Laurence Cua - updates

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#ThinkPH 2017: Humanizing stories through digital and big data

Jul 16, 2017 - 3:56 PM

Speakers from Uber We Are Social Nestle and Dentsu Aegis Network showed us how in the age of digital and big data being human remains the best strategy

Agenda, speakers for #ThinkPH 2017

May 30, 2017 - 2:37 PM

Regional tech consultants social media influencers and digital entrepreneurs will headline our annual tech summit on July 15 at the SMX Convention Center Don’t miss it

Getting around Manila through tech-based carpooling

Jul 10, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Services like Wunder and uberPOOL indicate that Filipinos are more open to sharing their rides even with complete strangers to get around Manila s congested roads

SHARING RIDES. Apps like Wunder and uberPOOL allow riders to look for co-passengers using technology. Photo from Wunder's Facebook page

Uberpool in Manila: Adjusting to the metro's unpredictable traffic

Jul 06, 2016 - 11:12 AM

Two weeks since its launch Uber Philippines cites positive feedback from riders but says tweaking the system to make it responsive to Manila traffic is an ongoing challenge

CARPOOLING. Uberpool matches riders along the same route to share a car, but Manila's traffic is making the matching process a little more complicated. Photo from Uber website

Uber's carpool service aims to move more people in fewer cars

Jun 15, 2016 - 12:41 PM

uberPOOL aims to provide passengers with cheaper fares while using fewer cars – its contribution to help ease Metro Manila s traffic woes

CARPOOLING WITH TECHNOLOGY. Uber launches its latest service, uberPOOL, which aims to move more people with fewer cars. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

TechIsland 3.0: Empowering businesses in the digital age

Apr 24, 2016 - 11:50 AM

On its 3rd year TechIsland aims to help MSMEs around the Philippines overcome challenges embrace change and conquer opportunities

Uber files for accreditation with PH gov't

Aug 17, 2015 - 6:54 PM

I believe the review process of the application takes a few days We don t foresee any issues says Uber’s communication head for Southeast Asia

Laurence Cua: Technology can improve living standards

Apr 25, 2015 - 4:04 PM

Industries that operate on imperfect information are the ones that can be dramatically improved by technology says Laurence Cua

Technology can not only help improve our standards of living, but is a key avenue for Filipinos to be a meaningful part of the global economy.