The Midwest SAS Users Group (MWSUG) 2015 conference is almost here and there’s a lot to get excited about. The event takes place October 18-20 in Omaha, NE. If you haven’t already registered, regular registration has been extended through October 13th. The full conference agenda is now available. We hope you take advantage of this excellent opportunity to meet and share ideas with fellow SAS users in your region.
Even if you can’t join us this year in Omaha, you can still learn a lot from the conference. We’ll be posting the proceedings for this year shortly after the conclusion of the event at http://www.mwsug.org. In the meantime, you can find hundreds of presentations from previous years (2006 to 2014) here as well – simply select the year under the heading “proceedings.”
So without further ado, here are five “can’t miss” events at MWSUG 2015:
Jianqiang Hao’s Keynote Address
Sunday, October 18
MWSUG is thrilled to host Jianqiang Hao, Managing Director of First National Bank. During his keynote, Enabling Financial Success and Education with Analytics, Hao will discuss how analytics and SAS users are essential to the growth of Midwestern businesses He will also talk about the region’s challenges within the field of data analytics.
SAS Super Demos
Monday, October 19 and Tuesday, October 20
Join SAS experts in the Networking and Innovation area for live 30-minute demos throughout the conference. Featured presentations include SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Visual Analytics, SAS Data Loader and more. Check the schedule for exact times.
Durham Museum Networking Event
Monday, October 19
Enjoy an opportunity to learn about Omaha’s history and network with fellow attendees at the Durham Museum. The evening begins with a casual cocktail hour starting at 5:30pm with dinner at 6pm. Attendees will have access to the permanent galleries until 8:30pm.
Super SAS Bowl Quiz Competition
Monday, October 19
So you think you know SAS? Prove it at MWSUG’s Super SAS Bowl Quiz Competition! The first question is “Who is the mystery host?” You’ll have to attend to find out!
Tuesday, October 20
Do you have a SAS coding problem that is driving you mad? Code Clinic to the rescue! Bring that stubborn code with you to the Network and Innovation area where seasoned SAS experts can help you out.
Looking forward to seeing you Omaha!