Epoch Foundation, founded in 1991 with the mission of facilitating industrial development and economic prosperity, has been representing 20 Taiwan-based blue-chip companies closely allying with the world’s top-notch academic institutes like MIT and UC Berkeley. Epoch has been serving as the liaison office to bridge and consolidate the resources between academic and private sectors, with programs focused on 3 areas: industry and academia’s research collaborations, industrial and economic policies, and entrepreneurial talent education.

Garage+ is a zero-equity incubator supported by Epoch Foundation. In 1998, Epoch initiated an educational program, Epoch School, to cultivate young talents' entrepreneurship. It has generated more than 80 startups. In 2008, Garage+ was founded to support entrepreneurs, focused on early-stage startups in AI, Big Data, IoT, Smart Device, Healthcare, and Green Tech. Since 2014, more than 565 startups have resided in Garage+, including 285 international startups.


Startup Global Program is hosted by Garage+, with the support from National Development Council. It invites international startups to connect to Taiwan’s solid industrial resources and explore Asian markets by providing an intensive program. Startups will therefore be ushered into the largest entrepreneurial community in Asia, backed by industries.

Startup Global Program offers

  • Flight Ticket Subsidy & Free Accommodation
  • 1-on-1 Meetings with Top-level Decision Makers from Leading Companies
  • Computex/InnoVEX Exhibition Opportunity
  • 3-month Free Working Space
  • Entrepreneur Visa Application Assistance
  • Fellow Bonus: Airfare subsidies for revisiting Taiwan upon achieving business success in the country

Awards and Recognitions

  • "Best Incubator in Taiwan" awarded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs in 2015, and from 2017 to 2021.
  • The first incubator to attend Computex, the world's second-largest technology exhibition, Garage+ has brought together 230 startups from around the world for exhibition since 2015 and has received more than 130,000 visitors.
  • The most recognized Asian incubator for international startups, with over 2,800 applications from nearly 90 countries since 2015.

COMPUTEX 2024 Exhibition Schedule


COMPUTEX 2024 Exhibitors

AI & Data

Digital Solution

Energy & Healthcare

IoT & Manufacturing