SASS is a most influential research-driven think-tank whose capability in policy research is noteworthy in China. At the same time, the pace of globalization has accelerated in recent decades. SASS not only studies issues of global significance, but also works with the best partners and scholars around the world.
•   Every year, more than 100 SASS scholars travel abroad to do research, deliver lectures, or attend conferences;
•   SASS holds untold numbers of international conferences, lectures, seminars and workshops every year;
•   The biannual World Forum on China Studies which has been held since 2004 has been officially recognized by the government as the most important forum of its kind.
Our long-term exchange agreements with more than 60 foreign universities and institutions largely distributed in North America, Europe, and East Asia, and the rest in Latin America, North Africa, Middle East, and Oceania. In addition, SASS signed long-term exchange agreements with more than 10 institutes in Taiwan and Macao. SASS has also undertaken many cooperative projects with foreign counterparts.