The Vancouver SAS User Group (VanSUG) meets on Wednesday, November 4th at the Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre (711 West Broadway) in the 'Ballroom West and Centre'.

8:30am - 9:00am: Registration

9:00am - 9:20am: Introductions and SAS Update - Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada

9:20am - 9:40am: Lessons On Transposing Data, Sampling & ANOVA in SAS & JMP - Eric Cai, Cancer Surveillance & Outcomes, BC Cancer Agency

9.40am - 10.20am: Make SAS Enterprise Guide Your Own - John Ladds, Statistics Canada

10:20am - 10:30am: A Beginner's Experience Using SAS - Kim Burrus, Cancer Surveillance & Outcomes, BC Cancer Agency

10:30am - 11:00am: Networking Break

11:00am - 11.20am: Using SAS for Simple Calculations - Jay Shurgold, Rick Hansen Institute

11:20am - 11:50am: Yes, We Can... Save SAS Formats - John Ladds, Statistics Canada

11:50am - 12:20pm: Reducing Customer Attrition with Predictive Analytics - Nate Derby, Stakana Analytics

12:20pm - 12:30pm: Evaluations, Prize Draw & Closing Remarks


"SAS user groups embody the spirit of sharing and collaboration needed to discover and develop best practices. It is these intrinsic values that make each user group a success."

Eric Lacombe, MONSUG President


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