Ask the Expert Webinar Series

How Can I Use SAS Optimization From Python?

July 9 • 11 a.m. ET • Cost: Complimentary

About the webinar

There are several ways to use SAS Optimization from Python.

The trick is to decide which is best for you.

Join this webinar if you’re familiar with mathematical optimization, but want to learn more.

You will learn:

  • How to use OPTMODEL from Python.
  • Which open source packages are integrated with SAS Optimization.
  • The advantages and disadvantages of various Python interfaces to SAS Optimization.

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About the experts

Philipp M. Christophel

Technical Lead LP/MILP Solver Development, SAS

Philipp M. Christophel is an expert in mathematical optimization technology. For the last 15 years, he has been one of the principal developers for the linear optimization solvers in SAS/OR (PROC OPTMODEL and others) and SAS Optimization. Before SAS, he received a PhD in business computing from Paderborn University. He is an active researcher in the field of mixed-integer programming, with a special focus on the implementation and use of mixed-integer optimization solvers.