We ask the questions that move the world forward

Curiosity Forever is a promise. We will never stop exploring data, analyzing it, learning from it. Because when curiosity meets capability, the world moves forward.

What if people could stop deforestation in the Amazon from their couch?

That’s what IIASA hoped to find out by pairing people with artificial intelligence and satellite images to crowdsource the fight against the incremental damage being done to one of the world’s most precious and critical resources.

How does a child’s enthusiasm for stats take him from Hungary to the Orlando Magic?

David Bencs used to pore over basketball box scores while eating his breakfast every morning as a kid because the games aired in Hungary while he was sleeping. He had no idea at the time that his passion for numbers would bring him to the big leagues.

How can one scientist influence millions of lifestyle decisions?

With over 85,000 synthetic chemicals in our environment, Melissa Strong, PhD, CEO and founder of IndiOmics, turned to analytics to find out. See how her bold question – and the potentially life-changing answers in the data – can empower people to lead healthier lives.

Learn more about how we’re working with our partners to turn curiosity into capability.

See who’s turning analytics into answers

Affordable housing as a human right

The Center for NYC Neighborhoods has the firm belief that affordable housing is a human right, even – and especially – in expensive areas like New York City. Its partnership with SAS on the Black Homeownership Project gave a team of analytics volunteers, myself included, the opportunity to analyze the city’s housing data and identify inequities for Black and Brown communities.

Curiosity, coding and kids

Many of our efforts at SAS to support education tap into the passionate curiosity of children. From GatherIQ to free options for learning SAS, we offer ways for young people to interact with and learn about the amazing potential of technology.

Cultivating curiosity in 2021

From the moment COVID-19 hit, more than 14,000 SAS employees counted on us to ensure a reliable virtual working environment. It's curiosity that allowed us to propel our digital transformation plans forward while supporting our customers through all the rapid change. And it is curiosity that will enable us to meet the future needs of a post-pandemic workforce.

How to work like a disrupter

Netflix, Airbnb, Spotify and Lyft. How did these market heroes move from the seed of an idea to the disruption of an entire industry? A strong analytics and technology platform that turned data into a fundamental asset.

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How else is curiosity making a difference every day?

See how businesses are using data and analytics to find answers to their most challenging questions.

Follow your curiosity.

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