When digital transformation is done right, it’s like a caterpillar turning into a butterfly, but when done wrong, all you have is a really fast caterpillar.

George Westerman, MIT Sloan Initiative on the Digital Economy

Future proof your business

Digital Transformation Acceleration Program (DTAP)

Dynamic changes are taking place in the world fuelled by technology and digital adoption, which is transforming the business world dramatically. The lifespan of companies is becoming shorter because of digital disruption.

Malaysian companies are still lagging behind in adopting digital technologies due to:

DTAP Objectives:

To future proof Malaysian companies to ensure their competitiveness in the coming years.

Providing a structured approach for participating companies in embarking on their digital transformation journey, supported by Digital Transformation Lab’s.

DTAP Intended Outcome:

Increased Productivity

Reduced Dependency on Foreign Labour

New Sources of Growth / Business Models

DTAP is complemented with a matching grant, as the result of a partnership between MDEC and MIDA. The DTAP Pilot grant has been created with the objective of assisting companies to leverage on Digital Transformation Lab’s expertise and assistance in addressing pain points or exploit opportunities in the digital space, while adopting emerging digital technologies.

Digital Transformation Labs Partners

Digital Transformation Labs (DTL) are global experts who help companies identify business pain points using specific methodologies to brainstorm on new ideas, design new business model, develop new product and/or technology design and finally pilot the implementation plan. DTL are critical part of the pilot phase as it basically sets out the digital transformation journey.

How to Kickstart Your Journey

To download DTAP program guideline, please answer these 3 questions:


What is the number of your full-time employees?

  • More than 200 employees
  • From 30 to less than 200 employees
  • Less than 30 employees


Are you thinking of embarking or have embark on digital transformation for your organization?

  • Yes
  • No


Are you looking for a structured approach to adopt digital?

  • Yes
  • No

DTAP Pilot Grant guidelines :


You may want to join our digital transformation series. Kindly leave your contact details and we will revert to you in due course.

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Companies embarking on digital transformation may be eligible to claim tax deduction on certain expenditures as provided in Income Tax Act 1967 [ITA] and its subsidiary legislations.

Please download the Taxation Guide from the below link.

You may visit www.hasil.gov.my for further information. However, if you have any specific enquiries or issues need to be addressed, we suggest you seek advice from your tax agent directly.


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Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) Sdn Bhd
2360 Persiaran APEC
63000 Cyberjaya
Selangor Darul Ehsan

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