On May 3, we had our first VANSUG Meeting since the pandemic. It was great to see SAS Users gather together to share their knowledge and reconnect, in-person!
Here was the agenda for the day.
8:30am - 9:00am
Registration and Refreshments
9:00am - 9:05am
Welcome Remarks Colleen McGahan, VANSUG President
9:05am - 9:20am
What's New at SAS? Alice Yuan, SAS Canada
9:20am - 9:40am
Form Over Function? Why Not Both? - Using SAS to Complete a Form Jeremy Hamm, BC Cancer
9:40am - 10:25am
Modernizing Your SAS Platform From SAS 9 to SAS Viya Suellen Ventura, SAS Canada
10:25am - 10:45am
10:45am - 11:25am
Journey of Open Source Programming in SAS Viya Deep Jariwala, SAS Canada
Understanding Open source connection with SAS Viya
Custom Demo 1: Python Coding in SAS Studio
Custom Demo 2: Integrating SAS and Python Code using SAS Flows
Custom Demo 3: Python Coding in Model Studio
Custom Demo 4: Connecting Jupyter NB with SAS Viya environment
R integration with SAS Viya
SAS Studio extension and integration with Visual Studio Code
11:25am - 11:50am
SAS RWI: Putting the cell in Excel Mike Atkinson, BC Ministry of Health
The SAS Report Writing Interface lets you wield a lot of control over the content and format of Excel workbooks. This presentation shows how to create a client‑ready Excel workbook that doesn’t need any manual tweaking afterwards.
11:50am - 12:00pm
In this post, you'll find the PDF versions of the presentations. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to me (Alice.Yuan@sas.com).
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