Power BI Bootcamp 2021

Power BI Training Bootcamp
From Fri 23rd July To Sat 24th July
11:00 am 12:00 pm
Data-Driven Business Intelligence with Solgari and Power Bi
Ben Banks – Solgari Head of Pre-Sales

The team from Solgari will be demonstrating how PowerBI can be leveraged to generate insight into business communications, channels and campaigns. Bringing all inbound and outbound channels into a single platform results in a unified ‘golden source’ of data, enabling valuable insights for Managers, Supervisors and Executives. Solgari | The All-Channel Business Communications Solution

7:00 pm 8:00 pm
Build BI not BS – Preparing for a BI Initiative
Adam Jones – Dynamic Consultants Group

Power BI dashboards and reports can be so simple to develop that sometimes we start building when we should be planning.  Ensuring you have the right priorities, metrics, and KPIs that drive the correct results will ensure your BI doesn’t become BS.  The truth is if you are building without proper preparation then you may be […]

1:00 pm 2:00 pm
5 DAX Tips that You Should Know
Ayobami Adeleke (MCSA, MCDA, MCDE, MCT) – Data Warehouse/ Business Intelligence Developer

In this session, I’ll be showing us 5 DAX tips that every Power BI developer should always remember; • What’s DAX (Data Analysis Expression)? • Tip 1: Reduce number of calculated columns in your model • Tip 2: Use variables in your DAX formulas • Tip 3: Use the DIVIDE function to perform a division […]

Integrate Power BI report with Dynamics 365 HR
Parag Chapre – Technical Solution Arhcitect

Hello, In this session, We will see how to create a leave and absence report for Dynamics 365 HR and embed it in Dynamics 365 HR.

9:00 pm 10:00 pm
Security in Power BI
Tarek El Bacha – Trainer

Row-level security Static method Dynamic method

8:00 am 9:00 am
Learn DAX Basics
Hasham Niaz – Data & Analytics

This session will walk you through DAX basics concepts, even though people writing DAX for many years just ignore these basics and only rely on hit & try method; Learn DAX basics includes most powerful DAX functions; CALCULATE, SWITCH, SUM, SUMX, FILTER We will walk through different exercise how powerful these functions are and how […]

5 Fascinating principles to get things done
Pedro Reis – IT Team Leader

In this session, I’ll show you 5 principles that might be holding you back from getting things done. Warning: Just by knowing these you might be able to relate to previous situations, recognize them and start taking action, making yourself more confident, productive, and happier.

“DAX” for the SQL Guy
Pedro Reis – IT Team Leader

Love it or hate it, you just can’t ignore DAX, the amazing language of Power BI. If you know SQL, I’ll show you how similar DAX can be, and how you can quickly understand the foundation of DAX, write DAX Queries, test your code and share it with others. All this on the Browser, no […]

6:00 pm 7:00 pm
Power BI Monitoring 101
Rui Romano – Head of BI team @ DevScope

Do you know EXACTLY who is the most active Power BI user in your organization? Do they use Web, Excel or Mobile? Most active report/app? Self-service adoption rate? Does your users with a paid license are active? No? Not sure? Be ready for a big reality check.. This session aims to show you how to […]

3:00 pm 4:00 pm
Think inside the box
Miguel Félix – Controller

Power BI allows to add custom visualizations to make storytelling really interesting, however that may come at some price, that may vary from performance to losses of support over time. In this session we will show how we can create some custom visualizations using the standard visualizations.

Is it better to use DAX calculated columns or Power Query computed columns?
Dinesh Kumar Prabakaran – Product Manager

– Both DAX and power query are used to create custom columns in Power BI. Why both exist? When you should choose each of them? – Which one is best for querying semi-structured data? – Which one has better query performance? – How does it work during the delta update? (incremental refresh)

8:00 am 9:00 am
Implementing an efficient Power BI model within 30 minutes using Tabular Editor
Asanka Padmakumara – Senior Business Intelligence Consultant

Creating a Power BI data model is easy, it will not take much time or effort to create a Power BI model. On the other hand, creating an efficient, clean data model which adhere to all the best practices is a cumbersome task. However, with Tabular model, that is not the case. In this session, […]

Power BI release management with Deployment Pipelines
Asanka Padmakumara – Senior Business Intelligence Consultant

Moving reports and models between multiple environments has always been a cumbersome operation in Power BI until the introduction of Power BI deployment pipeline. With deployment pipeline you can now move your models/reports from development environment to test and production environments by a single button click. In this session I will provide an introduction to […]

5:00 pm 6:00 pm
All about Power BI Embedded in Jupyter notebook
Jenkins NS – Founder & Director @JPOWER4 | MVP | MCT | Author

Jupyter notebook users will be able to embed Power BI reports and then use Power BI features to improve their data storytelling. Microsoft announce the release of Power BI in Jupyter notebooks in MS build 2021. You can now tell compelling data stories with Power BI in Jupyter notebooks. Get your Power BI analytics in […]

9:00 am 10:00 am
Button/Bookmark Tricks in Power BI to Enrich Reports
Pragati Jain – Data Platform MVP, Senior Data Analyst

n this session we will see few tricks on how we can use Bookmarks/Buttons in Power BI to make reports more interactive and fascinating from user perspective. The session will cover the following details: • Start with importing a sample dataset • Create interactive drill-through functionality using Bookmarks/Buttons • Create Toggle between charts functionality using […]

