Yearly Archives: 2014


MYMIC won Innovation Showcase Award with their Virtual Marina Safety Awareness 

Southampton, UK – MYMIC’s Marina Safety Awareness Training won yesterday the 2014 Innovation Showcase Award for Training at Seawork International – the largest and fastest growing commercial marine and work-boat event to be held in a European working port. The award is focused on applications and solving problems. Now in its 17th year, Seawork attracts over 520 exhibitors and […]

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VIRGINIA EXCELLENCE AWARD 2014

The US Trade & Commerce Institute (USTCI) conducts business surveys and research to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and industry category. They are recognized as having enhanced the commitment and contribution of small businesses through service to their customers and community. Each year, the USTCI panel identifies firms that have […]


Games vs. Gamification

Gamification is too often confused with gaming. Of course, gamification makes things more fun, but its real value lies in the increased engagement and motivation that it generates by stimulating users to go beyond their limits to ‘win’ something. So let’s clarify: Games vs. Gamification: gamification is not about points and badges on an activity, […]

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We have a winner!

Yesterday at ASTD, we shared our game-based training technology and showed that an effective training simulation can be better than experience as a learning tool. After that, we gave away a $300 Visa Gift Card! Denise Ringer from St. Peter’s Health Partners in Albany,NY was the bigger winner! Denise, we hope you enjoy your gift!


ASTD has a new name

The American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) announced yesterday its transition to the Association for Talent Development (ATD). CEO Tony Bingham, in announcing the name change, explained, “Now is the time for ASTD to adapt and meet you where you are, to align to where the profession is and where it’s going. This is […]

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MYMIC Marina Safety Awareness Training

MYMIC LLC revolutionizes maritime training with their Virtual Marina Safety Awareness Game-Based simulation.

Portsmouth, VA: Today MYMIC, a high-technology company specializing in game-based learning, simulations, modeling and computer visualization solutions, launched Marina Safety Awareness Training, that utilizes 3D game-based training to allow trainees to interact with a virtual marina. Faced with realistic scenarios, the trainee learns how to identify and deal with potential hazards. MYMIC develops a variety […]


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Can region’s modeling and simulation industry diversify away from government contracts?

By Hugh Lessig, hlessig@dailypress.comDaily Press 6:40 p.m. EDT, April 16, 2014 HAMPTON— The region’s modeling and simulation industry has been married to the defense community for years, but with military budgets dwindling, companies might want to try speed dating. That assessment, from the CEO of an area “mod-sim” firm, was echoed in various ways this week at the […]


ASTD 2014 – Pre-register for the drawing and receive 2 chances to win a $300 gift card!

  At MYMIC’s booth #743, you will see how we embrace change. How we transform old, boring, and static training materials into new state of the art 3D training simulations. MYMIC Product Demonstration When: May, 06th – 1:00PM Where: ASTD booth 743 Pre-registration: robert.smith@mymiclearn.net If you are unable to attend ASTD 14, contact us to […]

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MYMIC LLC Selected for Joint Staff Support Recompete Contract Potentially Valued at $8.9 Million

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Portsmouth, VA, February 28, 2014 – The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division has selected Portsmouth-based technology company, MYMIC LLC, to provide modeling, simulation, and unique information technology support  services to the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) J8. The three year contract is potentially valued at $8.9 million if both option years […]


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ModSim World 2014

More than ever, decision makers, solution providers and ModSim professionals have a need to innovate, adapt and evolve to respond to changing environments. With its newly enhanced format, MODSIM World 2014 connects individuals to the ModSim community and problems to solutions across disciplines and industries. MYMIC will share modeling and simulation practices used for some of our […]


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Going to ASTD 14? We will be there!

ASTD is your go-to source for employee learning and development. The event is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to the training and development field.  You can register to the event here At MYMIC’s booth #743, you will see how we embrace change. Our Game-Based training products empowers the advanced delivery of learning content through […]


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Facebook And Oculus Rift

  So, Facebook bought Oculus VR for $2 billion. Quite amazing, to sell a company for $2 billion without releasing ANY product. While that’s sounds exciting, it probably means very little to you if you have no idea what the Oculus Rift is. So here we go: Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset designed specifically for […]


MYMIC Careers Regulation

      This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these […]

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Overview | NMSA 2014 Annual Meeting

    MYMIC developed an extensive survey for the membership of the National Maritime Safety Association to assess the current effectiveness of maritime safety training.   The data shared by MYMIC’s President and CEO, Jay Bhatt, revealed that improvement is needed in three areas: the amount of content communicated, the way the training is delivered, […]


MYMIC’s CEO & President, Jay Bhatt, was one of the Talent Talk guests.

Talent Talk Radio Show Click on the image below to hear his thoughts on talent and leadership and the strategies used to develop both. Here some highlights for you: “The best way to brainstorm is to allow people to speak” Jay Bhatt “I think what I’ve learned is that you’ve got to be decisive. You’ve […]

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Fire Training Simulation – Special price: $199!

MYMIC has been selected for Military Training Technology Magazines “Top Simulation and Training Company” for sixth consecutive year and two consecutive years as Inc. 5000 Top Fastest-Growing Companies.For more details, please call 1-866-634-9311www.mymiclearn.nettrainingsolutions@mymic Fire Safety Training Simulation Would your employees know what to do if a fire occurred on the job site?    MYMIC’s Fire Safety […]