The Alibaba Xixi Campus comprises a collection of buildings organized and linked with intention to create a connected and productive community. The layout will incorporate a mixed office design, integrating office space, open spaces and courtyards, private conference rooms, communal seating areas, and garden work stations.
Each employee’s workspace will be less than a minute from outside green spaces, allowing for rejuvenating fresh air breaks. In addition, a sports center in the heart of the campus will offer basketball and badminton courts, ping-pong and billiards tables, along with a game room, yoga room and wellness center with fitness machines and exercise areas.
Sustainable strategies benefit the health and wellbeing of employees and also conserve ecological resources and benefit the planet. “Green” features include:
The new headquarters will be accessible to the public as well, providing connectivity to the rest of the region. Public features will include a visitor center, public auditorium and events plaza. The campus will also include restaurants and coffee shops, along with services like a post office and flower shop.