Power BI is the new service from Microsoft that is creating a real buzz in the analytics and business intelligence community. Business users can get data from almost any source, visualise it and share their insights. It also has great power under the covers to do sophisticated data preparation and modelling and build beautiful dashboards. Users can ask questions of their data with natural language and Power BI will do it's best to answer you .
This group will help you get started with Power BI. We'll offer a mix of introductory talks but we'll also have some sessions for the experts as well. Some of the events will be hands-on.
We meet monthly in Central London on a weekday evening. Please come along - you will be sure of a warm welcome from the organisers
Power BI is relatively new but already has 5 million subscribers - we'll show you why!
Joint London #PowerBI and #PowerApps & #Flow user group
Organised by Power BI Meetup Group
We are very excited to say we are pairing up with #PowerApps & #Flow user group. In this session we will have a few showcases of PowerApps work from attendees, then a PowerApps session by Rory followed by a panel where you could ask questions related PowerApps, Power BI and Flow.data-science data-analytics power-apps powerbi data
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DAX Optimization Examples - Level 400
Featuring Alberto Ferrari
How do you optimize a DAX expression? In this session we analyze some DAX expressions and Tabular models and, through the usage of DAX Studio and some understanding of the VertiPaq model, we will look at how to optimize them.
As you will see, most optimizations are the direct application of best...direct-applications dax data power-bi
Microsoft Power BI Premium: Building enterprise-grade models
Featuring Kasper de Jonge
Kasper de Jonge is in town for Gartner conference and we are super happy to host him again. This is the session to attend to get answers for all your Power BI scalability and premium questions.data data-visualization analytic-solutions data-models power-bi
The Four Modes of Power BI Desktop
Featuring Peter Myers
Power BI Desktop is a versatile tool that can be used for modeling and reporting. When a model already exists, the tool can be used to simply develop a report which sources the model. However, when a model is required, it provides three development choices: Import, DirectQuery and Composite (in...power-bi datascience data-analytics data
Power BI: Changing the Primary Health Care Sector From Within
Featuring Narius Patel
The Pinnacle General Practice Network is part of a complex group of organisations servicing around 100 General Practices, and over 400K patients in the North Island of New Zealand. As a part of its founding focus on quality improvement it has a long history of collecting data but has suffered...data data-analytics datascience powerbi
Creating Impact: Increasing data-driven decision making with Power BI
Featuring Susie Bentley
The features and functionality of Power BI are constantly increasing, along with the skills in the community to create technically complex reports. However, is the effort that you put into developing your reports always reflected in the impact they make for your end-users?data data-analytics datascience powerbi
Samit Saini's PowerApps Story
Featuring Samit Saini
Samit Saini was a security officer at London Heathrow airport, he is now building PowerApps and teaching others to do the same. In this talk, he shares his journey of transformation. He says, "If I can do it you can do it too!" He not only uses PowerApps but Microsoft Flow and PowerBI...microsoft-flow powerapps data data-analytics datascience powerbi
From Raspberry to Power BI and Lots in Between!
Featuring Ben Watt