[misug] May 20 One-Day SAS Conference in Livonia

  • From: "Nancy B" <brucken@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <misug@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:33:13 -0400

Join us for our NEXT MEETING- a 1-Day SAS Conference!

Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM  (Check-in and breakfast begin at 8:00 AM)
Place: VisTaTech Center
          Schoolcraft College
          18600 Haggerty Rd.
          Livonia, MI  48152
Cost: $75 on or before May 8, $125 after May 8- includes breakfast and lunch.
Special student registration price of $10! (bring your student ID)

Register now at http://www.misug.org!

Agenda

Structural Equation Modeling Using the CALIS Procedure in SAS/STAT Software - Yiu-Fai Yung, SAS The SQL Tuning Checklist: Making Slow Database Queries a Thing of the Past - Jeff Bailey, SAS
Regression Trees in JMP - Kathy Welch, University of Michigan
Competing Risks Survival Analysis with SAS - Brenda Gillespie, University of Michigan
Parsing Useful Data Out of Unusual Formats Using SAS - Andy Kuligowski, HSN
Speed Dating with Regression Procedures - David Corliss, Magnify Analytics
Customizing Survival Plot Using ODS Graphic Template Language - Fang Dong, Aastrom Biosciences
Working with Character Data - Andy Kuligowski, HSN

and more from presenters such as Art Carpenter!

Watch this space for further details, and please contact us if you are interested in presenting!

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Pre-/Post-Conference Training Opportunities

Art Carpenter will return to provide the following pre- and post-conference training classes at the Fairfield Inn in Livonia:

5/19: From %MACRO to %MEND: An Introduction to the SAS Macro Language (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)
5/21:  Advanced Techniques in the SAS Macro Language  (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM)
5/22 AM: Building Dynamic Programs and Applications Using the SAS Macro Language (8:30 AM - Noon) 5/22 PM: Innovative Tips and Techniques: Doing More in the DATA Step (1:00 - 4:30 PM)

Click on the links above to view the course outlines! Cost is $370 for the full-day classes, and $185 for the half-day classes. Group discounts are available- if at least 3 people from the same company register for the same class, the cost is $320/attendee for the full-day classes, and $160/attendee for the half-day classes.

Register now at http://www.misug.org!

In addition, we have a small block of rooms reserved at the Fairfield Inn for conference and training class attendees. Reserve your room now! You can also go to the hotel website (http://www.fairfieldinnlivonia.com/) and use the discount codes SASSASQ (Queen rooms) or SASSASK (King rooms) to reserve a room, or call the hotel at 734-953-8888 and indicate you are part of the Michigan SAS Users Group.

Attention students! MSUG will be awarding up to 2 scholarships for free registration to the One-Day Conference to qualified full-time undergraduate or graduate students. To apply for a scholarship, please submit proof of enrollment and your completed scholarship application by May 1, 2014 to misuginfo@xxxxxxxxx.


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