Business & Entrepreneurs

Lift India 2015 - Recap article, part 1

Augustin Solioz, Nov. 26, 2015
Spread over a full week of events, Lift India , an initiative in collaboration with swissnex India , brought together more than 400 people from the main cities of India, Asia and Europe. The… Read more

Lift India 2015 - Recap article, part 2

Augustin Solioz, Nov. 26, 2015
On top of the Lift India conference and Data Canvas Exhibition detailed in the first part of this recap article (recap video included), 7 of the best Swiss startups of 2015 joined the Lift team for a… Read more

Henri Bergius - Speaker in the Spotlight

Alex Hantson, Oct. 14, 2015
Henri Bergius , a.k.a. Bergie, originally from the Nordic country of Finland has now settled in Berlin. A developer but also an adventurer, Henri travels the world not only to fulfill his desire of… 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

Call for Volunteers - Lift16

Alex Hantson, Oct. 1, 2015
Are you an inquisitive team player with a passion for innovation? Are you enthusiastic about making Lift16 a unique experience for participants, speakers and volunteers alike? Are you English-… Read more

Call for Workshops now open! Submit your ideas here

Alex Hantson, Sep. 24, 2015
At Lift, we always keep a part of the program open to our community. We believe your knowledge and skills deserve to be shared! The best part of leading a workshop at a Lift conference is the ability… Read more

Lift China 2015 - Shanghai & Shenzhen

Johann Recordon, Jun. 26, 2015
With 260 participants, 18 speakers and 7 startups coming from fields as diverse as entrepreneurship, social and interactive design, academia, technological innovation and business, Lift China 2015… Read more

Lift sous la Coupole - 1st edition in Bern

Augustin Solioz, Mar. 20, 2015
On March 18, 2015, we hosted the first edition of “Lift sous la Coupole” in partnership with the parliamentary group Start-up and Le Réseau in Bern within the Federal Palace. This event… 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

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