic Russian minority group in Latvia. Learn more and request a free scenario excerpt.