open data

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

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

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

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

Public Transport Open Data Challenge : And The Winners Are...

Melanie Ducret, Dec. 11, 2013
Back in September, transports publics genevois - tpg launched the first real-time open data API in Switzerland! This also marked the start of a close collaboration with Lift who helped gather… Read more

Sami Kanaan opens Urban Data Challenge exhibit at OKcon

Johann Recordon, Oct. 9, 2013
On the second day of the world’s leading open data and open knowledge event , Sami Kanaan, Counselor for the city of Geneva, officially opened the Urban Data Challenge exhibit, showcasing some… Read more

Real-time Data Competition for Geneva Public Transport

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 7, 2013
Last month transports publics genevois - tpg has launched the first real-time open data API in Switzerland! To kick this off properly and promote the creative use of the data, tpg has mandated Lift… Read more

Public Transport Geneva launches real-time API

Sylvie Reinhard, Sep. 9, 2013
Today the public transport agency of Geneva ( TPG ) is officially launching a real-time open data API , featuring the data of the next departures. This is the first real-time open data portal of its… Read more

OKCon 2013 Call for Proposals – out now!

Magaly Mathys, May. 7, 2013
Event . OKCon 2013 – 17th-18th September 2013, Geneva, Switzerland. Call for Proposals . Find the call, FAQs and the submission form on the OKCon 2013 Call for Proposal webpage . Deadline . The… Read more

Meet Jay Nath, the One-Man Municipal Accelerator

Sylvie Reinhard, May. 2, 2013
San Francisco and the entire Bay Area are well known as a tech innovation hotbed, for a thriving private sector with all its Googles, Facebooks and so on. But what about the public sector? What can a… Read more

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