News & Events

HOT NEWS:

  • 08-09-2017: Registration for the CDISC Public Training is closed now. OCS Life Sciences is ready to go!
  • 31-08-2017: The most recent joiner of our SAS Boot Camp has passed the SAS Base Programming for SAS 9 exam with an excellent score of 94%! Well done!
  • 22-08-2017: The outside of our offices in ‘s-Hertogenbosch are now branded with the logos of OCS Consulting and OCS Life Sciences.
  • 16-08-2017: James Hunter will present at the PhUSE SDE France. Title: A Flexible Approach to Multi-Source Data Imputation – How it Works and Expected Results.
  • 10-08-2017: OCS Consulting has received an official message from SAS Institute to congratulate us on earning all competency badges from the SAS® Partner Program. Proud!
  • 03-08-2017: OCS Consulting has provided a 2-day SAS training to a charity from London, United Kingdom.
  • 28-07-2017: We have created a new logo for OCS Life Sciences. Curious? Visit OCS Life Sciences.
  • 20-07-2017: SAS is preparing for the Analytics Experience 2017 in Amsterdam.
  • 14-07-2017: Still some places left for the CDISC public training week in Leiden, hosted by OCS Life Sciences.
  • 06-07-2017: The recordings of our webinar on the CDISC SDTM Mapping Engine are available on our OCS Life Sciences YouTube channel.
  • 29-06-2017: OCS Consulting attended SAS Forum Deutschland at the World Conference Center in Bonn.
  • 29-06-2017: OCS Life Sciences presented our CDISC SDTM Mapping Engine in a webinar.
  • 20-06-2017: OCS Life Sciences attended the PhUSE CSS Europe 2017 in London.
  • 13-06-2017: OCS Consulting attended SAS Forum NL 2017 and SAS Forum BeLux 2017.
  • 07-06-2017: OCS Consulting attended the KNVB Data Challenge – De impact van vrouwen op het voetbal.
  • 06-06-2017: OCS Consulting attended the official opening of the Dutch Data Science Week.
  • 01-06-2017: Interested in a webinar about our CDISC SDTM Mapping Engine? Register here.
  • 26-05-2017: OCS Life Sciences attended PhUSE Single Day events in Uxbridge and Copenhagen.
  • 18-05-2017: OCS Life Sciences attended PhUSE Single Day events in Frankfurt and Basel.
  • 12-05-2017: OCS Consulting attended the first Dutch Data Science Week Live Talkshow.
  • 04-05-2017: OCS Consulting is looking forward to watching a good game of tennis at Ricoh Open 2017 at Autotron in Rosmalen.
  • 28-04-2017: OCS Life Sciences attended the CDISC European Interchange in London, United Kingdom.
  • 20-04-2017: SAS Consulting Services has launched our new ‘Managed Services‘.
  • 12-04-2017: OCS Life Sciences has been launched!! For more information visit the webpage.

 

  OCS LUNCH & LEARN SESSIONS:

  • 28-09-2017: PhUSE Presentations, Hailemichael Worku, Joris Derks, Sigrid Fouchier & Lieke Gijsbers
  • 27-10-2017: Data Visualisation, Lukasz Kaminski
  • 24-11-2017: Good Clinical Practice, Leah van der Meer
  • 22-12-2017: Advanced SAS Programming, Yung-Yang Hu
  • 19-01-2018: Introduction to Epidemiology, Jaike Praagman & Femke Sijtsma

 

 EVENTS:

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NEWS ARCHIVE:

