Bestmile Featured in Auto Futures

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Bestmile interview Auto Futures

Bestmile’s Sebastien Ruffino was interviewed by Auto Futures at the Shift Automotive Conference during the Geneva International Motor Show. He explains how mobility service providers are using Bestmile’s proven mobility services platform to reduce risks and accelerate time to market. Watch now.

Autonomous Economics: Can OEMs Make More Money Selling Fewer Vehicles?

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Auto sales are expected to fall to 16.8 million units in 2019 in the United States, down 1.1 percent from 17 million in 2018. “U.S. auto sales are tumbling further and further away from record highs hit just a few years ago,” CNBC reported. Researchers at McKinsey predict that private autos will account for about 10 percent of passenger miles … Read More

Bestmile Featured In Fleet Europe

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Bestmile featured in fleet europe

Bestmile won third place in Fleet Europe’s 2018 Smart Mobility Awards, announced in Barcelona in November. The publishers of Fleet Europe and Global Fleet websites sat down with Bestmile CEO Raphaël Gindrat to get an update on the company. Read More.

Integrating Autonomous Vehicles with Public Transport On-Demand Webinar

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recorded webinar integrating autonomous vehicles with public transit

More than 300 mobility professionals registered for Bestmile’s February 26 webinar, “Integrating Autonomous Vehicles with Public Transport.” Bestmile’s Luc Texier, who has guided many of the world’s first and most successful public autonomous vehicle projects, shared best practices based on lessons learned from real-world experience. The recorded webinar is now available on-demand. Watch it now. The webinar reviews the many … Read More

How Cities Can Take Back Their Streets with Micro-Transit

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bestmiles cities take back streets with micro-transit

The rise of Transportation Network Companies (TNCs)–the industry name for peer-to-peer ridehailing services like Uber and Lyft have, in many cases, disrupted public transit and with it, urban planning and management. While promising to reduce congestion, like TNCs have in fact worsened traffic and decreased public transit utilization. Transit analyst Bruce Schaller found that “TNCs have added 5.7 billion miles … Read More

The City as a Platform: How Cities and New Mobility Services Can Work Together

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Many cities have been caught off-guard by the arrival of shared mobility services on their streets. New York City, for example, has stopped issuing ridehailing licenses after data showed that the services had added thousands of vehicles to city streets and significantly worsened congestion. San Francisco hasn’t stopped issuing licenses, but a report by the county’s transportation authority found ridehailing … Read More

Integrating Autonomous Shuttles with Public Transit

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According to the United Nations, nearly 70 percent of the world will live in cities by 2050. The International Organization for Migration says that three million people move into the world’s cities every week. Autonomous vehicles (AVs) are one possible solution to make it easier for cities to accommodate more people, by making it easier for more people to get … Read More

Register for New Webinar: Integrating Autonomous Vehicles with Public Transport

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Bestmile announced a new webinar to be held Tuesday, February 26 at 13:00 CET. The webinar, “Integrating Autonomous Vehicles with Public Transport,” will share best practices to ensure successful integration of new mobility services with existing public transit networks. Presenter: Luc Texier, Business Development Director, Bestmile Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Time: 13:00 CET Register Today! Get Now Mobility Services … Read More

Bestmile’s Raphaël Gindrat Interviewed on the StartUp Show

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Raphael Gindrat interviewed on the StartUp Show

Watch the interview of Bestmile CEO Raphael Gindrat on Episode #145 of the StartUp Show on Host Cédric Bollag and Raphaël discuss Bestmile’s customers, the challenges facing both the customers–mobility service providers–and Bestmile as the new mobility landscape continues to evolve. They also talk about how an entrepreneur can (or can’t) lead a balanced life, how to communicate with … Read More

Bestmile Named Top Company in Europe in 2019 Global Cleantech 100

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On January 28, 2019, Bestmile was named by Cleantech Group to the prestigious 2019 Global Cleantech 100, and is the “Company of the Year” from the Europe/Israel region. More than 13,000 companies from 90 countries were considered for the recognition. The Global Cleantech 100 is an annual guide to the leading companies in sustainable innovation. It features the private, independent, for-profit … Read More