Covering an area of 386.25 square kilometers, Nanjing High-Tech Zone (Jiangbei New Zone) is among the first batch of national high-tech industrial development zones in China and the first of its kind in Jiangsu province. Presently it is engaged in constructing a city of chips, a city of genes, and a new financial center. Pooling high-end international resources for technological innovation, the zone aims to develop into a forefront of innovation with global influence.