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Lift China Open Call for Workshops and Masterclasses

Johann Recordon, Mar. 31, 2015
Ever dreamt of leading a workshop or masterclass at a Lift conference? Want to discover and engage with the Chinese innovation ecosystems as part of the Lift community? At Lift, we always keep a part… Read more

The winning projects of Data Canvas: Sense Your City have been chosen!

Johann Recordon, Mar. 27, 2015
After 10 weeks of competition, we have received 34 amazing submissions from 62 creators around the world. Our international jury rated each one of them based on various criteria such as Creativity in… Read more

Lift sous la Coupole - 1st edition in Bern

Augustin Solioz, Mar. 20, 2015
On March 18, 2015, we hosted the first edition of “Lift sous la Coupole” in partnership with the parliamentary group Start-up and Le Réseau in Bern within the Federal Palace. This event… Read more

Design Fiction Workshop with ESA

Augustin Solioz, Feb. 11, 2015
At Lift15, we ran a 2-hours workshop with José Achache from the European Space Agency and Nicolas Nova. The idea was to discuss emerging technologies developed by ESA and look at the near future worlds in which they exist. Read more

Lift15 Youth Program

Johann Recordon, Jan. 14, 2015
On Wednesday, February 4, all young lifters from 13 to 18 years old enter for free when accompanied by a Lift15 participants! Come check out some insipiring and intriguing installations, ideas and… Read more

Ride the Röstigraben Express to Lift15 !

Marie Mayoly, Jan. 7, 2015
T ravel to Geneva for free. We are delighted to announce that Zurich-based companies Panter , Ginetta and Stimmt will sponsor the ride in the Röstigraben-Express from the Swiss-german parts of… Read more

Worldwide swissnex offices at Lift15

Johann Recordon, Dec. 10, 2014
The full swissnex network will participate at Lift15 and contribute to the program, bringing you amazing breakouts and an international lounge. For many years, Lift and the swissnex network have… Read more

Volunteer at Lift15!

Marie Mayoly, Dec. 3, 2014
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about being an insider and making Lift15 a unique experience ? Are you english-speaking, outgoing , hard-working… 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

On recherche un-e stagiaire Business Development & Sales

Johann Recordon, Nov. 12, 2014
Lift est à la recherche d’un-e stagiaire ! Tu gères l’anglais à l’écrit et à l’oral, tu as un esprit organisé et tu es surtout motivé-e ? Alors le titre de ton futur rôle est… 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 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

Volunteer at Lift Basel !

Marie Mayoly, Oct. 16, 2014
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about being an insider and making Lift Basel a unique experience? Are you english-speaking, outgoing, hard-… 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

Start-up call now open!

Marie Mayoly, Oct. 1, 2014
Is your start-up a success story? Share it with Lift's international community of CEOs, entrepreneurs, designers and academics; submit your project to our panel. Lift , Alp ICT , CTI start-up ,… Read more

The Lift15 Poster is here

Alex Hantson, Aug. 28, 2014
Each year, in the creative process of the conference, we collaborate with our friends at Bread and Butter in order to give the Lift poster its unique visual identity. The creative process includes… 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

Swiss Digital Alliance Manifesto launched

Sylvie Reinhard, Aug. 11, 2014
Lift just launched the Swiss Digital Alliance past weekend in Locarno together with our partner in crime Festival Tous Ecrans. The alliance represents some of Switzerland’s most active… Read more

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