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ACE Training: Webinars

FREE Webinar; next webinar TBC; New Zealand Time Zone

These webinars are hosted by ACE Training in New Zealand. Use the Contact Me form to let me know what topics you'd like to see covered in the next webinar.

In the meantime, catch up on past webinars:

Auckland Power BI and Analytics User Group

FREE; August 18, 5:00pm-7:00pm; Microsoft, Auckland, New Zealand

Collaborate and Share Power BI through Teams

Teams and Power BI work really well together - there are lots of ways to integrate the two apps.

In this session, we'll discuss the various reasons to use Power BI in Teams and what are the best ways:

  • to create, edit and find Power BI content for yourself

  • to collaborate with other report authors

  • to gather feedback from report users or managers

  • to make it easy for end-users to find and consume the published report

49th One Stop Update for the Accountant in Business

PAID; Auckland, Wellington

One Stop Power BI Update

Wellington, NZ; 20-21 October, 2021

Auckland, NZ; 27-28 October, 2021

Integrating Power BI to maximise business process efficiency

Incorporating Power BI into day-to-day tasks

New developments in Power BI to further inform business decisions

Increasing the speed of information and data reporting

Streamlining data to facilitate connections with other business departments

Learning to make Power BI work with your requirements

Difinity Conference

PAID; November 1-2; Auckland, New Zealand

Accessible Power BI: Visualization Tips and Tricks

Design for accessibility: In this session we'll talk about the importance of accessibility and share tips and tools to make your Power BI reports accessible and user friendly.

We'll cover a range of topics, including:

  • Power BI themes - colours, font sizes and external resources to help you learn best practices

  • Mobile friendly reports - design for the device as well as the person using Power BI mobile view and app

  • Visualization formatting techniques - good practice tips and hidden secrets of visualization formatting that will make your reports easier to read

  • Dynamic titles - let users know what they're looking at with simple DAX and conditional formatting