Agenda for General Sessions Friday 17th Feb

The Agenda for Friday 17th February is below. Abstracts and other details to follow.

Please click on the links to find out more about the sessions, and the speakers.

 Time General
Conference
Sessions
Apsley 2
 Birds of a Feather  Roundtable

Apsley 3

 8.15  Registration  Go to Apsley 2 for Registration
 9.00  Keynote with Microsoft’s Power BI team from Redmond: Siva Harinath, Will Thompson .

Join Owen Mitchell as he discusses an industry overview

Join Kate Ross-Smith for a discussion on R

Join Pyramid Analytics for a discussion of on-premise Enterprise Power BI

Jen Stirrup as your hostess

 Go to Apsley 2 for keynote
 10.00 Azure Analysis Services: Why It Matters For Power BI Users

Chris Webb (Technitrain)

Choose your Roundtable:

Data Architecture Roundtable with Andrew Stark (Optimum PPS)

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

Meet the Mango team – bring your R Questions, concerns and worries!

Enterprise Power BI with Pyramid Analytics

 10.45  Break Break
11.00  Pyramid Analytics: Special news to be announced. Hear it here, first! Data Storytelling Roundtable with Kaye Nightingale (Red Heads Mean Business) and Will Thompson (Microsoft)

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

Power BI from the Program Management Perspective with Emma Hollings and Siva Harinath

 12.00 Enabling Citizen Data Science with Microsoft

Jan Mulkens (Ordina) and Kimberly Herman (Ordina)

For SQL/DBA power SQL geeks – join this Roundtable to discuss your SQL / DBA issues with Neil Hambly and Trevor Dwyer of Data Movements Limited

Meet the Pyramid Team

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

 12.45 Go to Apsley 2 for Lunch  Lunch
 1.30 The Social Media Marketer’s Toolkit in Power BI

David Moss

Data Governance with Pyramid Analytics

AzureML Roundtable with Jennifer Stirrup (Data Relish)

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

 2.15 R for the Power BI User by Kate Ross-Smith, Mango Solutions For SQL/DBA power SQL geeks – join this Roundtable to discuss your SQL / DBA issues with Neil Hambly and Trevor Dwyer

Meet the Mango team – bring your R Questions, concerns and worries!

Meet the Pyramid Team

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

 3.00  Break in the Apsley 3 Hall Break
 3.15 Compelling custom visuals in Power BI

Prathy Kamasani (Adatis)

AzureML Roundtable with Jennifer Stirrup (Data Relish)

Meet the Pyramid Team

Meet the Microsoft Team Roundtable

4.00 Power BI for the Enterprise and Scalability Guidance with Siva Harinath and Will Thompson Data Visualisation Roundtable with Kieran Wood and Prathy Kamasani

Data Architecture Roundtable with Andrew Stark (Optimum PPS)

 5.00 Carriages Carriages