Future Internet Technology Research Center (FIT building) occupies an area of 30,000 sq. m. and is equipped with high-tech facilities necessary for successful completion of the conference. It also enjoys a favorable location, besides the main gate (southeast gate) of Tsinghua University.
Tsinghua University is one of the top universities in China, enjoying a history of 100 years and endowed with a strong engineering tradition. The campus of Tsinghua University is situated on several former royal gardens of the Qing Dynasty, surrounded by a few historical sites in northwest Beijing. The garden-like landscape, with the Wanquan River meandering through, has inspired and motivated generations of students.
Having been the capital of China for over 800 years, Beijing is a city with rich cultural heritage and has retained lots of the color of traditional Chinese life. At the same time, it is also booming modern metropolis, and much of this can be seem amid its new construction. Beijing has many places of historical interest and scenic beauty, such as the Great Wall, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace etc.