Business & Entrepreneurs

Lift Basel Meet-up Sept 1st

Sylvie Reinhard, Aug. 27, 2014
To celebrate the new Lift Basel coming up this November, we will host an informal meet-up on Sept. 1st 17:30 at the offices of our partner i-net. Join us to meet the Lift Team, get to know more about… Read more

Swiss Digital Alliance Manifesto launched

Sylvie Reinhard, Aug. 11, 2014
Lift just launched the Swiss Digital Alliance past weekend in Locarno together with our partner in crime Festival Tous Ecrans. The alliance represents some of Switzerland’s most active… Read more

Seedstars World Tour Finale at Lift15

Abir Oreibi, Jun. 16, 2014
Last February, Seedstars world 's startups were taking the stage at Lift14 to pitch their ideas as a pre-conference event. Flitto , an amazing team from Seoul became their first ever global… Read more

Lift China and Makers Tour Shanghai / Shenzhen

Johann Recordon, May. 28, 2014
From “made in China” to “made with China” At Lift, we like to picture ourselves as builders, as makers of connections. From its inception, eight years ago, we have worked… Read more

How to support entrepreneurs in the digital creative industry?

Sylvie Reinhard, Mar. 27, 2014
Last February we gathered young entrepreneurs active in the field of digital creative industry to discuss their needs and challenges. The workshop idea came out of a series of discussions initiated… Read more

Misfits Subcultures and innovation on the fringe

Sylvie Reinhard, Mar. 4, 2014
We just published the video of Alexa Clay’s talk at Lift14, where she explored the Misfit economy – and what we can all learn from Hermits, Gangsters, and Occupiers. Indeed as innovation… Read more

Startups Empowered by Space Technologies at Lift14

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 31, 2014
Did you know that Switzerland has the co-presidency of the European Space Agency ESA council since 2012? And that Switzerland has been a significant player in the space arena for the past 50 years?… Read more

Lift14 Session: New Family Businesses - Translating Traditions

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 20, 2014
Do what you love! Life is about the people you meet! Working on what you really care for, that’s the central creed of many a manifesto. But what about working with your loved ones? The people… Read more

Entering Last Stretch for the Seedstars World Competition

Magaly Mathys, Jan. 14, 2014
After 10 adventurous months travelling around the world, with a focus on the emerging markets and the fast growing startup scenes, the first stage of the Seedstars World competition is now over. The… Read more

Call for Speakers "The Sharing Economy Backlash"

Sylvie Reinhard, Dec. 18, 2013
For Lift14, taking place February 5-7 2014 in Geneva, we're still looking for speakers representing big players in the sharing economy, facing a backlash from incumbents and regulators - people… Read more

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