Live Microsoft Event - Power BI Dashboard in a Day - Baton Rouge

Post date: Apr 09, 2015 2:48:42 PM

Join BRSSUG Founder and Microsoft TSP Patrick Leblanc to learn how to use Microsoft’s self-service Business Intelligence platform, Power BI. In the first part of the session, the instructor will lead you through a Microsoft dataset and demo teaching you the basic elements of Power BI.


Each attendee should bring his or her laptop with a copy of Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus or Professional Plus 2013 installed, specifically Excel.  In addition, each person should ensure that Power Query has been installed on their machine.  Power Query can be downloaded from this link:

As part of this course, students will be creating:

·         Data Mash-ups: Discover and Combine Data using Power Query

·         Create Data Models using Power Pivot

·         Share Data: Learn how to add your data to the catalog for others to use

·         Explore, Visualize Data using Power View


12:00 PM – Arrivals & Networking

12:30 PM– Introductions and Overview

1:00 PM - Power BI Lab Walk through

2:30 PM - Break

4:15 PM – Wrap-up & Close

Space at these exclusive events is limited, so please reserve your spot today.

Registration Required!

Starts: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 12:00 PM

Ends: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 4:30 PM

Time zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

Welcome Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Sparkhound Corporate Office

Suite 600 (6th floor, look for signs)

2900 Westfork Drive

Baton Rouge Louisiana 70827

Registration Page Link Here