  • 06-04-2017: OCS Consulting attended the SAS Global Forum in Orlando, Florida, USA. Next year: Denver, Colorado!
  • 27-03-2017: OCS Consulting attended the PhUSE CSS in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA.
  • 17-03-2017: The OCS SAS Life Sciences Boot Camp is a great way to start your career! Find out why.
  • 09-03-2017: The call for papers for the PhUSE Annual Conference 2017 in Edinburgh has been open for a week now. Register now!
  • 01-03-2017: All OCS SAS Life Sciences Boot Camp attendees have obtained their SAS Base Programmer certificate. Well done!
  • 23-02-2017: Early April, we will be launching our OCS Life Sciences newsletter. Stay tuned!
  • 15-02-2017: OCS Consulting First Partner in Europe to Earn All Major SAS® Competency Badges – Dutch Press ReleasePDF
  • 15-02-2017: OCS Consulting First Partner in Europe to Earn All Major SAS® Competency Badges – English Press Release – PDF
  • 08-02-2017: All OCS SAS Boot Camp attendees have obtained their SAS Base Programmer certificate. Good job guys!
  • 01-02-2017: Our colleague Juan Sanchez has been inducted into the Super User Program on SAS Communities. Well done Juan!
  • 25-01-2017: Both abstracts from OCS Consulting have been accepted for the CDISC European Interchange 2017!
  • 19-01-2017: OCS Consulting will be hosting CDISC public training courses at Holiday Inn Leiden, the Netherlands, from 11-15 September 2017.
  • 13-01-2017: New date set for SAS Forum NL – 9 June 2017!
  • 04-01-2017: OCS Consulting will be exhibitor at the CDISC European Interchange in London, United Kingdom.
  • 22-12-2016: OCS Consulting is going to attend the PhUSE Computational Science Symposium in Maryland, USA.
  • 13-12-2016: The OCS New Year Party will be held at the Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky in wonderful Amsterdam on Saturday 28th January 2017.
  • 05-12-2016: The date for the second PhUSE Single Day Event in the Netherlands is set. 16 February 2017 at Danone Nutricia Research Offices in Utrecht.
  • 28-11-2016: The offices of OCS Consulting BV will be closed for a week from Monday, December 26 to re-open in the New Year on January 2nd 2017.
  • 17-11-2016: Our next OCS SAS Boot Camp will start in December 2016. Still some places left for career starters!
  • 08-11-2016: Fun and interesting interview in Dutch from ICT Community ‘s-Hertogenbosch with Michael Gomes.
  • 01-11-2016: SAS has recently created a single point of information for SAS Administrators.
  • 24-10-2016: OCS Consulting passed the SAS 9.4 Intelligence Platform Deployment ‘Practical Exam’!
  • 18-10-2016: This month, one of our OCS SAS Boot Camp graduates has started her first commercial assignment.
  • 12-10-2016: PhUSE Annual Conference 2017 will take place in Edinburgh, Scotland. Jules van der Zalm is going to be the conference chair!
  • 06-10-2016: OCS Consulting has become a SAS Gold-partner. We are so proud of our team!
  • 04-10-2016: OCS Consulting won the SAS Reseller Partner of the Year Award 2016! – Dutch Press Release
  • 28-09-2016: OCS Consulting attended the SAS Forum UK in Birmingham.
  • 23-09-2016: A Dutch health insurer has recommended OCS Consulting to another health insurer for implementing a SAS Enterprise Case Management Fraud solution.
  • 14-09-2016: OCS Consulting is going to present a Big Data success story at our stand during Big Data Expo 2016 in Jaarbeurs Utrecht.
  • 06-09-2016: OCS Consulting is very proud to be the first SAS partner in the Netherlands to receive the official ‘SAS Visualization Competence Badge’.
  • 29-08-2016: OCS Consulting and Boemska have signed a partnership agreement.
  • 23-08-2016: OCS Consulting is proud to announce our first SAASNOW client, who will be using the “SAS VA in the cloud” offering from Amsio for which OCS Consulting is a reseller. We will assist the client with the data preparation process to get the data into Visual Analytics and subsequently to create the first reports.
  • 15-08-2016: The ‘OCS Consulting Biometrics News Summer Edition 2016‘ is available online!
  • 08-08-2016: The OCS SAS Boot Camp is developing clinical trial data insights for SMS-Oncology using SAS Visual Analytics!
  • 29-07-2016: The OCS SAS Boot Camp started a SAASNOW proof of concept for Zoef.com!
  • 21-07-2016: The first SAS Boot Camp certificates have been obtained! Today Alexandra Kosior and Evi Creesburg took the SAS Base Programmer exam.
  • 13-07-2016: PhUSE has accepted three of our papers to present at the PhUSE Conference.
    • DIY: Create your own SDTM mapping framework. By Bas van Bakel
    • How to effectively deal with hard-coding and CDISC Controlled Terminology in clinical studies. By Lennert van der Zee
    • The hardships of finding your way in Biometrics. By Evi Creebsburg
