GHV x JETRO DX-Conclave: Fostering Japan-India Deeptech Innovations

GHV x JETRO DX-Conclave: Fostering Japan-India Deeptech Innovations

GHV Innovation & Invest Co, is a prominent player in the innovation space, hosted its much-awaited event – “DX-Conclave” under DXLab™ Business (, a vertical of GHV, in partnership with JETRO & supported by IVCA, on 21-07-2023. The DX Conclave took place at Two Horizon, Gurugram, witnessing a delegation of 32 distinguished Entrepreneurs and Ministers from Japan and renowned Startup Founders along with Enterprise CXOs from India, marking a significant step towards fostering Japan-India deeptech innovation partnership.


DX-Conclave – Fostering Japan-India Partnership


DX-Conclave served as a platform for deeptech collaboration, knowledge exchange, experiences, and expertise between India and Japan in the fields of deeptech innovations.

Speaking during the event, the chief guest Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa (Member Of House Of Representatives, Japan | Secretary General Of ‘Japan-India Parliamentary Friendship League)  said “the startups and innovation in India are very much cutting-edge, so there’s the opportunity between India and Japan”. Also Mr. Nobutani (President, JETRO Global)  mentioned – Today’s event is important because there’s real business with 20 Japanese startups with opportunities here in the conclave.

Additionally the event witnessed key speeches from other distinguished leaders, Mr. Rajat Tandon (President IVCA), Mr. Takashi Suzuki (Chief Director General, JETRO, New Delhi India), Mr. Manish Sharma (Chairman, Panasonic Life Solutions India and South Asia ), & Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya (Founder, GHV), along with the GHV’s startup portfolio showcase.

During the DX-Conclave event, the winning startups of the India Innovation Challenge 2022 program by JETRO’s J-Bridge and GHV’s DXLab™ for Pananosnic and Denso were facilitated with winning certificates by the distinguished guests. India Innovation Challenge 2022 was a year-long program for Japanese enterprises to collaborate and co-create digital innovations with Indian startups. For Panasonic, the winner was Zodhya, AI – IOT startup reducing energy consumption and lowering carbon footprint and For Denso the winner was Tarsyer , a computer Vision deep learning startup.

Mr. Vikram Updhyaya (Founder, GHV)  to support the vision of  “Japan Zero To X” announced the first of its kind acceleration program under GHV Accelerator™ to invite Japanese startups to Make-In-India with Japan for Global.

DX-Conclave concluded with a vote of thanks and presenting  to  Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa and Mr. Nobutani  the book “Lines of Code”, authored by Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya, published by GHV, in association with JETRO.

DX-Conclave marks a significant milestone in the Japan-India partnership for deeptech innovation. GHV’s DXLab™ continues to build the collaboration between Japan and India in the field of technology and innovation promises to create future industries and lead to global economic growth. .

As a precursor to DX-Conclave, JETRO and NEDO organized a seminar on India-Japan Deeptech Innovation & Clean Energy on 20th July 2023 at ITC Maurya, New Delhi. The seminar witnessed key addresses from notable personalities including Mr. Yasutoshi Nishimura, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), and H.E. Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki, Ambassador of Japan to India. Meeting during the sidelines, Mr. Nishimura invited Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya & discussed various DX opportunities between Japan and India.

About DXLab – Enabling Digital Innovations for Enterprises

GHV’s DXLab a pioneer in Cross Border Digital Transformation (DX) business , empowering enterprises to take the next digital leap to become future ready .DXLab™ is a platform that offers enterprises a systematic approach to create profitable business value and new business models by leveraging new-age digital innovations.

DXLab’s Impact and Innovations

Distinguished Entrepreneurs and Ministers from Japan were showcased by DX success story of GHVs DXLAB™, where Maruti Suzuki showcased to the delegation at Innovation Gym, how startups grew 9x in revenue and 10x in valuation, through M.A.I.L.(Mobility & Automobile Innovation Lab)  by GHV in the last 5 years.


Japan External Trade Organization, is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world.

About GHV

Innovation and Investment Management Company committed to empower Entrepreneurs and Innovations across the globe.

About IVCA

It is  India’s apex body representing the interests of PE/VC industry, Real estate, Infrastructure and Credit funds, Limited Partners, Family offices & CVC’s




In Pictures

Speech by Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa (Member Of House Of Representatives, Japan | Secretary General Of ‘Japan-India Parliamentary Friendship League)


Speech by Mr. Nobutani (President, JETRO Global)


(From Left to Right) : Mr. Nobutani (President, JETRO Global) , Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa (Member Of House Of Representatives, Japan | Secretary General Of ‘Japan-India Parliamentary Friendship League) , Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya (Founder, GHV) , Mr. Takashi Suzuki (Chief Director General, JETRO, New Delhi India)


Applause by the Delegates

Speech by Mr. Manish Sharma ,Chairman, Panasonic Life Solutions India and South Asia)


Presenting to Mr. Daishiro Yamagiwa and Mr. Nobutani the book “Lines of Code”, authored by Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya, published by GHV, in association with JETRO


Speech by Mr. Rajat Tandon (President IVCA)


Photo with all the Delegates


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