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Nearby Prestonwood Country Club offers 18 holes of championship-caliber golf.

   May 13 - 14
   SAS World Headquarters
   Cary, NC


SAS is pleased to offer a selection of complimentary networking and hospitality activities to registered Forum attendees. You may choose to play golf or attend the wine tasting on Wednesday, May 13, and we hope you'll make plans to join us for dinner in the evening.

Golf Outing at Prestonwood Country Club

Join SAS executives and your fellow Forum guests for 18 holes of championship-caliber golf at nearby Prestonwood Country Club. Golfers should plan to arrive at Raleigh-Durham International Airport no later than 10 a.m. on Wednesday. Appropriate course attire includes slacks/walking shorts, a collared shirt (no jeans or T-shirts, please) and soft spikes only. A boxed lunch will be provided at the course.

Tutored Wine Tasting at The Umstead

Join us for a relaxed approach to wine tasting at The Umstead, an oasis of incomparable luxury and impeccable Southern hospitality. Mix, mingle and sip while enjoying panoramic lakefront views from the terrace during an informal discussion about the featured wines. Wine tasting will begin at 4 p.m. Wednesday. Business casual attire is appropriate for this event.

Welcome Reception

On Wednesday evening, we'll officially welcome you to the Forum with a gala reception and dinner at The Umstead. Relax and enjoy the culinary expertise of executive chef Steven D. Greene and his impressive trio of specialty chefs, a team that deftly executes vibrant, farm-focused and progressive Southern cuisine.

Meals and Networking Opportunities

On Thursday, May 14, continental breakfast will be available and lunch will be provided. Attendees are invited to see live technology demos during breakfast, lunch, session breaks and the farewell cocktail reception. The farewell reception will feature light hors d'oeuvres as well as alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages.

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