Sichuan Institute of Industrial Development (SIID) was founded on March 31, 2012. It is a strategic cooperation platform of Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) and Sichuan Provincial Economic and Information Commission (SPEIC).
Under the framework of strategic cooperation of Southwest Jiaotong University and Sichuan Provincial Economic and Information Commission, in line with the basic principles of “integrating resources, complementing advantages, investing together, sharing achievements and seeking common development”, SIID will fully integrate all kinds of social resources and promote the in-depth cooperation between industries, universities, governments and research institutes. Taking full advantage of SWJTU’s advantages in discipline construction, scientific research and talent training, especially the professional advantages of multi-discipline research in industrial technology, information technology and economic management, and also making the best of SPEIC’s advantages in comprehensive economic management, industry management and meso-economic adjustment and control, SIID will be committed to Sichuan’s construction of Economic Development Highland in West China.
Goal: SIID will aim at an open, authoritative, innovative and professional organization characterized by organic integration of enterprises, universities and research institutes, and become an influential think-tank for industrial economy and regional development in Sichuan and in China.
Tenet: On the basis of Sichuan Province, serving Chengdu-Chongqing Region and expanding our influence in the whole nation, SIID will contribute our research achievements to the regional development, add innovation power to industrial revitalization and provide governments and enterprises with real-time decision support.
Mission: In order to promote the industrialization of scientific and technological achievements and high-end talent training and to provide the inexhaustible creative power and strong intellectual support for regional economic and social development, SIID will carry out a series of fundamental, strategic and applied research and consulting projects on the topics of new industrialization, new urbanization, informatization, agricultural modernization, city-industry interaction, rural-urban integration and regional economic development.