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Dashboard in a Day with HBS - Illinois

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Microsoft Downers Grove Corporate Office

3025 Highland Parkway

Suite 200

Downers Grove, Illinois 60515

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What is Dashboard in a Day?

Dashboard in a Day is a 4 hour workshop where customers can get a hands on experience with Microsoft Power BI and understand truly what it would take to make BI a reality for their organization!

What to expect:

This workshop will cover an introduction to key features of Microsoft Power BI along with education on how to author reports and create operational dashboards. Lunch will be provided after workshop is completed.

How

  • Classroom style educational session focused on student success with hands-on dashboard creation
  • Join the fictional VanArsdel company which manufactures expensive electronic products
  • Use the VanArsdel dataset to create dashboards for both the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief Marketing Officer

Objectives

  • Understand how Power BI can easily transform complex data into easily digestible formats for different audiences
  • Connect to, import, and transform data form a variety of sources
  • Explore the powerful visualization tools
  • Build a stunning report
  • Learn how to share your dashboards with others

What you need to do before the workshop:

  • Bagels and Coffee will be provided in the morning. Lunch will be served at the end of our workshop.
  • BRING YOUR LAPTOP- this is a hands-on educational event.
  • Be sure to install Power BI before the event by going to the link here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=45331
  • You need to bring a PC, a Mac will not work.


!!!This is a hands-on workshop. All attendees must bring a laptop!!!


Parking at DG Facility

There is free parking available at the Downers Grove facility. However, do not park on the lower level of the parking garage. Guests will enter through the Main Entrance on 2nd floor and pass through Building Security before proceeding to Suite 200.


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3025 Highland Parkway

Suite 200

Downers Grove, Illinois 60515

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