Business & Entrepreneurs

Berlin’s most daring cultural entrepreneur at Lift

Sylvie Reinhard, Nov. 28, 2013
Juval Dieziger is co-founder and Chief Emotional Officer of Holzmarkt , one of Berlin’s most spectacular urban development projects. This 18’000 square-meter urban oasis at the… Read more

Misfits and intrapreneurs making change happen

Sylvie Reinhard, Nov. 20, 2013
The preparation calls with speakers to prepare their upcoming Lift Talks is always a source of great discussions and insights. In our skype call with Alexa Clay - speaker in the Lift14 session about… Read more

Pre-Lift14 event: Seedstars World worldwide startup competition

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 31, 2013
Lift will host the first Seedstars World Final Event 2014 on Tuesday 4th February afternoon at the CICG; a pre-Lift day under the sign of international startups and entrepreneurs coming from emerging… Read more

200 IDEAS and the future of Lift

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 22, 2013
There’s a new event in town, and the man behind it is Laurent Haug , founder of Lift! 200·IDEAS is an exclusive event for 300 decision makers in Geneva and will take place for the very… Read more

Win a Venture Trip to China

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 2, 2013
We are delighted to announce that CTI start-up is offering a new prize to reward Lift14 Venture Night winners: a business trip to China worth CHF 10'000 ! This is a fantastic opportunity for… Read more

Interview with Lift France Speaker Frédéric Bardeau

Sep. 23, 2013
Frédéric, who are you and what do you do? I'm nearly forty, I have 5 children and I'm a social entrepreneur, writer and trainer/professor with a passion for digital culture, education,… Read more

Debunking Myths About Entrepreneurs

Sylvie Reinhard, Aug. 30, 2013
Being a (reflective) practitioner I must admit that I am usually very critic about the practical use of research in economics. Although I have a degree in business administration and am highly… Read more

Porter Erisman, ex-VP alibaba.com at Lift14

Sylvie Reinhard, Jun. 27, 2013
We are thrilled to announce that Porter Erisman, ex-Vice-President at alibaba.com , will speak at Lift and host the first Swiss screening of " Crocodile in the Yangtze " during Lift 14, Feb… Read more

The Business Impact of Open Data: A Case Study

Sylvie Reinhard, Apr. 25, 2013
Recently Sylvie met Thomas Gauthier at the Lift office for coffee. Thomas is co-founder of Biometis , a startup which offers data-driven decision support services to healthcare companies. Thomas… Read more

Start-up Scene in Uruguay

Sylvie Reinhard, Feb. 26, 2013
Interesting article in Friday’s NYT about Uruguay’s gaming start-up scene: Ironhide for example encounters great success in the US with its game Kingdom Rush : it has been ranked one of… Read more

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