01 / 12 / 2016

Floating Architecture

As technology advances, cities are no longer confined to terra firma. more

19 / 01 / 2017

9th LIGAconvent - Best of

We are looking back on a successful year as well as forward to the future of LIGANOVA at our ninth LIGAconvent - an event of expertise and insight.

Our LIGAConvent event is an annual opportunity to hone in on the year’s trends and highlights, as well as make some predictions for the future. Featuring a range of speakers addressing timely topics, the lineup provided plenty of inspiration, discussion and food for thought.   more

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24 / 11 / 2016

SMART CITIES: REVOLUTIONISING THE URBAN EXPERIENCE

Using big data to make cities work smarter for people and the planet.

24 / 11 / 2016

Train of Thought: Indulgent Railway Adventures

From icons of history to the edge of the earth, we recommend some more amazing journeys on the iron horse.

» Travel

10 / 11 / 2016

Inspiration from Berlin

Cosy up for winter in the capital with Niko Woischnik, a key player in the local tech scene. more

27 / 10 / 2016

BEYOND360° VIDEO

From AR-enabled tablets to virtual vacations, hotels are embracing this new technology. more

30 / 09 / 2016

FRUITS OF SUCCESS: FROM THE CITY TO THE VINEYARDS

Charting an inspiring journey from the Berlin media world to producing prize-winning wines.

Ahead of her inspiration talk, part of a LIGANOVA series profiling interesting individuals and stories, we sat down with German vintner Katharina Wechsler about the challenges of changing career and how she turned her family’s vineyard business into a successful brand – Weingut Wechsler. Plus, she shares her top three tips for switching professions.   Credit: Weingut Wechsler // Header: Katharina Wechsler by Patricia Seibert How did your career change succeed and what triggered it in the first place?After my sociology studies I worked as an editor for a TV production company in Berlin. I quickly realized, however, that I was unfulfilled in terms of more

22 / 09 / 2016

Drones, Pods and Flying Taxis: The Future of Urban Transit

At the cutting-edge of city transport solutions, sci-fi becomes reality.

From pod cars and monorails to drones and flying taxis, the future of urban transit is about to arrive. Driven by the issue of terrestrial traffic in the wake of rapid and ongoing urbanisation across the world, these technologies present some of more

08 / 09 / 2016

VR Fashion Retail Reality

More and more fashion and retail companies are using emerging tech to break down traditional retail barriers. more

01 / 09 / 2016

PIONEERING PARTNERSHIPS #5

We continue our journey through the wonderful world of collaborative innovation.

25 / 08 / 2016

STATIONERY THAT DOESN’T STAND STILL

In the digital era, designers are reviving the lost craft of handwritten communication.

» Design