The elliptic grids of latitude parallels and longitude meridians imply the worldwide vision held by the IPM researchers. The number “1” and the radio waves form an abstract figure of the human brain, reflecting the IPM’s ambition of building itself into a world-class scientific think tank and its historic missions of providing scientific backing to the decision making, knowledge communications and talent training. The brain image and the acronym IPM symbolize a key, emphasizing the characteristics of the research activities conducted at IPM -- to unlock the door to the future world by offering consultant services to governments and enterprises.
Zhitong Qihe: To conduct scientific research in a harmonious atmosphere in which everyone is on good terms as they cherish a common ideal, and any opinion is arguable and respected;
Jingshi Zhiyong: To serve society by putting expertise into practice.