  • 04-07-2016: The OCS Consulting SAS Boot Camp has taken off today. We would like to wish our trainees lots of succcess with negotiating the challanges of this Boot Camp.
  • 28-06-2016: OCS Consulting attended the PhUSE CSS EU in Basel, Switzerland. Visit the PhUSE website for more information about all project groups.
  • 21-06-2016: The three CDISC SDTM training sessions for an international CRO have been a great success! 100% of the attendees would recommend this training to others!
  • 17-06-2016: Today, one of our consultants gained OCS’ first certificate for SAS Visual Analytics 7.3 Deployment Specialist.
  • 15-06-2016: OCS Consulting installeert SAS Visual Analytics bij Koninklijke Van Wijhe Verf – Dutch Press Release
  • 14-06-2016: We are proud to announce that PhUSE has accepted 4 of our abstracts for the PhUSE Conference in Barcelona. Titles and writers will be announced soon!
  • 10-06-2016: Ricoh Open 2016 was again a great event! Thank you to our guests and the event committee!
  • 02-06-2016: OCS Consulting attended the first Dutch Health Hackathon and finished 2nd in the competition.
  • 24-05-2016: OCS Consulting attended the PhUSE Single Day Event UK on 23 May 2016 in Cambridge, United Kingdom.
  • 17-05-2016: ACRON has included our interview on their new website. Proud to be an ACRON member!
  • 12-05-2016: OCS Consulting is looking forward to watching a good game of tennis at Ricoh Open 2016 at Autotron in Rosmalen.
  • 10-05-2016: OCS Consulting has submitted 6 abstracts for the PhUSE Conference in Barcelona. Curious to find out which of these abstracts will be accepted!
  • 04-05-2016: OCS Consulting will be presenting at the PSI Conference in Berlin.
    • Penalized regression model to select a panel of saliva biomarkers from 17 adults affected by atopic dermatitis. A case-study on the application of LASSO models in small sample size. By Bianca Papi
    • A Bayesian Network approach to analyse 16S rRNA bacteria interactions in infants participating in a nutritional intervention study. By Bianca Papi
  • 28-04-2016: Next to our vacancies, please find more information and a visual teaser for our SAS Boot Camp.
  • 25-04-2016: OCS Consulting is proud member of the PSI community.
  • 25-04-2016: OCS Consulting attended the SAS Global Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
  • 20-04-2016: Exciting news! John van Bemmelen joins the PhUSE committee as co-chair of Coders Corner!
  • 15-04-2016: Today we’ve opened the application process for our SAS Boot Camp for TLM/SAM and BI/DI. A traineeship is a great way to start your professional career!
  • 08-04-2016: In April and May OCS Consulting will provide two training sessions for an international CRO on the topic of CDISC SDTM.
  • 05-04-2016: Great news! OCS Consulting would like to welcome Richard Paterson who has re-joined our team.
  • 22-03-2016: OCS Consulting is excited for its first installation of SAS Cost and Profitability Management (formally known as SAS Activity Based Management).
  • 17-03-2016: OCS Consulting signed its first international managed service agreement with a client in London. The service will be delivered by our SAS centre of excellence based in the Netherlands.
  • Interested in participating in a high profile CDISC implementation project? OCS Consulting has one!
    • Project starts in May and ends around Christmas
    • Must haves: Sound SAS programming and CDISC (SDTM) experience
    • Please register your interest at recruitment.nl@ocs-consulting.com by sending your CV and availability
  • OCS Consulting and Nutricia Research renew preferred partnership contract – Dutch Press Release – English Press Release
  • The first PhUSE Single Day Event in the Netherlands was a great success!
  • OCS Consulting and Metacoda have signed a partnership agreement.
  • OCS Consulting and Nutricia Research have organised a public training course on SAS ODS Graphics.
  • OCS Consulting attended the Dutch Life Sciences Conference in Lelystad, the Netherlands.
  • OCS Consulting attended the SAS Analytics Conference in Rome, Italy.
  • OCS Consulting was exhibitor at PhUSE Annual Conference in Vienna, Austria – Summary
  • OCS Consulting was exhibitor at SAS Forum NL – Dutch summary
  • SAS and KNVB create partnership for Football Intelligence – Dutch Press Release
  • SaasNow expands cloud portfolio with Visual Statistics.
  • OCS Consulting includes SAASNOW in partnership with SAS Institute – Dutch Press Release
  • OCS Consulting celebrates its 30th anniversary!! More information about the festivities on ocs-consulting.eu.
    Our CEO Maurice Aroesti with a few words around our 30th anniversary.
  • OCS Consulting is SAS Reseller for Life Sciences.