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[[Category:Local User Group Meeting]]
 
[[Category:Local User Group Meeting]]
 
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'''Wednesday November 14, 2012'''
 
  
'''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, Technical Consultant, Statistics Canada
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'''Agenda'''
:09:10 '''SAS News'''-Matt Malczewski, Communities Manager, SAS Canada  
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:09:15 '''SAS OPUS''' – Joel Orr, Statistics Canada
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:08:30 Registration and Morning refreshments 
:09:20 '''How to use PROC FCMP'''
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:09:00 Welcome & Introduction - Greg Ludwinski, Statistics Canada 
:::Xiyun (Cheryl) Wang, IT Team Leader, Statistics Canada
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:09:05 SAS OPUS - Joel Orr, Statistics Canada  
:09:50 '''Q & A Session''' Yves DeGuire, Statistics Canada
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:09:10 '''SAS News''' Matt Malczewski, SAS Canada, Toronto
:10:20 Break, Networking & Job Exchange Table
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:09:20 '''Generating realistic synthetic test data using SAS Random Functions''' - Tom Kari, Tom Kari Consulting
:10:40 ''''Tips & Tricks (Tips for coders)''''
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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''  
:::Working with Dates and Times-Why does this have to be so difficult?
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:09:40 '''Q&A Session''' - Yves DeGuire, Statistics Canada
:::Paul Cripwell, Manager, NAV CANADA
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:::''Answers to your questions from the previous meeting will be presented.
:11:05 '''Point & Click (Tips for non-coders)'''"
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:::Better SAS Graphs or 'I can't believe it’s not PowerPoint'
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:10:05 Break, Networking & Job Exchange Table
:::Jeff Marchand, Senior Analyst, Health Canada
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:11:25 '''Workshop Announcement'''
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:10:20 '''Demonstrating the Power of PRX Functions''' - Sander Post, Statistics Canada
:::Advanced Macros
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:::''This presentation will show the basics of finding and validating data in text fields using PRX functions''
:::SAS Institute Ottawa, November 30, 2012 9:00-10:00am
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:10:40 '''DOSUBL''' – Jayson Shurgold, Health Canada
:11:30 Door Prizes
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:::''An overview of DOSUBL and where it is useful''  
:11:40 Closing Remarks
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:11:00 '''Mastering SAS/ACCESS''' – Andrew Clapson, MD Financial Management
:11:45 Lunch (on your own)
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:::''5 Tips for Mastering Relational Databases Using SAS/ACCESS''
: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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: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 12, 2013
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::Thursday November 23, 2017
::Wednesday November 20, 2013
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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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'''''“Come out of the desert of ignorance to the OASUS of knowledge”'''''
 
'''''“Come out of the desert of ignorance to the OASUS of knowledge”'''''
 
--[[User:OASUS|OASUS President]] 09:12, 2 October 2012 (EDT)
 
  
 
[[Category:User Groups]]
 
[[Category:User Groups]]

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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”