Life & Society

The secret powers of gamification

Louis Piaget, Jun. 10, 2016
Playing a game is the voluntary effort to overcome unnecessary obstacles. Bernard Suits Humans are mainly happy when they experience two situations: working towards a motivating goal and reaching… Read more

Game Jam at Lift16

Augustin Solioz, Apr. 25, 2016
During Lift16, we partnered up with Breathing Games and the Swiss Game Center to launch the Health Game Jam, a co-creation event that added a layer of fun and gamification to cystic fibrosis therapy… Read more

Lift16 - Event Report

Johann Recordon, Mar. 8, 2016
For the 11th edition of the Lift Conference in Geneva, Lift16 gathered more than 1,000 participants coming from 35 countries around the world. Spread over three days of workshops, masterclasses,… Read more

Artificial Intelligence, Technology without Alternative? at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 24, 2016
To continue the program of Friday, February 12, at Lift16, we went beyond the buzz and into the reality of AI with speakers from the USA, Germany and Switzerland in the session Artificial… Read more

From Digital Transition to Ecological Resilience at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 24, 2016
To start off Friday, February 12, at Lift16, we decided to look at innovation through the lens of sustainability in the session From Digital Transition to Ecological Resilience , with speakers from… Read more

Making Sense of Technology

Alex Hantson, Feb. 14, 2016
As the closing session of Lift16 on Friday, February 12, Making Sense of Technology featured three speakers established in the United Kingdom who explore and question our relationship with technology… Read more

HEAD questions our relationship with technology at Lift16

Alex Hantson, Jan. 27, 2016
Building on a long-term partnership with Lift Conference, HEAD – Genève will show three 2015 graduation projects and two ongoing student works from MA Media Design at Lift16. These projects… Read more

Artanim, taking Virtual Reality to a whole new level

Alex Hantson, Jan. 27, 2016
Want to discover a one-of-a-kind virtual reality experience? Check out Immersive Explorers by Artanim at Lift16 and teleport yourself into the most realistic spaceship. Artanim is a non-profit… Read more

Interactive projects by CERN at Lift16

Alex Hantson, Jan. 21, 2016
For the sixth year in a row, CERN is collaborating with Lift for their Geneva flagship conference, Lift16 . Taking place on February 10-12, Lift16 is the 11th edition and will welcome over 1,000… Read more

Laur Fisher - Speaker in the Spotlight

Alex Hantson, Jan. 20, 2016
Meet Laur Fisher , a research scientist at MIT and the project manager of Climate CoLab , a collaborative platform to work on solutions about climate change. She will be speaking at Lift16 in the… Read more

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