The institute was launched by Shanghai Jiaotong University, Wuxi municipal government and the administrative committee of Wuxi High-Tech Industrial Development Zone in May, 2010.
The institute was set up by the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, the administrative committee of Wuxi New District.
The center was jointly built by the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China and the Wuxi New District's management committee.
The center was jointly built by Southeast University and Wuxi New District's management committee in November 2009.
The research institute was established in Feb, 2010 by Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and the Wuxi New District government.