Feb. 5-7 2014 – CICG, Geneva, Switzerland

Learn at Lift14

Inspiring Talks

Lift will expose you to unexpected ideas, thinkers and doers from all over the globe.

Confirmed speakers include Bracken Darrell president and CEO of Logitech, Porter Erisman movie director, ex-VP alibaba.com telling the story of a westerner inside China's alibaba, Alexa Clay co-author of The Misfit Economy and David Pescovitz, co-editor and managing partner at Boing Boing and research director at Institute for the Future - to name just a few!

Meet all Lift14 Speakers


Emerging Startups

Alp ICT Venture Night

Discover eight promising Swiss startups hitting the main stage to pitch their project and convince the audience (you!) to vote for them and win great prizes.

This special startup evening is open to the public; so no excuses not to be there and vote for your favorite startup!

When? Thursday evening 6th February.

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Startup Lounge

Visit the startup lounge and meet promising entrepreneurs. Several startups - Swiss and international - showcase their innovative projects to all participants.

Discover cutting edge prototypes and products at the very heart of Lift14.

When? All three days, Feb. 5-7.

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Seedstars World

Meet 20 international startups coming from emerging startup scenes.

Following a world tour to find entrepreneurs with cutting edge projects, Team Seedstars have made it to Geneva to present their final selection of 20 startups during the pre-Lift14 event - the Seedstars World final!

When? Tuesday afternoon 4th February.

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Lift Youth

After the success of the masterclass led by kids last year, we concocted an extended and special program for young Lifters:

  • talk by a teenage inventor
  • 3-D printing with the Neuchâtel Fablab
  • guided tour of the Experience exhibition

Lift, inspiring the future generation of innovators!

When? Wednesday 5th February.

Lift participants enjoy free access for their children, contact us to register.

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