Where can you meet an iconic Silicon Valley reporter, a best-selling business book author, an experienced AI policy executive, a chief decision scientist from Google and a YouTube hot sauce sensation? All in one place? At our upcoming SAS Innovate event in Las Vegas, of course.

SAS Innovate is the AI and analytics experience for business leaders, technical users and SAS partners.

Taking place from April 16-19, 2024, at the ARIA Resort and Casino in the vibrant heart of Las Vegas, this event is designed to help you master the latest in AI, exchange ideas with industry peers and experience hands-on analytics training. It’s also the place to be inspired by our line-up of incredible keynote speakers who will help you turn insight into action. Let’s take a look at who will be featured on our mainstage.

Register here for SAS Innovate in Las Vegas

Unlock the power of AI to make better decisions with Cassie Kozyrkov

Kick off your SAS Innovate experience on Wednesday morning, April 17th, with a deep dive into the future of AI with Cassie Kozyrkov, the trailblazer who was the first Chief Decision Scientist at Google. Cassie will guide us through the maze of advanced analytics and AI, offering actionable insights that promise to transform the way we optimize our biggest decisions in an AI-driven world.

Turn up the tech heat with Sean Evans and Bryan Harris

The afternoon of April 17 is set to sizzle with an entertaining session led by Sean Evans, the co-creator and host of the YouTube sensation “Hot Ones”, the show with hot questions and even hotter wings. Joined by SAS Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Bryan Harris, they'll serve up a feast of fiery insights into the evolution of SAS and the dynamic world of advanced analytics and AI. It's a session that will spice up your understanding of tech trends and leave a lasting impression.

Responsible AI: Shaping a sustainable future with Kara Swisher, Miriam Vogel and Reggie Townsend

On the morning of April 18, engage in a critical conversation on responsible AI. Kara Swisher, a journalistic force with an unrivaled knack for cutting through the noise of tech, will take the stage with Miriam Vogel, Chair of the National AI Advisory Committee (NAIAC) and Reggie Townsend, SAS Vice President of Data Ethics. Together, they will discuss how we can steer the AI revolution towards a future that upholds our ethical values and societal needs.

Explore "Hidden Potential" with Adam Grant

Later that afternoon on April 18, prepare to be inspired by Adam Grant, an organizational psychologist at Wharton whose work has redefined our understanding of workplace dynamics. Drawing from his latest bestseller, "Hidden Potential: The Science of Achieving Greater Things," Adam will share strategies for uncovering the untapped promise within ourselves and our teams, offering a blueprint for personal and professional growth that defies convention.

Register today and ensure your place at the center of AI, analytics, and discovery. Elevate your potential, expand your network and experience the power of innovation at SAS Innovate 2024!


About Author

Garrett Putman

Director of Events, Executive Briefing Center, and Marketing Programs

Garrett Putman leads our SAS Events, Executive Briefing Center, and Marketing Programs teams. With more than 20 years of experience across new product innovation, brand strategy, advertising, and partner marketing programs, Garrett has proven track record of delivering exceptional business results across B2C and B2B categories. A graduate of Wake Forest University with an MBA from Duke University, Garrett lives in Durham with his wife and their two teenage sons.


  1. Impressive line up! Can't wait to connect with our financial services customers to attend this exciting gathering in Vegas.

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