Lift14

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

Misfits Subcultures and innovation on the fringe

Sylvie Reinhard, Mar. 4, 2014
We just published the video of Alexa Clay’s talk at Lift14, where she explored the Misfit economy – and what we can all learn from Hermits, Gangsters, and Occupiers. Indeed as innovation… Read more

Lift14 Outcomes

Sylvie Reinhard, Feb. 12, 2014
A big thank you for for having participated in Lift14 and making it what it was! It was such a great pleasure seeing you all. We really hope that you enjoyed the experience and left inspired and… Read more

Live Newsroom Experiment at #lift14

Yann Heurtaux, Feb. 1, 2014
This year Lift Conference launches an experimental online Newsroom, paired with a physical one. Here is the vision behind it, powered by Gayané Adourian ( Agence Ondine ), Yann Heurtaux ( Medialab… 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

Lift14 Session: New Family Businesses - Translating Traditions

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 20, 2014
Do what you love! Life is about the people you meet! Working on what you really care for, that’s the central creed of many a manifesto. But what about working with your loved ones? The people… Read more

Röstigraben Express Registrations are Open!

Melanie Ducret, Jan. 17, 2014
For the third consecutive year, Lift participants get to ride the Röstigraben Express from Zürich to Geneva. «Traveling to and arriving at a conference often is an awkward experience»… Read more

Lift14 special session for young Lifters

Magaly Mathys, Jan. 16, 2014
Since 2011 we have offered free access for kids & teenagers to Lift and in 2012 we started designing special “Lift Youth” programs, such as the Minecraft Workshop taught by kids.… Read more

Entering Last Stretch for the Seedstars World Competition

Magaly Mathys, Jan. 14, 2014
After 10 adventurous months travelling around the world, with a focus on the emerging markets and the fast growing startup scenes, the first stage of the Seedstars World competition is now over. The… Read more

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