Thank You for Attending in Chicago

The Power BI World Tour made a stop in Chicago 11-12 October, 2017 and provided unprecedented access to premium Power BI content designed by your local PUG team.

The tour stop allowed Power BI users to connect and dive deep with hundreds of peers and industry experts through twenty seven sessions targeted for the Business User, Business Analyst, Power User, or Techie. The event kicked off with a technical roadmap session led by Microsoft, offered a unique Microsoft track specializing in key announcements around Reporting and Analysis Services, served complementary tracks, and concluded with sessions reinforcing the information learned, exposing your new Power BI super power.

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Sessions below were categorized in the following tracks: New Business Users, Enterprise Business Intelligence Users, Power Users and Technical Users.

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Thank You to Our Chicago Sponsors

IronEdge is an IT services company that gives clients an edge by managing their technology experience. We have been providing enterprise-level technology services to our clients for over a decade through the guiding principle that everyone deserves a great experience. Our certified team of professional engineers and consultants leverage business intelligence and best-in-class technology solutions to provide actionable insights which maximize performance and minimize risk.  Specializing in co-managed service solutions as well as fully outsourced options, IronEdge builds a customized experience for each client.


Since 1989, Netrix has specialized in the delivery of network infrastructure, security, software development, systems services, unified communications, mobility, carrier and cloud services, and managed services, as well as the hardware, software, and services needed to implement them. In short, we enable our clients to simplify their technology sourcing and speed deployment. We are an expert technology resource for all IT design, integration, maintenance, and management needs and are committed to complete satisfaction for all our clients. We have one of the highest customer service ratings in the industry. Our experienced professionals hold certifications in leading technologies such as Cisco, Juniper, Microsoft, Citrix, VMware, EMC, HP, FalconStor, Barracuda, and Symantec and understand the proper methodology. Our client base ranges from Fortune 500 firms, large government municipalities, and global organizations that have complex computing networks scattered throughout the world. We’re consistently ranked in the CRN VAR500 as one of the nation’s top system integrators.

We differentiate our business technology solutions by focusing on user-centricity and simplicity. Our top priorities are to fulfill our customers’ unique technology needs and exceed expectations. In short, Netrix is business technology made simple.


Protiviti’s Business Intelligence team has the deep expertise to help you make the most of your Power BI investment, putting the data you need at your fingertips. Our Power BI experts will guide you through the process of selecting Power BI, introducing you to the capabilities needed to maximize your analytics budget. Whether you select the Google Analytics content pack to source web statistics data, Power query for Data processing, Power BI Modeling for semantic modeling, or Power BI visualization for dashboards, your Protiviti team will support you throughout implementation and beyond. Our phased approach will be tailored to your organization’s needs, from project planning to training. 

Protiviti, with a network of more than 70 offices in over 20 countries, has served more than 60 percent of Fortune 1000® and 35 percent of Fortune Global 500® companies. We also work with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half is a member of the S&P 500 index.