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Gender Equality Hackathon; 17-19 November 2017

Kaylan Holst-Roness, Oct. 10, 2017
Following the Migration Policy Hack in 2016, we are delighted to collaborate once again with Foraus and to be back at Impact Hub Geneva for the Gender Equality Hackathon organized by the Think Tank… Read more

Lift:Lab17, 1-3 March 2017

Natalie Jotikasthira, Jun. 15, 2017
From staring to making: a new innovative format After 11 editions of the Lift Conference in Geneva, Lift came back this year for its annual event with a new format. The Lift Conference became the… Read more

The Future of Education: What if designing failure resulted in more effective learning?

Natalie Jotikasthira, Apr. 11, 2017
On March 1st 2017, we hosted an interactive workshop about the future of education during our event Lift:Lab. We had the pleasure to welcome participants from various sectors and diverse backgrounds… Read more

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

Geneva Urban Entrepreneurs Workshop

Rayan Bastreghi, Dec. 20, 2016
Blockchain & Energy The workshop in Geneva on "Blockchain & Energy" kicked off in Geneva on November 24 with a focus on the “future of energy”, and more particularly on… Read more

Bangalore & Manesar Urban Entrepreneurs Workshops

Rayan Bastreghi, Dec. 8, 2016
Urban Entrepreneurs from India gather in Manesar & Bangalore Following our Lift India endeavours in 2015 , Lift teamed up with swissnex India to organize two ideation workshops in Bangalore and… Read more

Lausanne Urban Entrepreneurs Workshop

Augustin Solioz, Nov. 29, 2016
Following the first ideation Urban entrepreneurs workshops serie in Seoul, we kicked off the Swiss Urban Entrepreneurs roadshow in Lausanne on November 19 2016 at Hackuarium , a bio hackerspace… 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

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

The secret powers of gamification

Louis Piaget, Jun. 10, 2016
Playing a game is the voluntary effort to overcome unnecessary obstacles. Bernard Suits Humans are mainly happy when they experience two situations: working towards a motivating goal and reaching… Read more

Game Jam at Lift16

Augustin Solioz, Apr. 25, 2016
During Lift16, we partnered up with Breathing Games and the Swiss Game Center to launch the Health Game Jam, a co-creation event that added a layer of fun and gamification to cystic fibrosis therapy… Read more

Lift16 - Event Report

Johann Recordon, Mar. 8, 2016
For the 11th edition of the Lift Conference in Geneva, Lift16 gathered more than 1,000 participants coming from 35 countries around the world. Spread over three days of workshops, masterclasses,… Read more

Artificial Intelligence, Technology without Alternative? at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 24, 2016
To continue the program of Friday, February 12, at Lift16, we went beyond the buzz and into the reality of AI with speakers from the USA, Germany and Switzerland in the session Artificial… 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

Enter the Anti-Disciplinary Space at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
For the last session of Thursday, February 11, at Lift16, we focused on the topic of creativity in the session Enter the Anti-Disciplinary Space , with 2 speakers from the USA and 2 from Switzerland… Read more

The Wild Promises of the Digital Customer Experience at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
Second session held on Thursday, February 11, The Wild Promises of the Digital Customer Experience welcomed two speakers from the USA and Sweden who talked about the relationship in the digital world… Read more

Blockchain Technology Beyond Bitcoin at Lift16

Johann Recordon, Feb. 23, 2016
As the opening session of Lift16 on Thursday, February 11, Blockchain Technology Beyond Bitcoin featured three international experts from various fields related to the blockchain. From art to science… Read more

Making Sense of Technology

Alex Hantson, Feb. 14, 2016
As the closing session of Lift16 on Friday, February 12, Making Sense of Technology featured three speakers established in the United Kingdom who explore and question our relationship with technology… Read more

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

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