The establishment of Peng Cheng Laboratory (Shenzhen Cyberspace Laboratory) is a major deployment made by the Guangdong Provincial Party Committee and Government to deeply implement the spirit of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, and President Xi Jinping's important instructions on the work in Guangdong. It aims at a new round of innovation-driven development needs by setting up a national laboratory “reserve team” and an innovative Guangdong, and promoting the pioneering exploration of the leading area of socialist modernization in Shenzhen.
Committed to serving national and regional development strategies, PCL aggregates domestic high-quality innovative resources, builds relevant major scientific infrastructure, and carries out interdisciplinary and collaborative innovative research. It will strive forward to make breakthroughs in major core theoretical issues in the field of network information, guarantee national cyberspace security, promote the development of the network information industry and lead future directions of academic development. PCL will explore to establish a scientific research organization conforming to the law of scientific research in the era of big science and actively promote the establishment of an international center for scientific and technological innovation in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.