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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

Lift India 2015 - Recap article, part 2

Augustin Solioz, Nov. 26, 2015
On top of the Lift India conference and Data Canvas Exhibition detailed in the first part of this recap article (recap video included), 7 of the best Swiss startups of 2015 joined the Lift team for a… Read more

The Lift16 Poster is here

Alex Hantson, Nov. 18, 2015
Each year, in the creative process of the conference, we collaborate with our friends at Bread and Butter who are responsible for the artistic direction of Lift16 in order to give the Lift poster its… Read more

Henri Bergius - Speaker in the Spotlight

Alex Hantson, Oct. 14, 2015
Henri Bergius , a.k.a. Bergie, originally from the Nordic country of Finland has now settled in Berlin. A developer but also an adventurer, Henri travels the world not only to fulfill his desire of… Read more

Student Competition for Lift16 is open!

Claudio Latorre, Oct. 8, 2015
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

Lift and Open Data

Alex Hantson, Oct. 8, 2015
Since 2011, the Lift team has been involved in three big projects around open data. For the first two years, we experimented on our own before partenering up with swissnex and Gray Area . From this… Read more

Call for Volunteers - Lift16

Alex Hantson, Oct. 1, 2015
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about making Lift16 a unique experience for participants, speakers and volunteers alike? Are you English-… Read more

Call for Workshops now open! Submit your ideas here

Alex Hantson, Sep. 24, 2015
At Lift, we always keep a part of the program open to our community. We believe your knowledge and skills deserve to be shared! The best part of leading a workshop at a Lift conference is the ability… Read more

Call for Volunteers - Lift India

Johann Recordon, Sep. 15, 2015
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about being an insider and making Lift India a unique experience? Are you english-speaking, outgoing, hard-… Read more

Volunteer at Lift Basel15 !

Marie Mayoly, Aug. 31, 2015
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 China 2015 - Shanghai & Shenzhen

Johann Recordon, Jun. 26, 2015
With 260 participants, 18 speakers and 7 startups coming from fields as diverse as entrepreneurship, social and interactive design, academia, technological innovation and business, Lift China 2015… Read more

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