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April 2017

Webinar – What’s New for BI in SharePoint and SQL Server 2016

April 28 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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John White will be talking about the following coming up on April 28th: What's New for Business Intelligence in SharePoint and SQL Server 2016 There are a number of significant changes to the BI workload in SharePoint 2016. Excel Services has been deprecated, and SQL Server Reporting Services has been significantly enhanced. Power BI is a big factor, but where does it fit? What do all of these changes mean for your new and existing BI investments? This session will…

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May 2017

SharePoint Saturday Montreal 2017

May 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Collège Maisonneuve, 2701 Rue Nicolet
Montréal, Quebec Canada
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CTO John White will be presenting at SharePoint Saturday Montreal Bridge the Cloud Divide with Hybrid Business Intelligence in SharePoint 2016 and Office 365 On premises or in the cloud, rich data visualizations are essential to most business processes an decisions. But frequently, key data may live on premises, although tools like Power BI provide a cloud based surface to view dashboards and reports. Join us for an overview of how to extend on premises data to the cloud and…

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European Collaboration Summit 2017

May 30 @ 12:20 pm - 1:10 pm
Hotel Antunovic, Zagrebačka Avenija 100 A
Zagreb, Croatia (Local Name: Hrvatska)
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Planning to attend the European Collaboration Summit this summer? Come hear John White present on: Are You Using the Right Reporting Tool? Everyone knows that they need reports, but not everyone really knows what that means. What is a report, anyway? Is it a sheet of green bar paper that gets read once a month, or is it an Excel workbook that is connected to data to find the answer to a question? Of course it's both of those things…

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June 2017

Share Conference – Understanding Office 365 Groups

June 12 @ 11:55 am - 12:40 pm
Hyatt Regency – Johannesburg, 191 Oxford Road
Johannesburg, 2196 South Africa
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CTO John White will be presenting at the Share Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa on: Understanding Office 365 Groups One of the most important developments to have emerged in the Office 365 space in the last few years is Groups. The unfortunate thing is that Groups are probably one of the poorest understood things. Groups are central to the Office 365 experiencing, touching all of the core products in the stack - SharePoint, Exchange, Teams, Yammer, Planner and even Power…

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Share Conference – Measuring Collaboration Success

June 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Hyatt Regency – Johannesburg, 191 Oxford Road
Johannesburg, 2196 South Africa
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John White travels to Johannesburg, South Africa to deliver a keynote presentation on: Measuring Collaboration Success Fostering better collaboration is the goal of modern computing and communication systems. Indeed, the line between computing and communication has become quite blurry in the past few years. However, do we really know what we mean by collaboration? If we do, do we know how to promote it and to check to see how well we're doing? What exactly is it that we need…

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September 2017

Microsoft Ignite – Orlando

September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
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John White and Jason Himmelstein bring the BIFocal show to Orlando! BIFocal - Clarifying Business Intelligence...Live. Microsoft MVPs John White and Jason Himmelstein attempt to keep you up to date on all the latest and greatest Business Intelligence changes every month. They give some interesting tips and tricks, show fun features, bring on relevant guests, answer your questions, cover the news, and generally have a great time with this exciting topic. https://bifocal.show/ Limited space, first-come first-served seating.

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Microsoft Ignite – Orlando

September 27 @ 2:15 pm - 3:30 pm
Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
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John White will be presenting with Jason Himmelstein at Ignite. Bridge the Cloud Divide with Hybrid Business Intelligence in SharePoint 2016 and Office 365. On premises or in the cloud, rich data visualizations are essential to most business processes and decisions. But frequently, key data may live on premises, although tools like Microsoft Power BI provide a cloud-based surface to view dashboards and reports. Join us for an overview of how to extend on-premises data to the cloud and how…

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Microsoft Ignite – Orlando

September 29 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
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Dean Swann will be presenting on analytics for Yammer, along with a stellar panel of Microsoft MVPs. Mining Yammer Data for Gold using Microsoft Power BI. It's a noisy conversation around enterprise social right now. But when you cut through to the signal, Microsoft's data says Yammer is growing faster than ever. If you want data-driven decisions and value in social collaboration, analytics have never been more critical. Join a group of Yammer experts as they explore the importance of…

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November 2017

European SharePoint Conference – Dublin

November 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Convention Centre Dublin, Spencer Dock N Wall Quay, North Dock
Dublin, Ireland
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John White will be presenting a pre-conference tutorial on Power BI. Everything You Wanted to Know About Power BI (But Were Afraid to Ask). Power BI is the gold standard for cloud based report delivery. It’s very approachable – you can get up and running with it in minutes, but it’s also very robust, secure and extensible. As you might expect, it has many pieces and nuances, and it’s important to understand what is possible, even if you may not…

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European SharePoint Conference – Dublin

November 14 @ 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
The Convention Centre Dublin, Spencer Dock N Wall Quay, North Dock
Dublin, Ireland
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John White will present on the BI Workload in SharePoint 2016. What's New for the BI Workload in SharePoint 2016 and SQL Server V.Next. There are a number of significant changes to the BI workload in SharePoint 2016. Excel Services has been deprecated, and SQL Server Reporting Services has been significantly enhanced. Power BI is a big factor, but where does it fit? What do all of these changes mean for your new and existing BI investments? This session will…

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