Life & Society

Lift14 Session: New Family Businesses - Translating Traditions

Sylvie Reinhard, Jan. 20, 2014
Do what you love! Life is about the people you meet! Working on what you really care for, that’s the central creed of many a manifesto. But what about working with your loved ones? The people… Read more

Röstigraben Express Registrations are Open!

Melanie Ducret, Jan. 17, 2014
For the third consecutive year, Lift participants get to ride the Röstigraben Express from Zürich to Geneva. «Traveling to and arriving at a conference often is an awkward experience»… Read more

Lift14 special session for young Lifters

Magaly Mathys, Jan. 16, 2014
Since 2011 we have offered free access for kids & teenagers to Lift and in 2012 we started designing special “Lift Youth” programs, such as the Minecraft Workshop taught by kids.… Read more

Unleashing entrepreneurial spirit by ensuring unconditional income for all?

Sylvie Reinhard, Dec. 27, 2013
At Lift we like to explore concepts, which at first sight might look like too audacious or downright utopian, as they allow us to challenge basic assumptions. The “guaranteed monthly income… Read more

Call for Speakers "The Sharing Economy Backlash"

Sylvie Reinhard, Dec. 18, 2013
For Lift14, taking place February 5-7 2014 in Geneva, we're still looking for speakers representing big players in the sharing economy, facing a backlash from incumbents and regulators - people… Read more

Röstigraben Express : Unique Sponsoring Opportunity!

Melanie Ducret, Dec. 18, 2013
L ift has successfully played host to the Röstigraben Express for two years running. Much like the legendary Fondue evening, it is fast becoming a must-attend by Lift participants coming from German-… Read more

Student Competition For Lift14 Now Launched

Melanie Ducret, Dec. 16, 2013
On behalf of the City of Geneva , we are delighted to extend an invitation to 20 students to attend Lift14. We welcome applications from Swiss and international students with varying degrees of… Read more

Berlin’s most daring cultural entrepreneur at Lift

Sylvie Reinhard, Nov. 28, 2013
Juval Dieziger is co-founder and Chief Emotional Officer of Holzmarkt , one of Berlin’s most spectacular urban development projects. This 18’000 square-meter urban oasis at the… Read more

Misfits and intrapreneurs making change happen

Sylvie Reinhard, Nov. 20, 2013
The preparation calls with speakers to prepare their upcoming Lift Talks is always a source of great discussions and insights. In our skype call with Alexa Clay - speaker in the Lift14 session about… Read more

Lift Youth in Marseille

Sylvie Reinhard, Oct. 25, 2013
At the 5 th edition of Lift with Fing in Marseille we organized for the first time a “Lift Youth”-format, welcoming over 200 teenagers from France and Switzerland. To entertain the… Read more

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