Lausanne, November 2015 – Swiss start-up Bestmile travels to Dublin to present its software solution for the remote control of driverless vehicles.
From November 3rd to November 5th Bestmile will attend the Web Summit event in Dublin, the Swiss start-up has been selected as part of the Alpha Program. This program selects a few number of startup companies in early stage all over the world. Alpha program enables Bestmile to present its software solution for fleet management of autonomous vehicles and is also a perfect opportunity to meet succesful entrepreneurs and exchange experiences.
Bestmile has been present at the ITS (Intelligent transportation world congress) in Bordeaux last October, where the start up launched the commercial version of the world first fleet management software for autonomous transportation.
Besides its partner Navya, Bestmile also collaborates with other driverless vehicles manufacturers such as Easymile and Local Motors. Discussions with other wellknown car manufacturers are also underway.
About Web Summit
Web Summit is an annual technology conference held in Dublin, Ireland since 2010. In four years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 22,000 from more than 110 countries. It´s been called “the best tecnnology conference on the planet”. The topic of the conference is centered on internet technology and attendees range from Fortune 500 companies to the world’s most exciting tech companies. This contains a mix of CEOs and founders of tech start ups together with a range of people from across the global technology industry, as well as related industries. (https://websummit.net)
Bestmile is a spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) that offers the solution to manage fleets of autonomous vehicles. Based in Switzerland and incorporated in January 2014, Bestmile develops a fleet management software that brings coherence to autonomous vehicle fleets by allowing them to be operated together as a public transportation system.
Benefiting from the support of worldwide experts in mobility, Bestmile positions itself as a major player in the revolution towards autonomous mobility. Its recent awards include the Swisscom StartUp Challenge Public Prize, the 29th place in the Top 100 Swiss start-up ranking and support from EPFL, Venturelab, the CTI, Innovaud, Genilem and the canton of Vaud.