Statistical Discovery from SAS

Agenda

Monday, Sept. 15

8:00 and 8:30 a.m. Transportation from hotels to Building F
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Training
Building F
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Registration
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle
Lobby
4:30 and 4:45 p.m. Transportation from Building F to hotels
5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Steering Committee Pre-Conference Meeting
The Umstead Hotel and Spa
Cedar Room
5:45 and 6:00 p.m. Transportation from hotels to the Sall residence
6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Welcome Dinner
The Home of John and Ginger Sall
Attendance is limited to the first 225 conference participants who sign up during online registration.

Tuesday, Sept. 16

7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Transportation from hotels to Building C
7:00 – 9:00 a.m. Registration
Lobby
7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
Café
7:45 – 8:45 a.m. Discovery Expo
Networking Hall and Poster Gallery
Meet the developers, browse books, preview posters.
9:00 a.m. Welcome
EBC 250 Theater
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Plenary Session
John Sall, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President, SAS
EBC 250 Theater
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Plenary Session
Michael Schrage, Research Fellow, MIT
EBC 250 Theater
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Discovery Expo
Café, Networking Hall and Poster Gallery
Grab a bite to eat, meet the developers, browse books, preview posters.
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Users Group Lunch
Executive Dining Room 1
Limited seating. Please contact JMP Users Group Liaison Robin Moran for more details.
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
1:45 p.m. Break
2:00 –2:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 – 3:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
3:45 p.m. Break
4:00 – 4:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Transportation from Building C to hotels
5:30 Transportation from hotels to Bay 7
6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Special Dinner Event
Bay 7, American Tobacco Historic District, Durham, NC

Wednesday, Sept. 17

7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Transportation from hotels to Building C
7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
Café
7:45 – 8:45 a.m. Discovery Expo
Networking Hall and Poster Gallery
Meet the developers, browse books, preview posters.
9:00 a.m. Welcome
EBC 250 Theater
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Plenary Session
David J. Hand, Senior Research Investigator and Emeritus Professor of Mathematics, Imperial College, London
EBC 250 Theater
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 – 11:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
11:45 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Discovery Expo
Café, Networking Hall and Poster Gallery
Grab a bite to eat, meet the developers, browse books, preview posters.
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
1:45 p.m. Break
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
2:30 p.m. Break
2:45 – 3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Poster Presentations
Poster Gallery
Featuring A posters from 3:30 – 4:15 p.m. and B posters from 4:15 – 5:00 p.m.
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Book Signings
David J. Hand, The Improbability Principle
Michael Schrage, The Innovator's Hypothesis
5:00 – 5:15 p.m. Transportation from Building C to hotels
5:45 p.m. Transportation from hotels to North Carolina Museum of History
6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Special Dinner Event
North Carolina Museum of History, Raleigh, NC

Thursday, Sept. 18

7:00 – 7:45 a.m. Transportation from hotels to Building C
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
Café
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Meet the Developers
Networking Hall
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
8:30 a.m. Break
8:45 – 9:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
9:15 a.m. Break
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions
EBC 7, 8, 9 and 150
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 – 11:15 Plenary Session
Jonah Berger, James G. Campbell Associate Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
EBC 250 Theater
11:15 a.m. Wrap-Up Session: How to Get Conference Materials
EBC 250 Theater
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Last-Chance Networking Lunch
Café
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Transportation from Building C to hotels
11:45 – 1:15 p.m. Steering Committee Post-Conference Lunch
Executive Dining Room
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Post-Conference Training
Building F

Discovery Summit 2014

Sept. 15 – 18
SAS World Headquarters
Cary, North Carolina

 

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