On November 7th, BEST lab students pitched at Alumni and student category at Schulich Startup Night the 12th Edition.

YuRide, a startup based in the BEST Lab, founded by Artem Solovey, Vladimir Martinsov and Yash Chuahan entered the top 3 in Student category and pitched their solution to a more sustainable, cost and time efficient way to get the YorkU community on campus. 

POKET, founded by Kamil Shafiq, Abasifreke James (both Technion Alum 2014),  and Naba Siddiqui, entered the competition of the Alumni category and won the B.E.S.T. Pitch Award with their mobile technology that helps map offline merchants in emerging markets.