BECOMING THE EXPERT JAMES ENOCH EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC MANAGER
EDUCATION GROW WITH USHow many of you have attended a SAS Education course?How many of you are SAS certified professionals?SAS Education offers the following: Public classroom training courses Private, group training courses eLearning – full courses and short topical lectures SAS Certification exams Live Web training courses In 2012, SAS Onsite mentoring services across ANZ ran 458 courses and trained 2,564 users
EDUCATION NEW COURSES FOR 2013 Creating Reports and Graphs Using SAS Enterprise Guide Visual Analytics: Getting Started Visual Analytics: Fast Track More locally developed Business Knowledge Series courses, such as last year’s ‘Defining the Value of Business Analytics’ Advanced Analytics for the Modern Business Analyst Management Overview: Exploring the Platform for SAS Business Analytics Getting Started with the Platform for SAS Business Analytics SAS SQL 2: Processing Data Efficiently in Real-World Scenarios
EDUCATION OTHER NEW DEVELOPMENTS New Catalogue and Learning Paths Formal Training Needs Assessment tool under development SAS OnDemand for Professionals in later 2013 Live Web Training at local times Onsite Mentoring Service Custom Training Services Onsite training SAS Certified Statistical Business Analyst
EDUCATION WHILE WE ARE ON CERTIFICATIONSo, how many publically available SAS certifications are there?There is a SAS Certified:1. Base Programmer2. Advanced Programmer3. Statistical Business Analyst4. Predictive Modeler5. Data Integration Developer SAS CertFest is6. Platform Administrator being held at7. BI Content Developer each SAS Training Centre8. Clinical Trials Programmer on March 28
TO SEE IF I MANAGED TO HOLD YOUR EDUCATION ATTENTION LATE IN THE AFTERNOON How many courses did we run across New Zealand and Australia in 2012? How many people did we train across New Zealand and Australia in 2012? What date is SAS CertFest being held? Name one of our new courses for 2013?
EDUCATION BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE SERIESCourse: Customer Segmentation Using SAS Enterprise MinerPresenter: Goutam ChakrabortyDates: Wellington from July 11-12Sydney BKS courses around SAS ForumBart Baesens:• Advanced Analytics for Customer Intelligence Using SAS July 31–August 2• Web Analytics and Web Intelligence Using SAS – August 5-6• Analytics: Putting It All to Work – August 7Catherine Truxillo• Multilevel Modeling of Hierarchical and Longitudinal Data Using SAS August 5-7• Advanced Analytics for the Modern Business Analyst – August 12-16
ACADEMIC PROGRAM WHAT DO WE DO? • The SAS Academic Program works with professors, lecturers and researchers across the globe to support their use of SAS for teaching and research. • Within New Zealand, SAS is taught at the following Universities
ACADEMIC PROGRAM WHAT DO WE DO? • Across a wide variety of faculties – Maths/Stats, Information Systems, Business/Marketing, Accounting/Finance, Health, Psychology • SAS skills in Enterprise Guide, Foundation SAS, Enterprise Miner, Text Miner, JMP and Forecast Server • We support each course through teaching materials, publications, train-the- trainer programs, course projects and more • The SAS Work Placement Program… • If you are keen to be involved, email email@example.com and we will send you all the details you need to register
SAS CONTACT POINTSEducation and Academic ManagerJames Enochjames.firstname.lastname@example.orgTwitter @james_enochEducation Account Manager New Zealand (currently recruiting – until in place)Karen Truman04 917 email@example.comAcademic Program ManagerGeordie Taitgeordie.firstname.lastname@example.org
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