Date: September 1, 2022 | Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET | 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.
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.
Eric Lofstrom, Principal
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.
Jocelyn Porter, Staff Consultan
Jocelyn is a Staff Consultant at BlueGranite with experience in data modeling, analysis, and visualization in the Pediatric Maternal Fetal Medicine and Obstetric industries. She is passionate about delivering phenomenal data analytics solutions and identifying areas of growth for her clients. Jocelyn graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Economics.
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.