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If you want to know what technology is hot or learn how others are solving today’s most pressing business challenges – SAS Global Forum offers programs tailored to your interests. After all, the Users Program is designed by SAS users, for SAS users. It is planned and sponsored by the SAS Global Users Group, which is open to all SAS software users around the world.

During the conference, take advantage of hundreds of workshops, presentations, demos and networking opportunities that will broaden your skills. Exchange ideas with experts and peers. Explore new ways of using SAS.

Want to learn more about SAS Global Forum? Then be sure and check out this infographic. Here you’ll get details and insights about the offerings of both the Users Program and Executive Program.

Message from our 2018 conference chair

Goutam Chakraborty

Education. It is defined as both a process of instruction and an enlightening experience. When you consider the intrinsic value of education, it not only affects us today, but determines our future for generations to come. I believe in the power of education. And SAS Global Forum is a conference in which education is at the very heart. It is why I am proud to be your 2018 conference chair.

This conference offers education for all experience levels. Whether you are a traditional student, a SAS novice, a SAS expert, a manager or executive – you’ll find valuable sessions and offerings tailored to your needs. SAS Global Forum demonstrates the power of partnership between academia and business. It is a conference not to be missed!

Join us in stunning Denver on April 8-11 where we’ll experience education together. With an unprecedented lineup of inspiring keynotes, hands-on learning and unrivaled access to experts, this conference is like none other. Designed by SAS users, for SAS users – SAS Global Forum belongs to you.

Join me as we learn, teach, network, socialize, develop lifelong friends and connections – and expand our educational journey.

See you in Denver!

Dr. Goutam Chakraborty
2018 Conference Chair
Oklahoma State University
SAS Professor of Marketing Analytics
Director, Master of Science in Business Analytics
Director, Graduate Certificate Program in Business Data Mining
Director, Graduate Certificate Program in Marketing Analytics

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