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NESUG 25 In Review

2012-11-18 – 10:08 PM

I had a great time at NESUG 25!  Great networking opportunities, excellent papers/presentations, and a tremendous amount of support from SAS itself.
As always, there were a number of terrific papers.  The full proceedings are now posted.  I won’t attempt to direct you toward the “best” papers, since one person can only manage to see a subset.  The great thing about the proceedings is, you can …

User Groups: WUSS meets in Hollywood this Year!

2012-08-02 – 11:22 AM

Okay – not exactly Hollywood – but it’s only 30 minutes away – so you could visit during the evening or stay the weekend after the conference to do some star-sightings.   Long Beach is outside of Los Angeles and close to Hollywood!
It’s not too late to sign up for the Western Users of SAS Software (WUSS) conference in Long Beach, CA the same week as Labor Day …

SAS User Groups: Inspiring Visit to SAS UK Professional Conference

2012-07-17 – 8:26 AM
Inside the tent and beautiful SAS Garden

Each conference I attend, I walk away with a dozen ideas for the blog posts, SAS programs, and future papers and presentations.  The SAS UK Professional Forum was no different.  Plus I learned how to really speak English from the British – you should be glad they got me “sorted” and now I’m in the right “bit”. 
SAS BI Book was Key to BI Content Exam
The …

User Groups: Will I see You at the SAS UK Professional Convention?

2012-07-08 – 10:47 AM

This week (July 10-12) the SAS UK Professional Convention takes place at the SAS UK Headquarters ( Marlow, England). I’m hearing there are record numbers for attendance – so it should be a happening gig.  Already the Tuesday session has filled up!
Focus is Big Data – There’s More Than That!
Here’s some highlights and you can find a complete agenda here.

Information is Beautiful (David McCandless) whose blog …

User Groups: Wisconsin-Illinois User Conference was Great!

2012-07-02 – 8:22 AM

Last week I attended the Wisconsin-Illinois User Conference in Milwaukee, WI. It was great! If you are new to SAS user conferences are a great way to get more training and if you are a seasoned SAS user then you can pick up some new tricks. Also – its great way to meet other SAS users so you at least know all the SAS employers. 
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