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Need a Business Plan? Or Want to Upgrade Your Business Skills? JMEC 29 is open for applications

About JMEC

The Japan Market Expansion Competition (JMEC) is a business training program in Japan designed to foster the development of foreign businesses (project clients) in Japan while strengthening the business skills of up-and-coming executives (participants).

JMEC brings together highly motivated mid-career professionals willing to challenge themselves and companies in need of a business plan for their activities in the Japanese market. The core of the program is a competition in which participant groups compete to create the best business plan for their respective company clients, the project clients.

Become a Participant of JMEC 29

Are you looking to upgrade your business skills? JMEC is also looking for individual applicants to participate in the program and learn how to research and develop a professional business plan. This ‘mini MBA’ style program includes classroom training with experienced executives and successful entrepreneurs as lecturers—as well as hands-on experience in writing a business plan for a real business project, submitted by a real company.

Find out more in the Info Sheet below or through the JMEC 29 online Info Sessions for Participants. For info session details and to register, please see JMEC's website.

JMEC 29 Participant Info Sheet
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DCCJ Sponsorship available for Participants

The Danish Chamber of Commerce in Japan is happy to yet again offer a scholarship for the Japan Market Expansion Competition (JMEC).

The scholarship will cover 50 percent of the participation fee for JMEC 29 and will be granted to 1 member of the DCCJ. The lucky recipient will be chosen among any members of the DCCJ members who have successfully applied to JMEC 29 by the deadline of October 15th.

Both individual members, employees from a corporate member, as well as student members of DCCJ is eligible to receive the sponsorship.

Please contact if you have any questions about the scholarship.

Become a Project Client of JMEC

If you are a company in need of a business plan for your Japan market entry or expansion activities then JMEC is for you.

As a JMEC Project Client, you can receive a professional business plan developed by some of Japan's brightest up-and-coming business leaders for a fraction of the cost of hiring outside consultants.

To learn more about this opportunity, see the Info Sheets below, visit the JMEC homepage at and contact and to discuss and get more details.

JMEC 29 Project Client Info Sheet
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JMEC 29 Corporate Participant Info Sheet
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