|Date: ||Fri, 10 Sep 1999 08:59:39 -0500|
|Reply-To: ||Kerril Bauerly <Kerril.Bauerly@LABONE.COM>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Kerril Bauerly <Kerril.Bauerly@LABONE.COM>|
|Subject: ||3rd Quarter KCASUG Meeting - Reminder|
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The next meeting of the Kansas City Area SAS User's Group will be September
14 at 1:00 pm at the KU Regents Center at 12600 Quivira in Overland Park,
Our corporate parade this quarter will feature short presentations from
Sprint and Best Solutions.
Our feature presentation will be provided by Bill Hefner of SAS Institute:
> Building upon Version 7, Version 8 is the next major release of
the > SASŪ System. In this presentation, we'll take a broad overview look >
at the new functionality available in these two releases. Specifically, >
enhancements to I/O processing (SAS I/O and external file I/O) will be >
covered, as well as features in the DATA step language and a few Base >
procedures. Also, new output / reporting capabilities will be > discussed.
A brief demonstration of the user interface and some of > these enhancements
*** Order SAS manuals at 15% off at our September 14 meeting! ***
SAS Institute is offering a new discount for purchasing SAS manuals and
Books by Users books. Once a year, attendees in each local user group can
purchase books at a 15% discount. You must attend the meeting to qualify for
the discount. If you complete your order form at the meeting, YOU WILL NEED
YOUR CREDIT CARD NUMBER or a PURCHASE ORDER.(pre-payment)--no cash or checks
please! We cannot be responsible for handling cash. If you opt to take the
order form back to your office for processing, a check may be submitted with
the order. Orders must be placed within 2 weeks of the meeting to receive
the 15% discount.
We will have catalogs and order forms available at the meeting. So be sure
to attend so you can take advantage of the 15% savings!
** Win a free SAS manual! **
Also, we'll be having a drawing and whoever wins will receive a free SAS
manual or Books by Users book of their choice!
Come and join us!!
For questions or directions, please contact