Date: June 9 2020 | Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST | Free event, live!
At BlueGranite, as well as our partner Microsoft, we understand that in the current economic climate you are being asked to enhance your business by leveraging data to make critical business decisions in an efficient, precise, and effective manner.
Power BI is a business analytics service from Microsoft that gives you a single view of your business data, with the ability to monitor your business using live dashboards, create rich interactive reports, and collaborate with team members.
What is Power BI, and what can it do for you and your organization
How Power BI can help you access and analyze the critical data you need
Examples of Power BI, showcasing a variety of industry use cases
How to connect to data and build your first Power BI data visualization
This free introductory session is for business or IT oriented attendees who are NEW to Power BI and would like to explore some of its many features for data and analytics. Our goal with this event is to help you kick-start your organization's Power BI journey.
After this session you'll be encouraged to complete a series of hands-on lab materials and recorded videos. You'll be sent instructions via email after the conclusion of the event.
Companion Hands on Labs feature:
Learn how to connect to, import, and transform data
Connect to data from a variety of sources
Create and visualize custom measures with rich, interactive reports
Discover how to build stunning data visualizations and dashboards
Publish and share visualizations and data models
Each month we'll host a live Power BI Office Hours session with our experts, to help make sure your Power BI journey has started on the right track.
David Eldersveld, Solution Architect
David is a Solution Architect and Microsoft MVP who has employed skills in technology development, data integration, data analysis, and systems analysis for over ten years. David enjoys building BI and advanced analytics solutions with technologies in Microsoft Azure and the Power Platform. He is active in various technical communities. In addition to blogging for BlueGranite, he also writes at dataveld.com.
Olya Musokhranova, Solution Consultant
Olya is a Solution Consultant at BlueGranite. She has 4+ years of experience in business analytics and report development and worked with all aspects of Power BI including administration and monitoring. She is also skilled in data analysis and data processing using Python and R. In addition to working within Microsoft BI ecosystem Olya has experience using Periscope Data, SAS and SPSS. She has experience in Higher Education, Manufacturing and LeadGen Marketing industries. Additionally, Olya has a Master of Business Administration, with a focus on Management Information Systems, from Tennessee Technological University.