Improving (https://improving.com) is sponsoring the September meetup. They have taken the initiative to fly in an expert from Atlanta to talk about some of the newest, most exciting features of Power BI including how to leverage Python inside of Power BI (a feature added in June 2018). Expect a large attendance of interesting people and a nice spread of free food and drinks!
Topics to be covered:
Overview of Python language
Overview of Python in Data Science
Overview of Python in Power BI
In order for them to keep an accurate headcount, PLEASE REGISTER on Eventbrite if you plan on attending:
Julie Smith has been moving and bending data for twenty years using varied tools such as MS Access, MySQL, SQL Server, Azure Data Factory, Azure SQL Database, Python, and Power BI. She has built and designed data solutions for organizations across multiple industries in her role as a Principal Consultant at Improving Enterprises, in Atlanta, GA, USA.
Julie earned a BA in Theatre and Speech from the University of South Carolina. She worked as a costume technician and actor for several theatres in Atlanta before discovering a love and talent for data. Julie has been a Microsoft Data Platform MVP since 2013. She is a frequent speaker at user groups and technical conferences such as PASS Summit. She blogs at datachix.com, microblogs as @juliechix on twitter, and contributed several chapters of Wiley’s SQL Server 2012 Bible, and is featured in Data Professionals at work by Apress publishing.