E02 – Nadina Busuioc – Data Science for Good

In this episode of BEST Alumni Podcast we talk with Nadina Busuioc about her work in data science and ambition to apply her experience for greater good. Nadina tells us about her 12-year long career at Procter & Gamble, how it is to be a woman in a male-dominated field and how Aspen Young Leaders […]

E01 – Joao Rei – Hackathons for Innovation

In the very first episode of BEST Alumni Podcast we talk to Joao Rei about hackathons as tools for innovation. He shares how he got to his current occupation which sort of resembles the days in BEST: he travels and organises events. The difference being this time he gets paid to do it. We also […]

Politibot chatbot for journalists – an alumni story

Politibot’s innovation in journalism, funding from Google and some news for next edition of ABC – this is what you can find in our interview with Miguel Eduardo Gil Biraud a.k.a. Franchu. He’s a BEST Valladolid alumnus (’03-’07), ABC veteran and this year joining us in the organising team for ABC 2018. This is the first post […]

Closing ABC Tallinn

After 9 intensive months of planning, communicating, promoting and organising, ABC Tallinn is finally over! During the 3 days of the event, we networked, inspired each other and exchanged valuable information. The setting of Tallinn as an established start-up environment was ideal and helped us attract many participants and also very interesting speakers. In case […]

Final sprint until ABC

We are putting the final touches on the 2017 edition of ABC! We just updated our website with the final list of speakers and schedule, so go check it out! Looking forward to meeting you all in Tallinn next week!

Speakers’ line-up for ABC 2017

It’s been a long silent period, but we’ve been busy preparing for yet another awesome ABC edition in the background! And the result? We have just announced the line-up of the first speakers for this edition! Head to the ‘Speakers‘ section from the top menu and meet the people that will share their experiences, ideas […]

Early bird deadline approaching

If you are like me, you are wondering where did the summer go already! It’s 18th of August, holidays are over, temperatures are dropping and…. the early bird deadline for ABC is in only 10 days! So, if in the midst of summer vacations and traveling you missed the news, now it is your chance! […]

Opening applications for ABC 2017!

Hello Alumni world! We are coming back with news regarding ABC: The applications for the event are now open! In case you missed the news, we are having an ABC again this year! The event will take place in Tallinn from 25 to 27 November and today, we are launching the applications for the event! […]

Announcing ABC 2017: Tallinn 25-27 November!

We know what you have all been thinking about the past couple of weeks: Isn’t it about time that they announced the next edition of ABC? Isn’t one year enough of a break? So, we are here with some news: we have gathered our strength, refreshed our minds with new ideas and increased our level […]

Exciting news about ABC2015

It is that time of the year when we bring you news about new edition of ABC. However, instead of announcing the location and dates, this year we have more exciting news to share: new leadership of the ABC team. Krzysztof Kobyłecki a.k.a. Chris Moose, alumni of LBG Kraków, is taking lead of the new […]