This is a group for all developers, consultants, architects and IT professionals who want to dive into for them unknown topics related to Azure. Azure Thursday are happening every first Thursday of the month and the format will be different every evening. From hand-on workshops to technical talks.
## Schedule (Time in CEST)
18:30- 19:00 - Get ready!
19:00 - 19:45 - Rohan Kumar | Unlocking the power of data
19:45- 20:00 - Coffee break
20:00 - 20:45 - Ida Bergum | Teams + Power BI a match made in heaven
20:45 - 21:00 - Bye bye!
Title: Unlocking the power of data
Speaker: Rohan Kumar
Today’s business environment is evolving at an unprecedented rate. Keeping pace requires every company in every industry to become a data-driven organization, and to derive actionable insights.
Our mission at Microsoft is to help accelerate customers in their digital transformation journeys. Join Rohan as he shares the limitless possibilities of the Azure Data platform to unlock new opportunities for your customers – and enable them to make sense of their data responsibly and at any scale.
About Rohan Kumar:
As the Corporate Vice President of Azure Data, Rohan is the engineering leader responsible for the product strategy, technical vision, long range planning, design, development/implementation, and engineering process involving the certification and release of SQL Server and all Azure Data Services, including SQL DB, Cosmos DB, Database for MySQL, Database for PostgreSQL, Database for Maria DB, SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Databricks, Azure Data Lake, HDInsight, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Catalog and Microsoft’s Analytics Platform System (APS).
Title: Teams + Power BI a match made in heaven
Speaker: Ida Bergum
Data is everywhere, and so is Teams. So why don't we combine the two and give people insights where they are spending most of their working hours these days - Teams? In addition to bringing the two worlds together in harmony, I will also show some examples and options of Teams analytics, both Call Quality and Teams Insights using Power BI.
About: Ida Bergum
Ida is a Manager in Avanade Data & AI, and a Power BI and Data Platform enthusiast. Ida is always eager to share knowledge on many Power BI topics, with special focus on admin, adoption, governance, self-service, embedded. She is also active in PBIUG Norway, Power Platform UG Norway and MDPUG Norway.