Past Meetup

Mile Hi Power BI Monthly Meeting

This Meetup is past

16 people went

Every 2nd Thursday of the month

Brown Caldwell

1527 Cole Blvd., Suite 300 · Lakewood, CO

How to find us

3rd floor in Crestone Conference Rooms (signs will be visible and people to help guide you)

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Details

• Food/Networking: 5:30pm-6:00pm

• Intros/Recap Power BI News: 6:00pm-6:30pm

• Do Your Data Visualizations Need A Makeover? - Meagan Longoria: 6:45pm-7:45pm

Do you ever look at your data visualizations and feel that they are lackluster? Have you made a report using the latest chart types, but you still can’t gain adoption from your target audience? Lots of people feel this way, but they can’t quite identify what should be changed or how to change it. This session will help you identify signs that it’s time to give your data visualizations a makeover and provide practical tips for improving your reports and dashboards. We’ll discuss how simple changes in design choices related to color, chart types, chart formatting, and report layout can make a big difference in creating clear and engaging visualizations with common analysis tools like Power BI and Excel.

Meagan Longoria is a business intelligence consultant with BlueGranite who lives in Denver, Colorado. She is a Microsoft Data Platform MVP. Meagan spends a lot of time thinking about how to use Biml, DAX, and data visualization techniques to make data useful for people. She enjoys sharing her knowledge and experiences at conferences and user group meetings as well as through her blog (DataSavvy.me).

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