Nashville Modern Excel & Power BI User Group August 2017

I will once again be joining the Nashville Modern Excel User group to speak. On August 17th I will be speaking on “Using Your On-prem Data in a Cloud World” – walking through the benefits of using your on-premises data with cloud-based tools such as Power BI, Microsoft Flow, and PowerApps.

Details can be found on the Nashville Modern Excel Meetup page.

[I will update this page after the meeting]

Louisville SharePoint User Group March 2017

It is great to see the SharePoint community organizing again in Louisville Kentucky and I will be speaking at their third meeting! On March 10th, I will make the short drive up to the ‘ville to discuss business intelligence options in SharePoint and Office 365.

Register free via the Eventbrite page.

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[UPDATED]
I had a great drive up to Louisville Kentucky today! The Louisville SharePoint User Group (LouSPUG) is meeting again after taking some time off, and I was impressed with how well the group is organized (and the food was delicious!).

There were a lot of fantastic questions from the attendees and we had a good discussion about telling data stories. Thanks for having me LouSPUG – I hope to be back again!

SQL Saturday Nashville 2017

This January we will once again host SQL Saturday in Nashville. #SQLSatNashville will be held January 14th and I have the pleasure of speaking at this great event.

I will be presenting “Power BI & SharePoint – A Marriage Made in Redmond” – we will be discussing the business intelligence experience in SharePoint, Office 365, and what the future looks like in SharePoint BI.

Register now and join us! SQL Saturday Nashville 2017

Nashville SharePoint Users Group – October 11, 2016

I am excited to be presenting at our local SharePoint users group next week! I am presenting “Microsoft Flow: The Successor to SharePoint Designer Workflows”.

I will introduce the service and give examples of how it is used to build workflows. I am also trying something new – I will pick out at least one suggestion from the audience to use as the example demo after my presentation!

More information, including the registration link, is on the Nashville SharePoint Users Group website.

[UPDATE]
The presentation slides are here: Microsoft Flow The Successor to SharePoint Designer Workflows Nashville SUG

Thank you to everyone who attended tonight & for the great interactive session!

I had a great time and we had a lot of giveaways!

SharePoint Saturday Charlotte 2016

SPS Charlotte 2016I am very pleased to announce I will be at SPS Charlotte on September 17th to lead a session titled Business Intelligence Using SharePoint and Power BI.

We will be talking about delivering a business intelligence solution using SharePoint, Power BI, and throwing in some Microsoft Flow!

UPDATE: I am leading a second session titled Building SharePoint Solutions with Out of the Box Features and No Code.

You can register to attend by going to the SPS Charlotte website. If you do attend, please stop by and say hi!

[This post will be updated after the event]

Here are the slides for my presentations:
Business Intelligence Using SharePoint and Power BI
Building SharePoint Solutions with Out of the Box Features and No Code

 

Music City Code 2016

Music City Code Music City Code 2016 starts August 18th and runs through the 20th and I am happy to be a part of this great event!

I will be speaking as part of an IT Community Panel at 10:00am on August 20th, along with Lisa DiVirgilio, Branden Schwartz, and Chuck Bryant.

There is still time to join us – register now: Music City Code 2016

[UPDATE]


We had a great time on the panel and I was so happy to be a part of the IT community in this area! A great addition to the event was having One Squiggly Line create a ‘mind mapping’ visual of some of the talks. Instead of telling you all that was discussed during our panel, check out the visual created during our session:
IT Community MindMap MusicCityCode 2016The #MusicCityCode event is so well run and there are many opportunities to meet new people. I stopped by the ‘Board Game’ Room and learned how to play Hanabi :). You should definitely attend #MusicCityCode next time!

SQL Saturday Indianapolis 2016

SQL Saturday Indy 2016

Please join me at SQL Saturday Indianapolis 2016 on August 13th. This is my second time at the #SQLSatIndy event and it is shaping up to be even better this year!

My session will be during the 9am slot and we will be discussing SharePoint Business Intelligence, Power BI, and Microsoft Flow in my session titled Power BI & SharePoint – A Marriage Made in Redmond.

There is still time to register – come join us!

[UPDATED]

Thank you everyone for coming out to the session. I loved the questions and thank you for the feedback.

You can get a copy of my slides here: Power BI and SharePoint – A Marriage Made in Redmond