The XIPU Institution, a think tank with financial support from the Suzhou municipal government and the Suzhou Industrial Park Administrative Committee, was established by XJTLU in October 2017.

The XIPU Institution conducts policy-related empirical research and provides suggestions on local development for the government of Suzhou.

The XIPU Institution integrates the professional knowledge from universities, governments and industries in breaking down local, domestic and international regional barriers to provide guidance to government decision making and policy setting for innovative and sustainable development of SIP and Suzhou.

It is an international platform for China and the rest of the world.


The XIPU Institution aims to promote world peace and the inclusive prosperity of all nations by sharing China’s development experiences.


  • to provide consulting services to the governments of the Suzhou municipality and Suzhou Industrial Park for their comprehensive upgrading in all areas of political, economic, social, cultural and innovative development
  • to promote Suzhou and Suzhou Industrial Park to the rest of the world and especially developing countries
  • to facilitate the integration of the economies of the Yangtze River Delta Region