SHRUG - SAS Halifax Regional User Group

The semi-annual SHRUG meetings offer presentations, discussions and networking opportunities which can help Halifax-area SAS users get the most out of their SAS software.

The next SHRUG meeting will take place Friday, November 4th 2016 at the historic Citadel (Garrison Room). You may register here, and the agenda follows below.

8:00 – 8:30: Registration and Breakfast

8:30 – 8:35: Welcome and Announcements (Kara Matheson, SHRUG President)

8:35 – 9:20: Top 10 Best Coding Practices (Charu Shankar, SAS Canada)

9:20 – 9:50: An Implementation of SAS with Hadoop (Roman Tzirulnick, Consultant)

9:50 – 10:20: Networking and Coffee Break

10:20 – 10:50: Conditional Regression Analysis (Lingyun (Peter) Ye, Canadian Center for Vaccinology)

10:50 – 11:20: SAS Coding Challenge

11:20 – 11:45: SAS and Open Source (Wally Thiessen, SAS Canada)

11:45 – 12:00: Prize Draw & Closing Remarks

To access past presentations, learn about upcoming events and to connect with the Halifax-area SAS community, please visit the SHRUG website or contact Kara Matheson.

Get involved

Kara Matheson and the SHRUG team are looking to build an enthusiastic and dedicated Executive team for the Halifax Users Group. Please see our Executive team Roles and Responsibilities to learn more about these opportunities.

If you are interested in learning more, please contact Kara Matheson.

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