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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, May 2, 2014. A detailed agenda follows below and you may  Register Here .

Friday, May 2, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site (North Magazine, Garrison Room)
5425 Sackville St. 
Halifax, NS


12:00pm -- 12:30pm: Lunch & Registration

12:30pm -- 12:35pm: Agenda Overview & Speaker Introduction

12:40pm -- 1:25pm: Hash Tables: Why Use Them?
Carolyn Cunnison, SAS Canada

1:25pm -- 1:45pm: Update from SAS: SAS Global Forum Highlights & SHRUG '10 for 10'
Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada

1:45pm -- 2:00pm: Coders Corner: Bring Your Programming Questions for Discussion!

2:00pm - 2:20pm: Networking Coffee Break

2:20pm -- 3:40pm: Introduction to PROC SQL
John Fahey, Nova Scotia Reproductive Care Program & Devbani Raha, Cancer Care Nova Scotia

3:40pm -- 4:00pm: Evaluations, Door Prizes & Wrap-Up

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

Get involved…

John Fahey 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 John Fahey.

Stay tuned for details around the next SHRUG meeting; an agenda and opportunity to register will be posted once available.

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