SAS | The Power to Know

   May 19 - 20
   SAS World Headquarters
   Cary, NC

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Registration and Fees

The forum is complimentary, but travel expenses are the responsibility of individual attendees. SAS has secured special room rates at The Umstead and Embassy Suites. Please see details below. The deadline for forum registration is the close of business on Friday, May 15.

Hotels and Air Travel

Flight arrangements and hotel accommodations are the responsibility of individual forum guests. You will be able to make your hotel arrangements during the registration process. Once you submit your online registration, you will receive a confirmation email with detailed instructions.

For your convenience, SAS has secured a special room rate at The Umstead of $269 per night plus tax. The deadline to secure this special rate is Monday, May 4. SAS also secured a second block of rooms at Embassy Suites for $147 per night plus tax. The deadline to secure this special rate is Monday, May 4. There is a limited number of rooms within these blocks, so please book early. Both hotels are within five miles of Raleigh-Durham International Airport. The Umstead is on the SAS world headquarters campus (forum venue).

The Umstead Hotel and Spa
100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC 27513

Embassy Suites
201 Harrison Oaks Blvd
Cary, NC 27513

Please book your flights into and out of Raleigh-Durham International Airport. American Airlines is the official airline for the 12th Annual SAS Health Analytics Executive Forum.


Complimentary transportation will be provided to and from The Umstead and Embassy Suites for all SAS-sponsored events throughout the forum. At the conclusion of the forum, a chartered bus will depart for Raleigh-Durham International Airport every 30 minutes between 4:30-5:30 p.m. (We suggest scheduling departures for after 6:30 p.m.)

The Umstead concierge can arrange town car or taxi transportation to all area attractions, including Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Please contact the concierge at 866-877-4141 regarding all transportation requests and to confirm rates.

Embassy Suites provides complimentary, 24-hour airport shuttle service. Please call the hotel’s main switchboard at 919-677-1840 for your pickup location at the airport.


The forum’s welcome reception and dinner will be held Tuesday evening at The Umstead. The event provides an excellent opportunity for relaxed networking among SAS staff members and forum guests.

On Wednesday, May 20, a continental breakfast will be available upon arrival at SAS, and lunch will be provided. During the Analytics in Action Technology Showcase on Wednesday afternoon, we will provide appetizers and cocktails.

Forum Location and Directions

SAS World Headquarters
820 SAS Campus Drive
Executive Briefing Center
Cary, NC 27513-2414

SAS is conveniently located just off Interstate 40, Exit 287, Harrison Avenue.

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