Power Query – An introduction for Power BI

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019| From: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM | Room: Charleston B

We will highlight the core fundamentals of Power Query and how it can transform your efforts relating to Business Intelligence. Together we will talk about what it is, how it works, and how you can put it to use in your organization. Let's walk through a real use case for Power Query - setup all the way through daily use! PQ is a powerful tool that does the dirty work for you; it's surprisingly easy to learn and get started. Using large complex data sets? Maybe simple data sets that require a lot of transformation. . . or both... come join me for this fun session to get you off and running with Power Query in Power BI!


Name: Shawn Dorward

Company name: InterDyn Artis

Job title: Practice Lead

Bio: Shawn Dorward is a Microsoft MVP with a concentration on Business Applications. Shawn is a business and technology leader focusing on efficiencies and maximizing the return on technology investments. As the Practice Lead at InterDyn Artis he is known for building relationships and helping businesses excel by utilizing intelligent and efficient solutions. Shawn contributes to the communities by highlighting unknown functionality or general tips - he blogs about these and calls them LifeHacks. Shawn enjoys sharing his LifeHacks via his personal blogs at: LifeHacks365.com As a frequent presenter on these topics around the country, Shawn updates his blogs regularly, so be sure to check in often!