OPUS Spring 2017 Meeting
Thursday May 25, 2017
University of Ottawa, Huguette-Labelle Room in Tabaret Hall, 550 Cumberland St
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|12:45 PM – 1:00||
Come network with your SAS Ottawa peers.
|1:00 – 1:15||
Welcome and Introduction
Joel Orr, Statistics Canada, SAS OPUS President
|1:15 – 1:30||
Presentation: SAS Canada News
Matt Malczewski, SAS Institute (Canada) Inc. - Toronto
|1:30 – 1:50||
Presentation: What's in "Your" Inbox? – Prepping Outlook data for analysis in SAS
Andrew Clapson, CMA
There is a wealth of potentially valuable analytical information stored in corporate email servers, and the closest insights to home can be found in your own personal inbox. Using SAS, we will extract, process, and format a series of datasets built from Outlook calendar and inbox data, and then carry out some basic analysis on the resulting data.
|1:50 – 2:10||
Presentation: SAS Solution Du Jour – Text Miner Overview
David Comeau, SAS Canada - Ottawa
Exploring the Text Miner features of the SAS Enterprise Miner product
|2:10 – 2:30||
Break and networking
|2:30 – 3:00||
Presentation: SAS Text Miner for Academic Research: Using Analytics to understand the Field of Analytics.
Hugh Cairns, SAS Canada - Ottawa
This session showcases SAS Text Miner can be used by researchers to mine the unstructured article abstracts using Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA) to profile the field and categorize abstracts into clusters that represent the intellectual communities researching analytics.
|3:00 – 3:30||
Presentation: Text Mining in JMP 13.1
Nick Shelton, JMP Canada - Toronto
Exploring the Text Analytics features of JMP Pro v13.1
Closing Remarks and Door Prize(s)