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'''Wednesday November 16, 2011'''
 
  
'''Tentative Agenda'''  
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'''Thursday May 25, 2017'''
:08:30 Registration and Breakfast
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:09:00 Welcome & Introduction - John Ladds, Statistics Canada  
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'''Agenda'''
:09:10 '''SAS News''' – Martha Casanova, SAS Canada  
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:09:20 '''EG for Large Complex Analytics''' – J. Paul Cripwell, Traffic Analysis and Forecasting NAV Canada
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:08:30 Registration and Morning refreshments 
:09:50  '''Q & A Session''' Yves DeGuire, Statistics Canada  
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:09:00 Welcome & Introduction - Greg Ludwinski, Statistics Canada 
:10:15  Break, Networking & Job Exchange Table
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:09:05 SAS OPUS - Joel Orr, Statistics Canada  
:10:30  Tips & Tricks (Tips for coders) '''Improved Name Matching with PRXCHANGE''' – Leonard Landry, Statistics Canada
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:09:10 '''SAS News''' – Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada, Toronto
:10:45  '''A Programmer’s Guide to “The SAS Macro Facility”''' – Jason Coccimiglio, DA Global Consultants Inc.
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:09:20 '''Generating realistic synthetic test data using SAS Random Functions''' - Tom Kari, Tom Kari Consulting
:11:15  Workshop Announcement – '''Why You Should Use Macros''' Friday November 30, 2011 Carmine Verrelli, SAS Canada
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:::''SAS random number functions can be used to generate test data that is realistic, but totally artificial to guard against risks of disclosure''
:11:25  Door Prizes
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:09:40 '''Q&A Session''' - Yves DeGuire, Statistics Canada
:11:40  Closing Remarks  
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:::''Answers to your questions from the previous meeting will be presented.
:11:45  Lunch (on your own)  
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:01:00 '''SAS OPUS - SAS Ottawa Platform Users Society'''[http://www.sascommunity.org/wiki/Ottawa_Platform_User_Society_(SAS_OPUS)] meeting.  
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:10:05 Break, Networking & Job Exchange Table
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:10:20 '''Demonstrating the Power of PRX Functions''' - Sander Post, Statistics Canada
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:::''This presentation will show the basics of finding and validating data in text fields using PRX functions''
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:10:40 '''DOSUBL''' – Jayson Shurgold, Health Canada
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:::''An overview of DOSUBL and where it is useful''
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:11:00 '''Mastering SAS/ACCESS''' Andrew Clapson, MD Financial Management
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:::''5 Tips for Mastering Relational Databases Using SAS/ACCESS''  
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:11:15 '''Proc du Jour, Proc FREQ''' Daniel Stripinis, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
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:::''An overview of Proc FREQ using SODA (SAS OnDemand for Academics)''
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:11:30 Closing Remarks and Door Prize(s)
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:12:00 Lunch (on your own)  
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:01:00 '''SAS OPUS''' - SAS Ottawa Platform Users Society meeting.  
  
 
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''' Location: National Art Centre [http://www.nac-cna.ca/splash.htm www.NAC-CNA.ca]'''
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Location: University of Ottawa, Huguette-Labelle Room in Tabaret Hall [http://maps.uottawa.ca/tabaret-hall Tabaret Hall]
  
 
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Tentative dates for future OASUS meetings at the NAC
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Tentative dates for future OASUS meetings
::Wednesday June 06, 2012
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::Thursday November 23, 2017
::Wednesday November 14, 2012
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::Thursday May 31, 2018
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For more information see our web site [http://www.oasus.ca www.OASUS.ca]
 
For more information see our web site [http://www.oasus.ca www.OASUS.ca]
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::SAS Canada Community at [http://sascanada.ning.com //sascanada.ning.com/]
 
::SAS Canada Community at [http://sascanada.ning.com //sascanada.ning.com/]
  
'''“Come out of the desert of ignorance to the OASUS of knowledge”'''
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'''''“Come out of the desert of ignorance to the OASUS of knowledge”'''''
  
----[[User:OASUS|OASUS President]] 11:27, 11 June 2011 (UTC)
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[[Category:User Groups]]

Latest revision as of 07:51, 2 May 2017

OASUS Logo.jpg

Thursday May 25, 2017

Agenda

08:30 Registration and Morning refreshments
09:00 Welcome & Introduction - Greg Ludwinski, Statistics Canada
09:05 SAS OPUS - Joel Orr, Statistics Canada
09:10 SAS News – Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada, Toronto
09:20 Generating realistic synthetic test data using SAS Random Functions - Tom Kari, Tom Kari Consulting
SAS random number functions can be used to generate test data that is realistic, but totally artificial to guard against risks of disclosure
09:40 Q&A Session - Yves DeGuire, Statistics Canada
Answers to your questions from the previous meeting will be presented.
10:05 Break, Networking & Job Exchange Table
10:20 Demonstrating the Power of PRX Functions - Sander Post, Statistics Canada
This presentation will show the basics of finding and validating data in text fields using PRX functions
10:40 DOSUBL – Jayson Shurgold, Health Canada
An overview of DOSUBL and where it is useful
11:00 Mastering SAS/ACCESS – Andrew Clapson, MD Financial Management
5 Tips for Mastering Relational Databases Using SAS/ACCESS
11:15 Proc du Jour, Proc FREQ – Daniel Stripinis, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
An overview of Proc FREQ using SODA (SAS OnDemand for Academics)
11:30 Closing Remarks and Door Prize(s)
12:00 Lunch (on your own)
01:00 SAS OPUS - SAS Ottawa Platform Users Society meeting.

Location: University of Ottawa, Huguette-Labelle Room in Tabaret Hall Tabaret Hall


Tentative dates for future OASUS meetings

Thursday November 23, 2017
Thursday May 31, 2018


For more information see our web site www.OASUS.ca

To contact someone on the executive info@OASUS.ca

Follow OASUS on Twitter at //twitter.com/OASUS

Join the discussions on:

SAS Canada Community at //sascanada.ning.com/

“Come out of the desert of ignorance to the OASUS of knowledge”