Welcome to the Iowa SAS® User Group’s website! The Iowa SAS® User Group is a volunteer networking forum for SAS® professionals who work in various industries within the State of Iowa. Our primary purpose is to provide an opportunity for the exchange of information and promotion of new ideas concerning SAS® and related products. Members gather together to share ideas, exchange experiences, learn new things, vent frustration, and enjoy gossiping. Iowa SAS Users Group works closely with SAS® Institute, but it is independent from it. Join us and get to know more the software that gives you THE POWER TO KNOW®.


Update - 2018 One Day Conference

The 2018 Iowa SAS User Group One Day Conference will take place on Monday May 2018. The conference will take place at its usual conference center which is the Carver Conference and Learning Center DuPont Pioneer, Johnston, Iowa. This one-day conference will provide an opportunity to enhance participants' SAS® skills and provide opportunities to network with other SAS® System users. If you have questions about the conference please contact this year's conference chair.

Conference presentations

Here are some of the papers that were presented on the 9th Iowa SAS User Group meeting last May. Please note that not all presenters submitted their papers to be published on this website. If you happen to be one of the presenters and would like to share your paper on this website, please forward it to the web master. Here are the papers that are submitted:

Announcing SAS Workshop

A 3-day SAS Workshop offered on May 9-11 in 1105 Snedecor Hall

  • A SAS short course will be offered over three consecutive days (9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in twelve 75-minute sessions).
  • Several of these sessions will be an introduction to traditional SAS programming.
  • Other sessions will incorporate SAS procedures that involve some applications and statistical graphics, and several SAS procedures available for statistical analysis.