Paper  titled “Variable Selection for Multivariate Cointegrated Time Series Prediction with PROC VARCLUS in SAS Enterprise Miner 7.1” co-authored by Akkarapol Sangasoonsong has been selected for 2012 SAS Global Forum Ambassador Award. This competitive award supports and recognizes students who use SAS technologies in innovative ways.  Akkarapol's achievement was recognized by SAS CEO and he was named SAS student ambassador at SAS Global Forum 2012 in Orlando, FL April 22-25.