3D Visualization and Storytelling with Power Map for Excel (AV-304-M)
Find out about the new Power Map 3D data visualization capabilities in Excel for providing an...
Sanjay Soni (Microsoft)
A Master Data Management Case Study: MDS and DQS (SA-100)
Master Data Management (MDM) is an integral part of any large data analytics project. Be it a...
Josh Fennessy (BlueGranite)
Advanced Analytics in Excel 2013 (AV-302)
Excel is “the” analytical tool in Microsoft’s suite for advanced analysts. Of course, you know that...
Dejan Sarka (Dejan Sarka s.p.)
Advanced Spatial Analysis: Beyond Bubble Charts (AAT-200)
In this session, we will explore some advanced spatial analysis techniques, including clustering,...
Jason Horner (DigitalGlobe)
An Introduction to Predictive Modeling (AAT-101)
This session will show you how to solve a real-world data mining problem by demonstrating the...
Carlos Bossy (Quanta Intelligence)
Analytics and OLTP Systems: Is Hekaton a Game-Changer? (SA-102)
BI professionals know that the workloads of analytic applications are very different than those of...
Todd McDermid (Moulding and Millwork)
BI in Windows Azure Virtual Machines: From Creation to User Access (SA-303-M)
Running BI workloads in Windows Azure Virtual Machines can present a whole new world of challenges....
Chuck Heinzelman (Microsoft)
Big Data and the Challenge of Unstructured Information Analysis (BD-204)
Unstructured data has always posed a series of unique challenges for traditional methods of...
Mark Davis (Dell, Inc.)
Big Data Mining with Mahout (AAT-301)
Mahout is a machine learning library, supported in HDinsight. HDInsight is the Microsoft service...
Paco Gonzalez (SolidQ)
Bridging the Gap Between Decision Makers and Advanced Analytics (AAT-302)
Along with big data, advanced analytics has been enjoying quite a bit of buzz recently. However,...
Anil Kaul (AbsolutData)
Building an Effective Data Warehouse Architecture (SA-103)
You’re a DBA, and your boss asks you to determine if a data warehouse would help the company. So...
James Serra (Microsoft)
Business Insight through Cloud-Based Data Models (SA-201)
It is common for power users and data scientists to start mocking up their analysis in Excel. As...
Javier Guillen (BlueGranite)
Creating an End-to-End Power View Reporting Solution (ID-100)
Power View enables you to create eye-popping visualizations within SharePoint and Excel 2013. It...
Devin Knight (Pragmatic Works)
Data Analysis in Excel and Power BI for Office 365 (AV-203-M)
Join us as we explore how to easily discover, analyze, and visualize any type of data with new...
Michael Tejedor (Microsoft)
Data Science Master Class: Exploring More Exotic Patterns in Data (AAT-199-P)
What’s the connection between random walks and gas-powered refrigerators? Attend this...
Mark Whitehorn (University of Dundee)
Data Visualization Deep Dive with Power View in Power BI (AV-306-M)
In this session, we’ll take a deep dive into Power View, Microsoft’s interactive data visualization...
Will Thompson (Microsoft)
DataViz You Thought You Couldn't Do with SSRS (ID-301)
Despite SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) being a very flexible and adaptable tool when it comes...
Jason Thomas (BlueGranite)
DAX from the Field: Real-World Case Studies (AV-300)
The Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) formula language is still relatively new to many BI...
Alberto Ferrari (Sqlbi)
Deep Dive into Power Query Formula Language (AV-400-M)
Microsoft Power Query for Excel includes a powerful query engine and a formula language that...
Matt Masson (Microsoft),
Theresa Palmer-Boroski (Microsoft)
Deploying Hadoop in the Cloud (BD-301-M)
Big data and the cloud offer unparalleled opportunities for compute elasticity and deployment model...
Lara Rubbelke (Microsoft)
DNA Sequencing Analysis in the Cloud (BD-203-M)
DNA sequencing analysis is a form of life sciences research that has the potential to lead to a...
Maxim Lukiyanov (Microsoft),
Wu Feng (Virginia Tech)
Enterprise BI Architecture with Power BI (SA-205)
Power BI is Microsoft's exciting new self-service business intelligence (BI) solution delivered...
Rod Colledge (DWS)
ETL: Avoiding Costly Mistakes (SA-203)
In this session, we will review a list of common costly mistakes we make when designing and...
Rafael Salas (Intellinet)
Fighting Global Cybercrime and BotNets using Power BI and Big Data (BD-302-M)
BotNets and cybercrime are by their very nature big data problems. The Microsoft Cybercrimes Center...
Zoe Krumm (Microsoft),
Sanjay Soni (Microsoft)
Growth Hacking Using Data (AAT-305)
A data-driven atmosphere in the company is key because the best decisions come from well-analyzed...
Elena Verna (SurveyMonkey)