On 26 November 2011 in Inter Expo Center, Sofia, Bulgaria will take place local tournament of one of the biggest international robotics competitions FIRST LEGO Leagua (FLL).
FIRST LEGO League(FLL) is the largest robotics competition for students. It is organised worldwide and tens of thousands of students participate each year. First they compete on the local tournaments and if they succeed they go to the international rounds. Each year the tasks are related to a global problem. Within several months, under the supervision of a coach, students from 10 to 16 years form a team. The preparation for the competition includes constructing and programming a robot, but doesn’t end with that. It also consists of many other interesting challenges.
FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Bulgaria is organised by the non-governmental organisation (NGO) ICT School and School of Robotics “Robopartans” with the support of SAP AG and SAP Labs Bulgaria. From 2006 to 2010 Bulgarian students have participated in one of the local tournaments in Germany. From 2011 on SAP is general sponsor of the first FLL competition in Bulgaria. Eleven teams took part In the Bulgarian local tournament.
Hands-on-Technology is the international partner in the organisation of the event.