Shanghai Open Data Apps

Augustin Solioz, Aug. 30, 2016
We are proud to collaborate once again with our friends from the Open Data community in China and announce our strategic partnership with the Shanghai Open Data Apps . Open data being a topic we… Read more

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

Enter the Anti-Disciplinary Space at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
For the last session of Thursday, February 11, at Lift16, we focused on the topic of creativity in the session Enter the Anti-Disciplinary Space , with 2 speakers from the USA and 2 from Switzerland… Read more

The Wild Promises of the Digital Customer Experience at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
Second session held on Thursday, February 11, The Wild Promises of the Digital Customer Experience welcomed two speakers from the USA and Sweden who talked about the relationship in the digital world… Read more

Blockchain Technology Beyond Bitcoin at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
As the opening session of Lift16 on Thursday, February 11, Blockchain Technology Beyond Bitcoin featured three international experts from various fields related to the blockchain. From art to science… 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

Lift 2015 Recap

Alex Hantson, Jan. 5, 2016
2015 Was a very special year for Lift in many ways. Follow our numerous events through this short recap! Lift15 - February 2015 In its tenth consecutive year, ou main event Lift 15 attracted a new… Read more

Lift China Maker Interview

Alex Hantson, Dec. 28, 2015
To give you an insider's perspective, we interviewed a Swiss maker who joined us in Shanghai and Shenzhen in June 2015 during Lift China . We wanted to share his experience of discovering a new… Read more

Lift Prototyping Lab

Augustin Solioz, Dec. 17, 2015
This year at Lift16, we are launching a new, three-day program co-designed with Greg Bernarda : the Lift Prototyping Lab, in collaboration with Strategyzer , the team behind the international… Read more

MassChallenge Startup Summit to launch in Geneva !

Alex Hantson, Dec. 16, 2015
Joining forces with MassChallenge Switzerland, Lift is proud to announce that the MassChallenge Startup Summit will be hosted during the Lift16 conference on February 10, 2016. For this exclusive… Read more

Lift and Youth

Alex Hantson, Dec. 9, 2015
At Lift, we believe that all people should play and tinker with technologies that will be influencing their present and future. One way of doing this is to discover innovative projects and meet… Read more

Lift India 2015 - Recap article, part 1

Augustin Solioz, Nov. 26, 2015
Spread over a full week of events, Lift India , an initiative in collaboration with swissnex India , brought together more than 400 people from the main cities of India, Asia and Europe. The… Read more