Meeting Formats


In order to better serve the growing and diverse needs of the Toronto SAS community, TASS meetings will be split into two sessions

Classic TASS  session will be held in the morning from 9:00 AM - noon

TASS Interfaces  session will be held in the afternoon from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

All SAS users are welcome to attend either or both 

Our next meeting dates:
Friday, February 9th, 2018
Friday, June 1st, 2018
Friday, September 14th, 2018

Ferbruary 9, Classic TASS Agenda

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


8:30AM - 9:00 AM
Registration & Light Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
Welcome and Announcements (TASS Executive Committee)

9:10 AM - 9:50 AM
The Inner Workings of the Data Step (Mathieu Gaouette, Prospective MG)

9:50 AM -10:10 AM
Data Simulation Methods: A Bayesian Approach (Amr Shalaby, Pong Studios Corporation)

10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Networking Break

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
‘Procsimity Sum’: Using Hash Tables To Summarize Data (Lionel Teed, TD Bank)

11:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Quick Tips (Audience Driven! If you’d like to share a tip, you can share without slides or, if you prefer, prepare a few to bring with you)

11:25 AM - 11:45 AM
Breakout Sessions (TASS Executive Committee)

11:50 AM - 12:00 PM
Wrap Up & Prize Draw

February 9, TASS Interfaces Agenda

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


1:15PM - 1:30 PM
Registration

1:30 PM - 1:35 PM
Opening Remarks(Anita Measey, TASS Interface President)

1:35 PM - 1:40 PM
Sharing Evaluation Form Results (Eva Filep, Aviva)

1:40 PM - 2:25 PM
That Macro Talk (Mathieu Gaouette, Prospective MG)

2:25 PM - 2:45 PM
Networking Break

2:45 PM - 3:10 PM
Extracting the GIT Repository From a SAS Enterprise Guide 7.1 Project (Shahriar Khosravi, Bank of Montreal)

3:10 PM - 3:40
SAS Debugger In Enterprise Guide (‘What’s Old Is New Again’)

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
Wrap Up & Prize Draw