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Power BI Manchester User Group - Adam Aspin & Duncan McIntyre (Seadrill)

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International Anthony Burgess Foundation

3 Cambridge Street

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Key note speaker for Session 1:

Adam Aspin

Adam is an independent Business Intelligence consultant based in the United Kingdom. He has worked with SQL Server for twenty years. During this time, he has developed several dozen reporting and analytical systems based on the Microsoft BI product suite.

A graduate of Oxford University, Adam began his career in publishing before moving into IT. Databases soon became a passion, and his experience in this arena ranges from dBase to Oracle, and Access to MySQL, with occasional sorties into the world of DB2. He is, however, most at home in the Microsoft universe when using SQL Server Analysis Services, SQL Server Reporting Services, SQL Server Integration Services and Power BI.

Business Intelligence has been his principal focus for the last fifteen years. He has applied his skills for a range of clients in Banking, Finance, Insurance, Retail and Utilities.

Adam has been a frequent contributor to SQLServerCentral.com for several years. He has written numerous articles for various French IT publications. A fluent French speaker, Adam has worked in France and Switzerland for many years. He is the author of “SQL Server Data Integration Recipes” – Apress, November 2012, "High Impact Data Visualization with Power View, Power Map, and Power BI"– Apress, June 2014, "Business Intelligence with SQL Server Reporting Services" - Apress February 2015 and "Pro Power BI Desktop" - Apress April 2016

Topic : Power BI & Direct Query

Key note speaker for Session 2:

Donald McIntyre from Seadrill will deliver a presentation on the work with Power BI that Seadrill have carried out this year. More info to follow

Agenda:

17:30 - 18:00 Registration and welcome drinks

18:00 - 18:45 Adam Aspin - Power BI & Direct Query

18:45 - 19:30 Don McIntyre - Seadrill Power BI roll-out Casestudy

19:30 - Time for Pizza & more refreshments

Pizza & Beers :) provided by our sponsors Robert Walters

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