Bay Area SAS Users Group (usually pronounced "Bay-Sas") is a local users group organized to further the interests of programmers and users of the SAS® Software in the San Francisco Bay Area, and to instruct members how to better use SAS® programming tools and user interfaces. Bay Area SAS Users Group also provides an arena for informing attendees and members of career opportunities.

Meetings are held once a quarter. Location of the meetings are geographically cycled around the Bay Area, hosted by companies and Universities which use SAS® Software. Typically 2-3 speakers present material of a tutorial nature, (i.e., How to use Proc Tabulate) or of an application designed using SAS Software.

The Program Coordinator is Thomas Leung. Thomas selects sites and speakers for the Bay Area SAS Users Group meetings. If you would like to offer a meeting room or make a presentation about some aspect of SAS programming, please contact Thomas Leung at:

(415) 956-3611 or

Bay Area SAS Users Group publishes a newsletter once a quarter. This is how members know when and where the upcoming meetings are. It is delivered via email.

To Unsubscribe to our newsletter, please email basas@tmcsoftware.com.

No membership fees. To join, please send the following: name, company, U.S. mailing address, email address, and work phone to tleung@tmcsoftware.com or call Thomas Leung at (415) 956-3611. Snail mail to Bay Area SAS Users Group, 155 Sansome Street, Suite 650, San Francisco, CA 94104.

You may post your company's SAS employment or contract positions for free on the BASAS Website. Contract programmers may post their resumes and availability. To place postings, email details to tleung@tmcsoftware.com.