innovation

Shanghai Urban Entrepreneurs Workshop

Rayan Bastreghi, Dec. 20, 2016
We were back in China with the Urban Entrepreneurs project and a workshop ran in Shanghai on November 19 2016 in partnership with swissnex China and with the support of Nestlé China . Working with… Read more

Seoul Urban Entrepreneurs Workshop

Rayan Bastreghi, Nov. 18, 2016
Our first Urban Entrepreneurs ideation workshop took place in Seoul on November 12, 2016! Urban Entrepreneurs, Smarten your city! from Asiance . The Urban Entrepreneurs journey just started in Seoul… 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

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

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

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

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

200 IDEAS and the future of Lift

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 22, 2013
There’s a new event in town, and the man behind it is Laurent Haug , founder of Lift! 200·IDEAS is an exclusive event for 300 decision makers in Geneva and will take place for the very… Read more

Debunking Myths About Entrepreneurs

Sylvie Reinhard, Aug. 30, 2013
Being a (reflective) practitioner I must admit that I am usually very critic about the practical use of research in economics. Although I have a degree in business administration and am highly… Read more