Welcome to SQL Saturday #396 – Dallas BI Edition
The MS Business Intelligence
Group (MSBIC) is excited to bring the 2nd annual SQL Saturday, BI Edition, to Dallas.
This SQL Saturday training event is focused on Microsoft Business Analytics, Advanced
Analytics, and Information Delivery topics. We'll have sessions at
varying levels, on a variety of subjects such as: ETL, Data Visualization,
Self-Service BI, Big Data, SharePoint, Data Management, Azure-based
technologies as well as plenty for the Business Analysts, Data Scientists
and BI Pros in the community.
Please register soon as seating is limited. Please help us by letting
your friends and colleagues know about the event.
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015
Time: 7:30 a.m. Check-In and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Opening Remarks
8:30 a.m. Sessions Begin
12:00 p.m. Lunch
5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks and Prize
Location: Microsoft Office in Irving, TX. Address: Microsoft 7000 North State Highway 161, Irving, TX
Cost: Free! There is a lunch fee of $10, if you
choose to stay and join us, so that we can provide you with a nice lunch.
Power BI - Learn from
the ground up the new capabilities that enable the analyst to turn raw data
into meaningful insights. This track will address data acquisition, cleansing,
analytics modeling and advanced data visualizations and dashboarding with the
new Power BI.
& Advanced Analytics - Learn how to leverage the power of the cloud
with all the new capabilities available with Azure. This track will address predictive analytics
with Azure Machine Learning, streaming analytics with Azure Stream Analytics,
and big data technologies with HDInsight.
Near SQL Saturday:
Nylo, 1001 W Royal Ln, Irving, TX. (972) 373-8900.
Comfort Suites Las Colinas Center, 1223 Greenway Dr, Irving, TX. (972) 518-0606.
Dallas/Las Colinas, 5901 N Macarthur Blvd, Irving, TX. (972) 831-0909.
Follow event info on Twitter
with the hashtag #SQLSat396
Informal Post-Event Attendee Party:
An informal post-event attendee party will be held at the NYLO Hotel around the corner from the Microsoft office. Here is the address: Nylo, 1001 W Royal Ln, Irving, TX. (972) 373-8900.
A very special thank you to Microsoft and for generously
allowing us to use their facilities.
MSBIC is a community focused on promoting the discipline of Business
Intelligence as a whole, for individuals that share a common goal of leveraging
analytics to make better business decisions. Our mission is to foster a
community that bridges the gap between technologists and business information
consumers. We feel both groups should share an interest in leveraging their
technology investments to optimize business performance. Please visit http://msbic.sqlpass.org to find out more information about our group
and our events.