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Meeting Format & Agenda

Announcing a new format for TASS Meetings:

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

1. The 'Classic TASS' session will be held in the morning from 9.00 a.m. - noon.

2. The 'Interfaces TASS' session will be held in the afternoon from 1.00 - 4.15 p.m.

All SAS users are welcome to attend either or both sessions.

Our Next meeting:

Friday March 10, 2017 from 8.30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

TASS Classic Agenda
8:30am – 9:00am

Registration & Light Breakfast

9:00am – 9:15am

Update from SAS (Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada)

9:15am – 9:55am

Managing your SAS® Assets / Evaluating Sample Code for an Interview (Stephanie R. Thompson, Datamum)

9:55am – 10:35am

SAS® Does Objects with DS2(Peter Eberhardt, Fernwood Consulting Group Inc.)

10:35am – 10:45am
Networking Break
10:45am – 11:25am

Creating the Perfect BI report: Where to Begin (Lisa Eckler, Lisa Eckler Consulting Inc.)

11:25am – 11:45am
Breakout Sessions
TASS Interfaces Agenda
1:15pm – 1:30pm
1:30pm – 1:35pm

Opening Remarks(Anita Measey, BMO)

1:35pm – 2:05pm

Creating Maps with SAS Enterprise Guide (Stephanie R. Thompson, Datamum)

2:05pm – 2:25pm 

Explanatory Model for Fatal Vehicle Accidents in the US (Sunny Giroti, Mukul Pandey, & Katherine Heighington, Schulich School of Business)

2:25pm – 2:45pm

Networking Break

2:45pm – 3:15pm

Tips,Tricks and Oddities(Chris Battiston Women's College Hospital, Eva Filep, Aviva & Anita Measey, BMO)

3:15pm – 3:45pm

SAS Academic Program – Collaboration, Innovation and  Research (Mark Morreale, MscEpid, SAS Canada)

The following TASS meeting is on Friday September 15th, 2017

Please consider joining the SAS Canada Community and continue to grow your SAS knowledge and your SAS network, from a Canadian perspective. And, don’t forget to check out our growing online communities on Facebook and LinkedIn! Just search for ‘TASS’ and start connecting with fellow SAS users.

Shuttle Bus

Riders are picked up at the west side of Bay St south of Wellington every 20 minutes starting at 7:20am. 

The final pick-up is at 10am