Urban Data Challenge

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

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

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

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

Winning the Urban Data Challenge

Sylvie Reinhard, Apr. 18, 2013
We just came back from San Francisco, where we announced the winners of the Urban Data Challenge , launched at Lift13. We quickly wanted to share the inspiring results with you: Just how frustrated… Read more

Urban Data Challenge: international exhibition of your project

Sylvie Reinhard, Mar. 12, 2013
Only 3 weeks left to participate in the Urban Data Challenge between the cities of San Francisco, Geneva and Zurich! Thank you for the great feedback so far, we are delighted about the 300+ sign-ups… Read more

Urban Data Challenge at Lift13

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 17, 2013
We are delighted to announce that the Urban Data Challenge, a open data hackathon between the Cities of San Francisco, Geneva and Zurich will be launched at Lift13! This visualization competition of… Read more