Business & Entrepreneurs

Lift and Open Data

Alex Hantson, Oct. 8, 2015
Since 2011, the Lift team has been involved in three big projects around open data. For the first two years, we experimented on our own before partenering up with swissnex and Gray Area . From this… Read more

Call for Volunteers - Lift16

Alex Hantson, Oct. 1, 2015
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about making Lift16 a unique experience for participants, speakers and volunteers alike? Are you English-… Read more

Call for Workshops now open! Submit your ideas here

Alex Hantson, Sep. 24, 2015
At Lift, we always keep a part of the program open to our community. We believe your knowledge and skills deserve to be shared! The best part of leading a workshop at a Lift conference is the ability… Read more

Lift China 2015 - Shanghai & Shenzhen

Johann Recordon, Jun. 26, 2015
With 260 participants, 18 speakers and 7 startups coming from fields as diverse as entrepreneurship, social and interactive design, academia, technological innovation and business, Lift China 2015… Read more

Lift sous la Coupole - 1st edition in Bern

Augustin Solioz, Mar. 20, 2015
On March 18, 2015, we hosted the first edition of “Lift sous la Coupole” in partnership with the parliamentary group Start-up and Le Réseau in Bern within the Federal Palace. This event… Read more

Data Canvas: Sense Your City

Johann Recordon, Nov. 17, 2014
In 2015, swissnex SF , Lift and Gray Area join forces again to bring about change in the urban landscape. With the collaboration of SEEED Studio , a Chinese hardware platform for and by makers, the… Read more

Open Data at Lift China

Johann Recordon, Oct. 24, 2014
During Lift China, Feng Gao and TH Schee , two entrepreneurs from Shanghai and Taiwan, held a workshop on open data and its implications in Asia. We thought the timing was right to send in our writer… Read more

What a Busy Year: Lift Activities Updates

Abir Oreibi, Oct. 22, 2014
You may have heard these past few weeks about Lift Basel, Lift China or other Lift projects - fantastic things are going on! We thought it's time to give you aconsolidated update on Lift’s… Read more

Lift sous la Coupole in Bern

Abir Oreibi, Oct. 20, 2014
Since 2006 Lift has been an active supporter and facilitator of the Swiss startup ecosystem through its various events and activities. We offer a platform to showcase upcoming projects (like in… Read more

Lift Makers Tour Results in China's First Biohackspace

Johann Recordon, Oct. 1, 2014
Temporarily hosted at Chaihuo hackspace , Haoqimao (litteraly "curious cat") is an initiative of Tony Gu (顾庆峰) , a Shenzhen-based entrepreneur. As a biohackspace, Haoqimao invites people… Read more

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