Power BI | Dashboard in a Day

Live 2-hour educational event for business and I.T. users new to Power BI 


Date: October 13, 2020  |  Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT |  Live Event!

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.

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2-hour Dashboard in a Day Agenda

  • 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.


Post-Event Hands-on-Labs

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

Power BI Office Hours

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.


Presenter


Eric Lofstrom, Principal

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Eric is a Principal at BlueGranite focusing on Self-Service and Corporate Business Intelligence solutions. Eric is an expert in all aspects of business intelligence including ETL, Data Modeling, OLAP, Reporting, and Performance Management. He hosts a monthly series ‘Power BI Office Hours’ and frequently leads discovery seminars and in-person training sessions for BlueGranite clients on the Power BI toolset. Eric holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Michigan.

 

 

 

Microsoft Public Sector Notice

Notice to all public sector or state-owned entity employees - Federal (including Military), State, Local, and Public Education.

This is a Microsoft partner event. Should items of value (e.g. promotional items) be disbursed to event participants, these items will be available at no charge to attendees. Please check with your ethics policies before accepting items of value.

 

 SESSION Goals

  • 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

 SESSION Details

  • October 13, 2020 at 10am-12pm EDT
  • This introductory content is intended for business or I.T. teams looking to understand the abilities of Power BI for reporting and analytics
  • Webinar session hosted via GoToWebinar, available on PC, smart phone, or tablet devices

Interested? 

REGISTER TODAY!