Data Blending & Advanced Analytics for Power BI with Alteryx & Updates

When:  Jan 15, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (ET)
​Hello everyone,

We are excited to start 2018 monthly meetings with the guest speakers from this month sponsor Alteryx to demo for us how Power BI and Alteryx are better together. Agenda:

• Welcome and Introductions

• Data Blending & Advanced Analytics for Power BI with Alteryx

• Networking Break - Pizza and Drinks are provided by the sponsor

• Key Power BI Updates Demo - by Ashraf Ghonaim

• Recent PowerApp Updates Presentation - by Vivek Patel

• Announcements - by Vivek Patel

Details of the sponsor’s presentation:

Visualizing data is an everyday occurrence in today’s data-driven environment. Most analysts spend too much time preparing data or relying on others to get the data in the right format for visualization. Attend this demo and learn how combining the power of Alteryx and Microsoft Power BI empowers you—and your entire organization—to:

* Simplify data preparation and blending of multiple sources of data for Power BI
* Incorporate advanced analytics to drive deeper insight into Power BI
* Interact and pose questions of data through visualizations, dashboards and reports
* Share visual analysis and collaborate across the organization

Alteryx Speakers:

Joe Cooper, Account Manager Eastern Canada
Joe Cooper is the Alteryx Account Manager for Eastern Canada. Before Alteryx Joe spent the majority of his working career at IBM, with time spent in their Analytics and Analytics Solutions department. Joe is a recent graduate of the Queen’s University Masters in Management Analytics program. Joe is working with some of Canada’s largest institution helping the lines of business to leverage self-service analytics to improve their analytics culture across the organization.

Andy Main, Solution Engineer Eastern Canada
Andy is a Solutions Engineer at Alteryx working with customers to help them achieve analytic independence and derive value from their corporate data. He has worked in Analytics for close to 20 years with various industry leading software vendors and prior to that worked at one of Canada’s largest financial institutions in reporting and analytics.


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