Science & Technology

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

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

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

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

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

Robots in Residence At Lift14

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 28, 2014
Lift is partnering with the CineGlobe Film Festival at CERN and the Tribeca Film Institute for the upcoming “Story Matter” Hackathon , taking place March 15-19 2014 at CERN. To get the… Read more

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