As one of the 16 sub-parks of Zhongguancun National Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone, Dongcheng Park covers a total planned area of 535 hectares, and serves as a national demonstration base for integrated development of culture and technology, national demonstration base for sports industry, cluster zone of cultural and creative industries of Beijing, financial functional area for emerging industries of Beijing, cluster zone of headquarters economy of Beijing and area for innovative development of modern services of Zhongguancun.
Focusing on culture industry and leveraging on technological means and financial support, Dongcheng Park is committed to integrated development of culture and technology and innovative development of culture and finance.
It is positioned to develop the dominant industry, a leading and powerful industry of the next-generation information technologies (technological services and information services), cultivate and expand two featured industries, the culture-tech industry and the sports sci-tech industry. Dongcheng Park is set to elevate two supportive industries, namely financial services and business services, and cultivates headquarters economy that is strategically matched with the development of the capital.
Creative Factories in Hutong
Dongcheng Park has started to transform old factories and vacant space scattered in the city since 2007, and guide culture-tech enterprises with higher added value, characteristics and prospects to develop the Creative Factories in Hutongs. Till now, over 20 creative factories have been built with a total office area exceeding 200,000㎡.
Moreover, Doncheng Park houses a batch of innovative incubators including Sino-Swiss Innovation Center and Tech Temple, ranging from digital content to cultural and art shows, design, film and TV media, etc., setting up new models for urban renewal and upgrading and integrated development of culture and technology.
Quality and Efficiency Improvement of Office Buildings
Dongcheng Park is home to 79 modern office buildings such as Global Trade Center, Gehua Tower, Yonghe Plaza, Poly Plaza, CYTS Tower, Juran Buidling and Minmetals Plaza, covering an area of 4.89 million square meters.
To further expand space for industrial development, a number of industrial bases are now under construction, including Dongzhimen Transportation Hub, Longtan Sports Industrial Park, Zhongguancun Hangxing Industrial Park for Mobile Information Services, COFCO Landmark Plaza and Qinglong Cultural Innovation Community.
At present, the Park prioritizes the construction of Hangxing Film and TV Technology Innovation Center to further boost the development of the demonstration bases for integrated development of culture and technology, enhances the transformation and upgrade of Qinglong Cultural Innovation Community to promote urban regeneration and industrial revitalization, and accelerates the building of Longtanhu National Demonstration Base of Sports Industry to attract high-end resources of the sports sector.