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Partner Community 2022 Kick-Off

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The ANZ Partner Community Kick-Off will give you the opportunity to experience the Power of the Partner to leverage your SAS partnership and grow your business.

The only local event dedicated to SAS partners, our agenda, content and opportunities are all focused on helping you get the most value from your SAS partnership.

Thursday, 26th May
3pm – 6pm

Dolton House on Jones Bay Wharf

Tuesday, 31st May
3pm – 6pm

Nosh at Prefab Hall


Why Attend?

During the Partner Kick-Off, we’ll be discussing several topics that matter to you, including:

Making the most of your SAS partnership

The latest innovations in machine learning and artificial intelligence

Hear customer success stories
from fellow partners


Dermot McCutcheon

Dermot McCutcheon 
Director, Global Alliances and Channels 

James Malizis

James Malizis
Director, Customer Advisory, SAS Australia & New Zealand

Geoff Beynon

Geoff Beynon  
Managing Director, SAS Australia & New Zealand 

Ben Zenick

Ben Zenick
Chief Technology Officer, Zencos

Michael Dixon

Michael Dixon
Managing Director, Selerity

Agenda at a glance

2:45 pm     
Registration and refreshments
3:00 pmWelcome
3:10 pmSAS’s business strategy and core role partners play in driving successful execution 
3:25 pmThe SAS technology roadmap, Viya 4, the SAS cloud and modernisation programs
3:55 pm

The industry perspective:

  • Financial Services
  • Commercial
  • Public Sector
4:25 pmHow to build a successful SAS based “as a Service offering”- partners share their learnings
4:45 pmLeveraging the expanded SAS Partner Program to drive your business
5:00 pmAward time, the SAS 2021 Partner of the Year
5:10 pmPresentation end
5:30 pmNetworking drinks commence
6:30 pmEvent finish