11:00 am 12:00 pm
Get data with Power BI Desktop
Gloria Ibeakanma – Data Analyst

It is through data collection that a business or management has the quality information they need to make informed decisions from further analysis, study, and research. Without data collection, companies would stumble around in the dark using outdated methods to make their decisions. In this session we will find, collect, and clean data from different […]

5:00 pm 6:00 pm
Get Started with Goals in Power BI
Christoph Glur – Partner

Whether you are tracking KPIs, OKRs, or following an MBO approach, the brand-new Power BI Goals feature has a lot to offer. In this interactive session, you’ll learn all about Goals: pre-requisites, how to define and track goals for your team or organisation, how to track progress automatically, and how to set up hierarchical goal […]

12:00 pm 1:00 pm
Power BI Write Back with PowerApps
Adewale Yusuf (MVP, MCSA, MCDA, MCT) – Business Intelligence Analyst

This session will focus on how you can pass context-aware data to a canvas app, which write back and updates your powerbi report in real time as you make changes. Now, your app users can derive business insights and take actions from right within their Power BI reports and dashboards

4:00 pm 5:00 pm
Working with Images in Power BI Report
AYODEJI FOLARIN (MVP, MCT, MBA) – BI Developer

A good way to get audience attention is to enhance your reports with images. Images help to improve the visual appearance of a report. Static images on the page are good for some purposes. But sometimes you want images that relate to the data in your report. Let us discuss how to display images in […]

Non structured Data in data lake to Azure Synapse to useful insights in Power BI
Prince Kher – VP Head of Asia Regulatory Reporting and Data Analytics Portfolio Asia

Non structure data in Data lake to Azure Synapse to Power BI

Data Analytics life cycle in Power BI
Prince Kher – VP Head of Asia Regulatory Reporting and Data Analytics Portfolio Asia

Perform full data Analytics stages from 1. Descriptive Analytics 2. Diagnostic Analytics 3. Predictive Analytics 4. Prescriptive Analytics

11:00 am 12:00 pm
PowerBI in Project Delivery: Visualizing Project Plans using Power BI
Sainath Vasantha – Manager at EY, Ireland | Project Management | Operations Automation

Most of the project managers use Excel or Microsoft Project to manage their tasks and delivery plan. Although MS project offers basic visualizations and reporting options it’s not suitable for advanced reporting. Moreover, Microsoft Project (Desktop version) cannot be connected directly to Power BI. In this session, we will focus on a workaround that will […]

12:00 pm 1:00 pm
Storytelling with Data using Power BI URLs
Rory Neary – Power Platform Solution Architect

Power BI URLs are much more powerful than we give them credit for. Did you know that the URL that you use to navigate to a Power BI report can be enhanced to enable you to specify the Report Page and any number of filters that are applicable to your dataset. It is not at […]

6:00 pm 7:00 pm
Power BI: Above and Beyond with Measure Groups
Thimantha Vidanagamage – Associate Microsoft BI Consultant

Are you someone who is limited to the use of Measure Groups for Time Intelligence requirements? Measure Groups have the ability to facilitate many more use cases. In this session, I will take you through measure groups and its various use cases. By the end of the session, you should be able to use Measure […]

5:00 pm 6:00 pm
Power BI Performance – 7 deadly sins!
Nikola Ilic – Business Intelligence Developer

Congratulations! You’ve built your shiny fancy Power BI report and your charts look terrific. But, your data refresh takes forever…Or, your report is utterly slow when interacting with visuals…You switch to DirectQuery mode to make things better, just to discover that the report performance sucks even more… And, if you feel lost, I don’t blame […]

4:00 pm 5:00 pm
Displaying data from Azure Digital Twins with PowerBI
Chris Lloyd-Jones – Emerging Tech Engineer

This session will talk about Azure Digital Twins, and their common use cases – from smart spaces, to smart home devices, to create a digital replica of a physical object. This session will show how to query data from Azure Digital Twins, such as the current temperature of a room, and display this within PowerBI; […]

1:00 pm 2:00 pm
Power BI and the Financial Statements
Chris Barber – Senior Consultant

We’ll cover financial statements; how you can produce these in Power BI and the primary considerations. As finance procedures (and finance users) are often rooted in Excel, we’ll also show how to best integrate this with Power BI.

1:00 pm 2:00 pm
Integrating Neo4j with Power BI
Bryant Avey – Solution Architect

Integrating and shaping data is something that both Neo4j and Power BI excel at. Graph databases such as Neo4j allow you do things no relational database can do, yet being able to develop reports, dashboards and the right visualization for graph data can be challenging. Since Neo4j doesn’t provide a simple out-of-the-box tool to allow […]

3:00 pm 4:00 pm
DA-100 Certification Overview
Julian Sharp – Power Platform solution architect and trainer

This session explains the scope of the DA-100 exam for Power BI data analysts, reviews the objectives, explains what those objectives really mean, and directs you at resources to help you prepare for success.

Quiz Analytics with Power BI and Azure
Rishi Sapra ACA, MCT, Microsoft MVP – Group Manager

Rishi has built LDI (www.learndatainsights.com) – a learning platform for people to assess their data analytics knowledge and prepare for Microsoft exams. Within a year there were over 7,000 people signed up and over 60,000 quiz attempts. The data from all of these is processed through Azure and brought into an embedded personalised report for […]

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