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FANS Network Meeting 7. March 2017 in Stockholm (formerly known as Xperience)

by SAS Employee GeorgMorsing ‎01-20-2017 03:47 AM - edited ‎03-08-2017 01:57 AM (799 Views)


This networking events include user presentations and presentations from SAS Institute on news, latest technology and tips & tricks. The program consists of a variety of topics, and we aim to satisfy the beginners as well as experienced SAS users.


Date:   7. March

Place:  SAS Institute, Stora Frösunda Gård, 169 26 Solna
Time:   14:00 - 17:00 (Networking 17:00 - 18:00 with something to eat and drink)


Note: Presentations from the meeting attached below.



Mike Frost, Director of Cloud and Platform Technologies at SAS Institute, will present the plans for the SAS platform in the near future as well as a longer-term vision. Mike will present the roadmap for SAS 9 and SAS Viya, the commitment to continue to make the SAS platform open and accessible, and enhancements around in-memory and parallel execution of SAS tasks and jobs. Finally, Mike will address the plans for running SAS in the cloud and product strategies for achieving this.



  • Keynote: The Future of the SAS Platform, Mike Frost, Director of Cloud and Platform Technologies, SAS Institute, Cary, US
  • Tips, Tricks and News in SAS programming
  • SAS Studio version 3.6 - Tips, Tricks and News
  • Are you ready for GDPR? Are you ready to identify personal data?
  • Create Office documents with SAS code, in SAS or integrated in Microsoft Office
  • News in SAS Enterprise Guide
  • How can you control access to SAS applications from SAS Management Console?
  • SAS programming competition
  • The analytical factory
  • SAS Visual Analytics in 2017
  • Future activities for SAS users in 2017



Participation in this network meeting is designed for FANS members  - our Nordic SAS User Group. If you are not a member yet, you are welcome to join the meeting and experience the learning and networking.