User Group

SAS Malaysia

SAS User Group Malaysia (SUGMa) is a globally recognized SAS user group which brings community to share knowledge, engage best practices, and encourage research and development. SUGMa was established in Q4 of 2012 with a strong diverse groups of user community.

The user group brings the user community together by typically holding annual conferences, best practice sharing, and will also support local users, smaller events and workshops throughout the year.


  • To bring SAS community together
  • To engage SAS on best practices
  • To encourage research and development

SUGMa offers you a unique opportunity to:

  • Share experiences and know-how in the business analytics domain
  • Exchange ideas and best practices around SAS software and solutions
  • Learn about the latest SAS software and solutions, including new releases
  • Bring more influence over the direction of SAS technology and roadmap
  • Develop your career and network with other SAS professionals in Malaysia

SAS User Group Malaysia (SUGMa) Committee

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for strategic planning, leadership, and charting the course for SUGMa

  • Cheam Tat Inn (Advisor) — Managing Director, SAS Institute Sdn Bhd
  • Ragunathan Gopalakrishnan (President) — Maxis Berhad
  • Associate Professor Dr. Abdul Razak Abdul Hadi — Universiti Kuala Lumpur
  • Dr. Angela Lee — Sunway University
  • Cheng Chuen Chee — Overseas Assurance Corporation Berhad
  • Professor Dr. Khong Kok Wei (Vice President) — The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
  • Pargit Singh Ranjeet Singh — Malaysia Airlines Berhad
  • Prof. Dr. Ir. Vinesh Thiruchelvam — Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation
  • Yeow Chee Sam — Malaysia Airlines Berhad
  • Sreeratha G. — Citibank Berhad
  • Siah Hark Cheong — Malayan Banking Berhad



Register now to become a member of SUGMa

Contact Details

Ms. Tan Siew Ling
Phone:+603-27252253 (during office hours)

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