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Event Details


Pre-Con Code PRECON003
Pre-Con Title Zero to Microsoft Power BI
Track(s) Business Intelligence & Analytics
Trainer Peter Myers

Join Peter Myers—a consultant, trainer, presenter and Data Platform MVP who has worked with Microsoft database and development products since 1997—for a full day workshop on Microsoft Power BI.
The workshop has been specifically designed to empower attendees with the technical knowledge required to become proficient with the Power BI service and also its growing number of capabilities and features. It is sure to inspire attendees with opportunities, and to provide them with resources to help them take the next steps on their path to mastering Power BI.
The workshop will include the following modules:
1: Microsoft Power BI Overview
2: Working with the Power BI Service
3: Connecting to Power BI Data Sources
4: Creating Power BI Desktop Solutions
This workshop is suitable for a broad array of professionals, including business analysts, IT managers, Business Intelligence practice leads and architects. As an introductory workshop, there is no requirement to have existing Power BI skills. Also, apart from having a basic understanding of database technologies, there are no specific technology or product prerequisites.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a computer to participate in the workshop activities. The computer must have Windows 7, or later, installed. Note that there is no requirement to have a Power BI account, as attendees will be provided with a trial account for the duration of the workshop.

  • Microsoft Power BI Overview
  • Working with the Power BI Service
  • Connecting to Power BI Data Sources
  • Creating Power BI Desktop Solutions
Key Takeaways
  • Understand the current feature set of Power BI service
  • Create reports and dashboards
  • Effectively share and collaborate on reports and dashboards
  • Connect to on-premises and cloud data sources
  • Install and manage gateways to enable data refresh and live connections with on-premises data sources
  • Create and publish reporting solutions with Power BI Desktop
  • Understand the developer opportunities of the Power BI service
  • Creating dashboards
  • Creating reports
  • Refreshing a dataset with the On-Premises Data Gateway
  • Creating Power BI Desktop solutions – Modeling
  • Creating Power BI Desktop solutions – Reporting
  • Creating Power BI Desktop solutions – Security
  • Delivering real-time dashboards with the REST API
What Is Included?
  • Level 300-400, exclusive content from Peter Myers
  • Gain real-world knowledge, get real-world exposure packed with real-world demos and examples
  • Get your own copy of course material developed by Peter Myers
  • 8 hours of interaction with the Master
  • Lunch, Snacks, Tea/Coffee & loads of fun!
  • And may be some surprise goodies !!
Date August 16, 2017
Time 9:00 am to 5:00 pm IST
Duration 8 hours
Location Davanam Sarovar Portico Suites
(4 Star Deluxe Suite Hotel)
Hosur Main Road, Opp Madiwala Police station, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560068
(Near Silk Board)

List Price


Until July 20, 2017

7, 500 + 18% GST

= 8, 850

July 21 – 31, 2017

8, 500 + 18% GST = 10, 030

August 1 – 10, 2017

9, 500 + 18% GST = 11, 210

August 11 – 16, 2017

10, 500 + 18% GST = 12, 390

PS: Prices might change without any prior notice



Davanam Sarovar Portico Suites
Hosur Main Road, Opp Madiwala Police station
Near Silk Board
Bangalore, Karnataka