Nov 17th, Wed. 19Fri.

10:00AM to 5:30PM (On Nov 19, DCEXPO will close at 5:00PM).


Technology Business Acceleration Program
TechBiz: Technology business Acceleration program is a program to promote business matching for the overseas development of Japanese content technology. It is a part of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s project to promote overseas development of content (content-related business matching project).
We will promote the content technologies of Japanese companies and research institutes both at home and abroad, and provide support for overseas collaboration and business development.
For those eligible for TechBiz support, we will provide mentoring by experts, opportunities to exhibit and pitch at Digital Content Expo 2021 (DCEXPO 2021) and other tech-related events in Japan and abroad, and English pitch coaching.

Content of Support

Mentoring by experts
Mentoring by experts with rich experience in start-up support and overseas business matching is available.
Free exhibit at DCEXPO 2021
You will be able to exhibit at TechBiz exhibition area at DCEXPO 2021 free of charge.
Opportunity to pitch at DCEXPO 2021 and English presentation tutoring
We will provide English pitch advice such as how to make pitch decks and presentation know-how by experts.
You will give a pitch in English at DCEXPO 2021 (may be online), and gain exposure to domestic and international startup support experts and overseas curators. You will receive comments and advice from them and tech business media as well.
Opportunities to exhibit and pitch at domestic tech events
We will provide you with opportunities to exhibit and pitch at Venture Café or other Tech-related events in Japan.
Opportunities to exhibit and pitch at overseas tech events
We will provide opportunities to exhibit and pitch at overseas events related to content technology (e.g. CES, SXSW, etc.).
※ The content of support is subject to change depending on the status of DCEXPO 2021 and other events.
Details will be decided after consultation with the secretariat.

Companies supported last year

Click here for TechBiz2020 in DCEXPO2020

Company Name Technology Title
1 withID Magical experience realized by 3DCG VR
2 Gugenka Digital Figure Viewer HoloModels and Virtual Commerce
4 Recika Co., Ltd “livesola”, A blockchain-powered app for digital content sales and online live support
5 Chinougijutsu Co., Ltd. Ubimouse
6 Rikei Corporation Disaster Training VR “RIVR”
7 XPAND K.K. The XPAND Code, Super Contactless Linking Tool
8 Synamon Inc. Virtual place in the remote work era proposed by Synamon

Application Guidelines

It will be informed in early June (Only Japanese application is available.)


Digital Content Association of Japan
Tel: +81-3-3512-3905
Address: Kojimachi NK Bldg. 1F 2-14-2 Kojimachi Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, Japan