Insights into Data ， Co-creation of New Knowledge！Profile of Ali Research Institute
With the rapid alternation of industrial civilization and information civilization, globalization trends are interwoven with the echo of localization. After the first decade of 21 century, the IT times is rapidly switching to DT times for human beings. A large-scale commercial innovation driven by new technologies, management innovation and system innovation intrigued by commercial innovation display unprecedented and boundless potentiality globally. A golden era of DT times emerges in front of us.
This is also a golden age of new economy and new management researchers. Recently, based on Internet and utilization of Internet-enabled approaches and tools, researches on new phenomena and rules of social economy brought about by Internet and big data have gained more and more exploration and practices in academic circles. Currently, an increasing number of excellent scholars and think tanks are creatively investigating the great change the times, global world, countries, industries, enterprises and individuals are confronted with through large-scale social collaboration with online merchants, service providers, platforms and users and so on.
Ali Research Institute, established in April, 2007, is exactly an participant and promoter of this trend.
We rely on and are deeply rooted in the globally largest and most vigorous online commercial ecosystem—Alibaba Commercial Eco-system composed of by e-commerce, Internet finance, intelligent logistics, cloud calculation and big data and so on.
We adhere to open, sharing and transparent Internet spirit and are committed to developing into a think tank and think tank platform of new economy and new management field on basis of perspective ideas and insights, powerful data, and abundant cases, including: open data platform, experts network and think tank platform.
Future Studies: such as information economy, new commercial civilization and DT paradigm study;
Microscopic level: model innovation study, such as C2B commercial model, future organization model;
Mediumscopic level: Internet-enabled study of industries, such as e-commerce logistics, rural e-commerce;
Macroscopic level: such as Internet's influence on consumption, investment, import and export, employment and so on;
Management studies: Internet management, Internet regulations, e-commerce legislation and so on.
- Report on Prospect of Information Economy
- Internet Plus: from IT to DT
- Cloud Calculation Launches Information Economy 2.0
- New Opportunities of Global Trade in Internet Age—Wide-Benefit Trade Trend
- Report on Eco-Study of 'Mobile Internet Plus' China's Double Creation
- Report on Study of China's DT City Intelligent Services Index
- Series Reports on Study of China's Taobao Villages
- aSPI: Index of Alibaba's Online Shopping Prices
- aEDI: Alibaba's E-commerce Development Index
- Ali's Economic Cloud Map
- Vigorous Water Program: Open Study Program for Young Researchers, held for five sessions
- Global New Economy Think Tank Meeting: think tank discusses about platforms of new economy and new management
- Internet Economy Researchers Meeting: 400 experts from various fields participated the meeting in 2015
- China Country Area E-commerce Summit: nearly 400 county and city magistrates across the country participated to exchange about e-commerce development experience in 2015
- China Taobao Village Summit Forum: village chiefs' carnival, annual list publishing platform of Taobao villages
- China E-commerce Parks Summit Forum: Grand Communication Meeting of E-commerce Parks
Overall structure: large platforms + small front ends
Large platforms: data platform, think tank platform
Small front ends: multiple research teams
- Two research centers
- ADEC—Ali's Data Economy Center
ACERC—Ali's Cross-border E-commerce Research Center
- Powerful consultant teams and academic committee
- Ali Research Institute hired many first-class experts as counselors, and meanwhile set up academic committee to discuss vital academic issues
- Social and boundless research groups
- Ali launched and participated in multiple social research groups, such as: 50-person Information Society Forum, 50-person Micro-finance Forum, Internet Regulations Research Center and so on.
The applaud and embrace for new economy and new management development is not only an historical opportunity brought to researchers by the Age, but it is all about responsibility for researchers. Ali Research Institute will go hand in hand with researchers and think tank institutes in the fields of new economy and new management to co-create, co-establish and co-share new ideas, new insights and new rules about future.
Future has come.