5 reasons for becoming a partner

  • Position yourself as an interesting educational institution and future employer.

  • Promote the young generation in STEM already during their schooltime.

  • Strengthen your regional and national recognition.

  • Show a broad public that you take responsibility and you're socially engaged.

  • Get together and connect with other institutions and companies at FLL and FLL Junior events.

Information and Application

HANDS on TECHNOLOGY e.V. runs FIRST® LEGO® League in cooperation with regional partners in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia.

For institutions/educational institutions there is the possibility to become a new partner of HANDS on TECHNOLOGY e.V. and thus organize an own FLL Regional Tournament in the season 2018/19. If you are interested, please download the form and send it back to us.

Honour for longterm Partnership

The network of our partners for FIRST® LEGO® League has grown over the years since we have started the program in Central Europe (2001) and in the meantime we count over 80 institutions from education, science and economy. We are proud of this strong partner base and regularly honour the intense support we receive from the network and the distinct partners. In 2019 we could honour 18 regions at the partner meeting in Leipzig for „Successful Support of STEM and FIRST ® LEGO® League“. The following partners received an badge of honour for the longterm organisation of a tournament through their organisation.

5 Years: Kopernikusgymnasium Rheine (Jan von Delft & Gert Broelemann), Hochschule Offenburg (Prof. Jan Münchenberg, Nicole Diebold, Christopher Stippekohl), Brandenburgisch Technische Universität Cottbus & Wirtschaftsregion Lausitz GmbH (Heike Postelt & Thomas Berlin), HTL Bulme Graz (Charly Mohr), Fundacia ALE Nauczanie Poznan (Jakub Piasecki), Universität Kosice (Robert Hajduk), Tatranska Akademia (Vladislav Miticky)

10 Years: Experimenta gGmbH Heilbronn (Dr. Thomas Wendt & Norbert Hommrichhausen), Markgraf-Georg-Firedrich-Gymnasium Kulmbach (Wolfgang Lormes), Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (Pauline Ruffiot), ECPE e.V. Nürnberg (Jochen Koszescha & Lena Somschor), Ursulaschule Osnabrück (Malte Blanke)

15 Years: Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum Paderborn (Irmgard Rothkirch) & Otto von Guericke Universität Magdeburg (Manuela Kanneberg), Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz (Prof. Dr. Jürg Keller), Centre Professionel du Nord Vaudois (Jean-Francois Pochon), CJD Königswinter (Dr. Winfried Schmitz), FESTO Didactic (Dr. Reinhard Pittschellis)

Thank you for your dedication and the long years of great cooperation. We are looking forward to the next 5, 10 and 15 years!

Pictures (from left to right: 1: Manuela Kanneberg, Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg & Irmgard Rothkirch, Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum Paderborn; 2: Wolfgang Lormes, Markgraf-Georg-Firedrich-Gymnasium Kulmbach & Norbert Hommrichhausen, Experimenta gGmbH Heilbronn; 3: Thomas Berlin, Wirtschaftsregion Lausitz GmbH); Nicole Diebold, Hochschule Offenburg & Jan von Delft, Kopernikusgymnasium Rheine