Team Initiation Project aims to promote FIRST® Hong Kong Robotics Tournament, an inspiring STEM competition platform, to schools who are interested to start FIRST programs for the first time. The project provides full support to enrolled teams. They will receive basic tools needed for the tournaments and will be provided with workshops which aid coaches to use the tools and to lead the rookie teams. Accepted teams are  quipped to launch in FIRST® Hong Kong Robotics Tournament 2019/20!

Target: Schools that never participated in any FIRST programs (i.e. FLL Jr., FLL & FTC) in Hong Kong

Quota: 10 teams for FLL Jr., 10 teams for FLL and 5 teams for FTC

Fee: Free of Charge

Quota

10Teams

10Teams

5Teams

Sponsored Equipment

Item Quantity
WeDo 2.0 Core Set (#45300)
2
Inspire Set (#45810)
1
Workbook
7
Brick Set (#9384)
1
Item Quantity
LEGO Education Mindstorms
EV3 Core Set (#45544)
2
Expansion Set (#45560)
1
Battery Charger (#45517)
1
EV3 Color Sensor (#45506)
2
City Shaper Field set
1
Field Table
1
Item Quantity
REV FTC Starter Set
2
REV expansion hub set
2
Gamepads for FTC (Logitech F310)
2

Coach workshop

Date Time Activities Venue
16 November (Sat)
10:30 – 16:30
Team Initiation Project (FLL Jr.)
HKFYG Centre for Creative Science and Technology
(Hong Kong Science Park)
17 November (Sun)
10:30 – 16:30
Team Initiation Project (FLL)
HKFYG Centre for Creative Science and Technology
(Hong Kong Science Park)
24 November (Sun)
10:30 – 16:30
Team Initiation Project (FTC)
Hong Kong Science Park

Application

  • Complete the Online Enrollment Form: https://bit.ly/33xOT6C

  • Enrollment Deadline: 11 November 2019
  • Teams are selected in a first come. First serve basis
  • Team coaches must attend the coach workshop in this project to learn the use of the equipment and understand more about the competition.
  • Team Initiation Project encourage teams to use FIRST programs as a long-term STEM education tools. So, Teams must join FIRST Hong Kong Robotics Tournament 2019-20 and 2020-21 (2seasons) and attend all the judging session(s) of the program that joined. The registration fee of the 2019-20 season is sponsored but teams are responsible for the registration fee and the cost for seasonal materials of 2020-21 season and other expenses needed.

Below is the judging sessions and competition for each program:

1. FIRST LEGO League Junior teams must show the team model and the Show Me poster in the tournament. Teams must also attend the judging on that day;

2. FIRST LEGO League teams must attend all practice and official rounds of the robot game. Teams must also attend the judging sessions of Teamwork, Robot Design and Project research;

3. FIRST Tech Challenge teams must attend all qualification matches and elimination matches (if entered to the elimination round). Teams must also attend the judging session.

  • Teams will be asked to return the equipment sponsored if they violate the above terms and conditions.
  • FIRST Hong Kong Organizing Committee reserves the right of final decision.

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