2018 International Collaboration Exploration
With 2 years’ efforts, TinkerGen has served 200,000+ students in 1000+ Chinese schools. Besides, through continuous communication with international partners, our products and contents have been accepted and applied in education sectors in many countries and regions.
2017 TinkerGen Founded
TinkerGen was founded to exclusively serve education purposes. With the mission “STEM made simple”, TinkerGen strives to provide STEM education products and contents to primary and secondary schools.
2016 Exploration in integrating maker and education
With abundant explorations in integrating maker culture and education through school events, community workshops, and commercial collaborations, Chaihuo Maker Space learnt about needs from teachers and students, also gained a deeper understanding of STEM education.
On the first working day in 2015, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited Chaihuo Maker Space, communicated with the makers and called for “Mass Entrepreneurship and Innovation”, which boosted maker culture to a new height.
2015 Premier Li Keqiang Visits
2011 Chaihuo Maker Space Founded
Chaihuo (“wood” in Chinese) was founded in Seeed’s old office. Chaihuo provides environment & tools for open innovation & rapid prototyping, encouraging crossover collaborations.
Eric Pan founded Seeed in July 2008, providing open source hardware and agile manufacturing services to facilitate innovators in turning ideas into indie products.