“Upgrade Your Life” is the corporate purpose of GIGABYTE, and also the core vision of our commitment to social welfare- promoting science education with core capabilities while paying attention to humanistic development and sponsoring cultural or educational activities that benefit society.

In terms of science and technology education, in addition to the long-term product design contest and digital competence workshops, GIGABYTE also co-organizes a cross-disciplinary Transaction Award with the government and industry to actively cultivate slashies for the industry. At the same time, GIGABYTE fully sponsors art and cultural activities and brings art into the community and the Company to cultivate humanistic literacy for the whole generation.

Cultivate Technological Talents and Implement Digital Inclusion

As a technology hardware manufacturer at the forefront of technology and innovation, GIGABYTE firmly believes that everyone should have the opportunity and ability to experience the convenience and progress brought by technology. Therefore, the GIGABYTE Education Foundation has continuously promoted science and technology education in multiple forms since 2010, just like building a wonderful science and technology city in which people of different genders, age groups, education levels, and other backgrounds can experience the surprise and happiness created by the science and technology.

GIGABYTE Technology Education Formula City

The Secret to Computers

Achievements in 2021: 4 sessions / 192 participants

電腦的秘密見學

GIGABYTE has opened the Nanping Plant in Taoyuan for schools to visit since 2002. It is still the only motherboard manufacturing factory in Taiwan that opened the production lines to the public for visiting. The types of visitors include elementary school summer camps, high schools, vocational schools, universities and colleges, and also expands to foreign visitors for learning. The Secret of Computers has become one of the most solid approaches for industry-university exchanges and unofficial diplomacy!

Digital Charity

Achievements in 2021: 36 sessions / 1,462 participants

Digital Charity

With the popularization of the digital age, GIGABYTE has also actively invested in the educational fields of digitally disadvantaged communities and ethnic groups, such as elders, foreign spouses, and children with rare diseases. We provide computer and mobile phone teaching classes and focus on topics based on the participants’ interests, such as documents, cloud, multimedia, social software, and experience programs, so that every student can put what they have learned to good use.

Bring Technology to Campus & PC DIY

Achievements in 2021: 133 sessions / 3,102 participants

Bring Technology to Campus & PC DIY

GIGABYTE not only opens the factory to students, but also actively enters the campus to provide with opportunities to learn about functions, composition, and operation of computer components, and through the DIY process to stimulate children’s interest and impression of computer structure. We keep optimizing the teaching content, adding courses of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) operations, and solar DIY to take root in campus technology quality.

G-Design Contest

The theme of 2021: Care & Connect

G-Design Contest

The Great Design Contest has been held for 19 consecutive years. It has an outstanding team of industry experts, and the contest themes are always closely related to the trend. The contest is student-oriented, providing handsome bonuses, and actively assists participants in patent applications. Therefore, it has become a well-known domestic science and technology creativity contest.

The theme of 2021: Care & Connect

Computer Doctor

Achievements in 2021: 1 session / 55 participants

Computer Doctor

The resources on the earth are gradually used up. Every citizen of the world must understand the concept of the circular economy. In 2019, Bestyield International opened the “Computer Doctor” course aiming at turning over the students’ impression of “recycling” and understanding its value and importance.

Fun Play with IoT Summer Camp

Suspended in 2021 due to the COVID-19

Fun Play with IoT Summer Camp

Recently, various applications of the IoT are booming. By opening the “gate” of IoT, the sensors, and integrating the designing thinking processes, the camp trains students to be able to discover and solve problems, and also provide an opportunity to practice their digital imagination.

(For more exciting content of science and technology education, please refer to GIGABYTE Education Foundation official Website)

Cross-Disciplinary Collaborate to Foster Technology Power by Enterprise Power

The “Trans Action Award”, first held in 2014. was led by the Industrial Bureau of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and organized by famous technology companies such as GIGABYTE, Pegatron, Acer, and HTC. It is the first competition focusing on user experience (UX) in order to encourage industries to introduce UX.

The competition calls for taking “people-oriented and returning to people’s needs” as a starting point, setting talent cultivation, industrial diffusion, and innovative R&D as its aims, and is open to students and the public to participate. Specialists from businesses serve as advisors at UX workshops to assist selected teams in advanced training. The competition covers 4 major themes: business application, smart life, sustainable city, and health care. GIGABYTE has been the cooperation partner for 8 consecutive years since 2014, serving as an advisor and a teacher of the game to foster cross-field talents for the industry.

Art & Culture Promotion and Aesthetic Education

Versatile Art and Culture Promotion

Art and culture activities can enrich people’s daily life, thus we have been supporting and promoting many types of art and culture activities for a long time. We have our art gallery in the main lobby, and we also hold art & cultural workshops, recreational activities, and many other activities. We encourage employees to directly support those low-budget performing art groups by attending performances. In general, we hope to enhance employees’ aesthetic literacy, vitalize the art scene, ensure employees have quality leisure time and humanism and then create a people-oriented corporate culture.

  1. Private Cinema Screening: The legendary documentary “Enigma: The Chinese Crested Tern”
  2. Exchange activities of lifelong education learning circle by Ministry of Education: “Huwei Leisure Fun” and “Romance of Hakka Cultural Study Tour”
  3. Upgrade Your Life Seminar: Art, music and nature experts were invited to give topical lectures at company premises
  4. Art and culture tickets: Discounted tickets are offered for the latest plays, musicals, and children’s festivals.
  5. Regular updating of the Upgrade Your Life art gallery at the Headquarters

(For more information, please see GIGABYTE Education Foundation website)