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The following is a listing of conferences and seminars that SAS is either sponsoring or hosting. 

Highlights from SAS Global forum 2011

See all of the highlights from this year’s conference in Las Vegas,Nevada! Video content, links to presentations and whitepapers and even a preview of what’s to come in 2012 in Orlando Florida!

SAS® Global Forum to Go?
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Want access to even MORE SAS Global Forum content? This site has a full repository of over 15,773 SAS papers from SAS Global Forum, SUGI, PharmaSUG, NESUG, SESUG, PhUSE, WUSS, MWSUG, PNWSUG and SCSUG.

Current Webcast Offerings

Some upcoming webcasts of particular interest include:

May 18th, 2011
Self Service BI – An Inside Perspective
Part of the 2011 Applying Business Analytics Webinar Series, this session will focus on the capabilities, features and importance of SAS® Business Intelligence (BI). Jeff McDonald, PhD.,Manager of Market Analysis and Mitigation for California Independent System Operator, will give a revealing look into how the company has been using SAS BI since 2006 to optimize large volumes of stored processes to produce, distribute and archive reports.

June 15th, 2011
Analytics - An Inside Perspective
Part of the 2011 Applying Business Analytics Webinar Series, this session will focus on SAS® Analytics, and its data analysis, graphics and reporting capabilities. Tamara Gruzbarg, Director of Analytics at Gilt Groupe, will reveal how the company has been using SAS Analytics to gather, analyze and report data with the goal of knowing its customers and tailoring its marketing.

July 20th, 2011
Text Analytics - An Inside Perspective
Part of the 2011 Applying Business Analytics Webinar Series, this session will focus on the importance of text analytics as part of an overall analytics strategy to improve performance. Denise Bedford of Kent State University highlights three organizations' approaches for using text analytics to manage and capitalize on unstructured information. Learn how SAS Text Analytics help organizations create efficiencies in how information is defined, organized and utilized.

Webcast Archive
Have you missed a Webcast since the last insights issue? You can find a repository of recent presentations featuring SAS here.

Regional User Group Schedule (Spring)
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Note: Dates and locations are subject to change. Please check our Canadian Users Groups Web page regularly for updates, as well as opportunities to register. Remember, it’s always free to register and attend!

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