Life & Society

Data Canvas: Sense Your City Exhibition in Geneva

Johann Recordon, Apr. 20, 2015
Opening of international exhibitions in Geneva Since March 27, 2015, the 14 winning projects of the online data visualization competition Data Canvas: Sense Your City have been online for all to see… Read more

Student Competition for Lift15 is on

Marie Mayoly, Nov. 20, 2014
Since the early days of Lift, students have always been an important part of the community and we are delighted to carry on with this "tradition" :) Thanks to the City of Geneva , we are… 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 China showcases projects from HEAD Geneva

Johann Recordon, Jun. 16, 2014
In order to kick off this event in style, let us share with you some shiny representatives of the emerging digital creative scene in Switzerland and China that will be exhibited at Lift China ! We… Read more

A session for young brilliant minds

Magaly Mathys, Mar. 10, 2014
At Lift, we believe that it is essential for teenagers to get opportunities to play and tinker with technologies influencing their future. One way to do this is to discover cool projects and meet… 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

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

Röstigraben Express Registrations are Open!

Melanie Ducret, Jan. 17, 2014
For the third consecutive year, Lift participants get to ride the Röstigraben Express from Zürich to Geneva. «Traveling to and arriving at a conference often is an awkward experience»… Read more

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