Bestmile Cofounder Anne Mellano Profiled by House of Switzerland

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Anne Mellano House of Switzerland profile

Bestmile cofounder Anne Mellano is featured on Switzerland’s Federal Department of Foreign Affairs’ “House of Switzerland” website. “Wide use of self-driving shuttles to complement public transport – this is the vision of Anne Mellano,” the article says.  “The young Swiss engineer is the co-founder of Bestmile, a successful start-up that creates innovative software for the management of autonomous and human-driven … Read More

Bestmile Joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

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Bestmile has joined nearly 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). By connecting with WBCSD’s network of forward-thinking businesses, across a variety of sectors, Bestmile can increase its impact on global sustainability. Read more.

Register for Our Webinar: Service Design to Ensure Success Before Launch

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Bestmile announced a new webinar to be held Tuesday, December 4 at 2:00 PM GMT/10:00 AM. The webinar, “Service Design for On-Demand Mobility Services: Ensure Success Before Launch,” will review how Bestmile’s new Service Design Offering can be used by mobility providers to test and simulate new services to optimize them prior to deployment. Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Time: … Read More

New Ridehailing Business Alto Selects Bestmile Technology to Manage and Optimize First-of-its-Kind Mobility Experience

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Bestmile’s Mobility Services Platform Enables Alto to Accelerate Time to Market and Offer Differentiated Service SAN FRANCISCO — Nov. 8, 2018 — Bestmile, the leading mobility services platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicle fleets, today announced that Alto, a new Dallas-based ridehailing business, will launch the first phase of its service next week, with on-demand … Read More

Bestmile Offers New Professional Consulting Service for Mobility Providers to Accurately Plan for New Mobility Services  

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New Service Design Offering Leverages Bestmile’s Proven Dispatching Logic and Optimization Algorithms to Reduce Risk and Accelerate Time to Market for New Mobility Services Bestmile announced its new Professional Consulting Service based on its Mobility Services Platform and advanced simulation capabilities. Called the Service Design Offering, the consulting service enables mobility providers to accurately plan and analyze service performance in … Read More

Why We Need “Air Traffic Control” for Vehicles

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Why We Need “Air Traffic Control” for Vehicles

The Associated Press reported earlier this year that, “One promise of ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft was fewer cars clogging city streets. But studies suggest the opposite: that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead.” The Numbers Don’t Lie Those studies, conducted by researchers at the Massachusetts … Read More

Watch Bestmile CEO Present at NOAH London

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Bestmile CEO and cofounder Raphael Gindrat will speak at NOAH London, held October 30-31, a conference the brings together Europe’s leading technology businesses, investors, and analysts to facilitate the funding of European businesses at any stage. The program is designed to allow investors and entrepreneurs tell their common success stories. Raphael will tell the Bestmile story on October 31 on at 9:50 … Read More

Bestmile Integrates and Demonstrates Mobility Services Platform with Lohr Cristal Vehicles

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Innovative Lohr Cristal vehicles can now be fully integrated with Bestmile’s Mobility Services Platform and a trial in France is expected before end of year. Bestmile announced the expansion of the company’s OEM partnerships with the platform’s integration with Lohr Cristal vehicles and a demonstration project in France later this year. “This project will demonstrate how Bestmile’s technology can be deeply integrated with an OEM vehicle to enable new mobility services,” said Raphael Gindrat, CEO and cofounder of Bestmile. “The trial will showcase … Read More

Bestmile Explains How to Manage Hybrid Driven and Autonomous Vehicles for Autonomy

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In the rush to develop autonomous vehicles and the safer, greener, traffic-free future that they promise, human-driven services like ridehailing and micro-transit are sometimes overlooked. Innovation in human-driven services is still happening, however, as competitors to early disruptors Uber and Lyft find niche opportunities, and there appears to be plenty of room for growth. This means human-driven and autonomous services … Read More

Global Mass Transit Executive Pierre Gosset Joins Bestmile Advisory Board

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Mass Transit Technology Leader to Advise Rapidly Growing Mobility Services Platform Maker Bestmile, the leading mobility services platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicles, today announced the appointment of Pierre Gosset, CTO of SYSTRA Group, as a member of the growing company’s Advisory Board. Pierre Gosset has more than 20 years of experience in mass transit. … Read More