Beijing Jiaotong University has strong resources in education, scientific research, and practice, and will provide strong support for this competition. The school will organize and participate in this competition. Multidisciplinary institutions including the School of Architecture and Art, the School of Civil Engineering, the School of Electronic Information Engineering, the School of Mechanical Engineering, the School of Language and Communication, and the School of Science, etc, will participate in the competition.
The competition team will be led by the School of Architecture and Design (SAAD), which includes the Department of Architecture, Urban and Rural Planning, and Media and Design Arts. The school gives full play to its interdisciplinary advantages and emphasizes the deep integration of design with cutting-edge technology and transportation culture. In the fields of "smart cities", "green buildings" and "digital design", it has formed a characteristic direction of multidisciplinary integration and development. In the field of green construction, SAAD has long focused on the related research of building physical environment and solar house design, and have achieved fruitful results. In addition, the college has extensive international cooperation and exchanges, and has cooperated with well-known design universities in the United States, Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Russia, and jointly established a number of international cooperation platforms, such as the China-US Future City Joint Laboratory, the Research Center for China-Europe Urban and Building Sustainable Development, the China-UK BIM Institute and so on.