Statistical Discovery from SAS

Agenda

Monday, Sept. 9

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Training
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Registration
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Steering Committee Pre-Conference Meeting
5:45 p.m. Buses run from hotel to Rio Cibolo Ranch
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Welcome Dinner at Rio Cibolo Ranch

Tuesday, Sept. 10

7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
7:00 – 9:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Meet the Developers
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:15 – 10:30 a.m. Plenary Session
John Sall, Co-Founder and Executive Vice President, SAS
10:30 – noon Breakout Sessions
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Discovery Expo
Grab a bite to eat, meet the developers, browse books, and take a preliminary look at posters.
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Users Group Lunch
Users group leaders lunch together to share strategies and best practices. Limited seating. Please contact Robin Hughes Moran for more details
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Poster Presentations
6:15 p.m. Buses run from hotel to Pearl Stable
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Special Dinner Event at Pearl Stable

Wednesday, Sept. 11

7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Meet the Developers
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Plenary Session
Dick De Veaux, C. Carlisle and Margaret Tipit Professor of Statistics, Williams College
10:30 – noon Breakout Sessions
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Discovery Expo
Grab a bite to eat, meet the developers, browse books, and take a last look at posters.
1:30 – 5:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Special Dinner Event and Riverboat Rides at Lonesome Dove on The River Walk Grotto

Thursday, Sept. 12

7:00 – 8:45 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Meet the Developers
9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:20 – 10:30 a.m. Plenary Panel Session
A Celebration of Statistics
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Plenary Session
Nate Silver, Founder, FiveThirtyEight.com and Author, The Signal and the Noise
11:45 a.m. – noon Wrap-Up Session: How to Get Conference Materials
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Author Book Signings
Nate Silver, The Signal and the Noise, and Kaiser Fung, Numbersense
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Last-Chance Networking Lunch
12:30 – 2:00 p.m. Steering Committee Post-Conference Lunch
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Post-Conference Training

 

Discovery Summit 2013

Sept. 9 – 12
Grand Hyatt San Antonio

Any questions?

Contact us at discovery@jmp.com

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