Virtual Meeting - April 2020 Calgary Power Platform User Group meeting

When:  Apr 7, 2020 from 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM (MT)

We are moving online for this meeting, please join us on April 7 from 3:30 pm to 6 pm via Microsoft teams. We have some great topics from some great presenters!

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3:30-4:30 - Reza Rad | Dataflow and Shared Dataset: Multi-Developer Architecture for Power BI

  • It is easy to use Power BI as a self-service tool. However, using it in a multi-developer environment comes with challenges. You can easily end up with silos of Power BI solutions, duplicates of Power Query, and DAX codes. Come to this session to learn how to avoid duplicate work using the right architecture for developing your Power BI solution.

4:30-4:35 - Speaker switchover

4:35-5:05 - Jarid McKenzie | A brief introduction of Many to Many relationships in Power BI

  • Many folks have run into business problems where they ended up modelling data using the Many to Many relationships with bi-directional filters in Power BI. Is this the right way to model data for those business problems? In this session, we will discuss the two different ways that these relationships can take.

5:05-5:10 - Speaker switchover

5:10-5:40 - Tyler Becker | Power BI new features and roadmap

  • In this session, we will explore some of the new capabilities and features in Power BI.

5:40-5:45 - Speaker switchover

5:45-6:00 – Kent Weare | Building a Power Virtual Agents Productivity BOT using Power Automate and Microsoft Graph

  • In this mini-session, Kent will demonstrate how people can use Power Virtual Agents, Power Automate and Microsoft Graph to instantly retrieve Meeting, Tasks, and Important emails at your fingertips.

Reza Rad 

Reza Rad is a Microsoft Regional Director, an Author, Trainer, Speaker and Consultant. He has a BSc in Computer engineering; he has more than 20 years’ experience in data analysis, BI, databases, programming, and development mostly on Microsoft technologies. He is a Microsoft Data Platform MVP for nine continuous years (from 2011 till now) for his dedication to Microsoft BI. Reza is an active blogger and co-founder of RADACAD. Reza is also co-founder and co-organizer of Difinity conference in New Zealand.

His articles on different aspects of technologies, especially on MS BI, can be found on his blog:

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