Connections 2020 will be hosted by the Wargaming Division of the Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory in Quantico, VA, August 4-7. Connections is an interdisciplinary wargaming conference that has been held annually since 1993, with the mission of advancing and preserving the art, science, and application of wargaming. Connections participants come from all elements of the […]
The Proceedings of the 2019 Connections US Wargaming Conference is now available thanks to Mark Leno, Wargame Analyst, Department of Strategic Wargaming at the US Army War College.
The most recent Connections Netherlands wargaming conference was held on 28 October, with some fifty or so participants. You’ll find a report on the conference here. Please take a minute to complete our PAXsims reader survey.
Connections Oz is on the move. The date and venue for their 2019 conference has been changed to 9-11 December at the Australian Defence College in Canberra. Further details at their website.
Registration is now open for the CONNECTIONS NORTH professional wargaming/conflict simulation/serious gaming conference, to be held at McGill University in Montréal on Saturday, 15 February 2020. For details of past conferences, see these reports. Further details and conference registration via Eventbrite. CONNECTIONS NORTH is proud to be part of the globalist conspiracy anarcho-syndicalist commune international […]
This year’s Connections UK professional wargaming conference was held at King’s College London on 3-5 September. Participants from almost two dozen countries countries took part, making it one of the most international Connections conferences ever. Of the 285 who registered for the event, about 13% were women. A very large proportion were also younger and […]
This year saw the Connections wargaming conference move to the US Army War College, in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The event was just outside the base in the Army Heritage and Education Center, which was particularly helpful in that the administrative burden to get permission to attend for people like me (non-US citizen) was made significantly less […]
Connections Netherlands 2019 will be held on 28 October 2019, in the Brasserskade MOD Complex (CBK), Brasserskade 227A/B, 2497 NX Den Haag. Full details can be found at https://www.connections-netherlands.nl.
The CONNECTIONS NORTH 2020 professional wargaming conference will be held at McGill University, Montreal on Saturday, 15 February 2020. CONNECTIONS NORTH is a one-day conference devoted to conflict simulation. It is intended for national security professionals, researchers, educators, game designers, university students, and others interested in the field of wargaming and other serious games. Registration details […]
The Connections Oz (professional wargaming in Australiasia) conference will be held in Canberra on 27-29 November 2019. For additional details (when available), visit the Connections Oz website or contact the organizers. Also, if you plan on attending and would be willing to write up a post-conference report for PAXsims, drop us a line.
This is a reminder that the Connections US 2019 professional wargaming conference will be held at the US Army Heritage and Education Center (Carlisle, PA) on 13-16 August. To see what to expect, see our PAXsims report on last year’s conference.
The Connections UK 2019 conference for wargaming professionals will be held at King’s College London on 3 – 5 September. Registration is open. Go to the KCL estore web site at and register now! Purpose and approach. The purpose of Connections UK is to advance and sustain the art, science and application of wargaming. We do […]
A message from Tim Wilkie (National Defense University): This year’s Connections conference will be hosted by the Army War College and held at the Army Heritage and Education Center (AHEC) in Carlisle, PA, August 13-16. Since 1993, Connections has brought together practitioners from all aspects of the wargaming field to learn from each other, […]
PAXsims is pleased to provide Connections UK update, via Graham Longley-Brown. The 2019 Connections UK conference will be held on 3-5 September 2019 at King’s College London. Registration will open in early summer. Many thanks to all of you who completed the Connections UK 2018 feedback survey. This is a fantastic 61% response rate; we […]
On February 16, McGill University hosted the third annual CONNECTIONS NORTH professional wargaming conference. We might be biased as the organizers, of course, but we were very pleased at how it all turned out. Attendance was excellent, with 73 people registered for the event. This was triple our attendance last year. CONNECTIONS NORTH is now […]